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Opportunity details

Join our Lay Advisory Group

Involvement in the research activities of London IVD Co-op in the area of point-of-care diagnostics

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Full description:

Are you interested in health research involving the design, utility and cost-effectiveness of new diagnostic tests in the NHS? We have an exciting opportunity to become a member of our Lay Advisory Group. We are looking for members who could provide critical and constructive feedback to join us. You will be an active member of our Advisory Group and bring your experience as patient/carer representing patient voice in our decision-making process.

Date from

12th November 2019

Date to

21st November 2020


NIHR London In Vitro Diagnostics Co-operative

We are an academic group based within the NHS. We collaborate widely with industry and research groups to develop safe, user-friendly and cost-effective diagnostic devices for use by the NHS. We are particularly interested in tests that are portable/handheld tests that give rapid results (point of care), which can transform patient experiences and their quality of lives.





All of health care


All of England

Involvement type:

All of research

What support is offered?

Training on Patient and Public Involvement, Access to Imperial College Network , Dedicated PPI lead


As per Imperial PPI payment policy – £25/hour of involvement.


Travel expenses and other agreed out of pocket expenses will be reimbursed

Can the work be done from home?


Suitable for a beginner?