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Opportunity details

Impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on self-care: Perspectives of people with rheumatoid arthritis

The University of Southampton are studying how COVID19 is affecting those with rheumatoid arthritis.

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This study is in partnership with the University of British Columbia in Canada, whose research assessed barriers and facilitators to carrying out self-care interventions to help people with rheumatoid arthritis.

Now we are looking to find out how the impact of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) on self-care for rheumatoid arthritis is similar and different between Canada and the UK. We will carry out one-to-one, online discussions to explore themes indicated by our Canadian partners from a UK perspective

Date from

21st July 2020

Date to

14th September 2020


School of Health Sciences, University of Southampton

At Health Sciences everything we do is powered by world-class research. In a culture of collaboration, discovery and excellence, we pioneer advances in clinical practice and shape the future of healthcare delivery.

We provide a first-class environment for cutting edge research to prepare tomorrow’s nurses, physiotherapists, midwives, occupational therapists, clinical physiologists and podiatrists to shape and advance practice across the world.


UBC PPI consultee information sheet_v3.docx



Ear nose and throat


UK wide

Involvement type:

Identifying and prioritising

What support is offered?

Online discussion of self-management


£20 Marks & Spencer's voucher


As above

Can the work be done from home?


Suitable for a beginner?