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Opportunity details

Patient Advisory Group Members

We are looking for people who have had an amputation to join our patient advisory group.

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Full description:

The Improving Psychological Preparedness for amputation surgery (Pre-Amp) study is a National Institute for Health Research funded study
The project aims to explore and improve how patients are currently prepared for amputation surgery. We are looking for four amputees to join the projects patient advisory group. This group will help to shape all aspects of the research – from the types of questions we ask, to the way we share our findings. Full support and training will be provided.

Date from

16th September 2020

Date to

16th October 2020


Pre-Amp Study, De Montfort University

The Pre-Amp study is being conducted by researchers from the Institute of Allied Health Sciences Research at De Montfort University Leicester. You can find out more about the university here:


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Health services and health delivery


UK wide

Involvement type:

All of research

What support is offered?

We will be offering training by the research team as well as access to any relevant courses run by De Montfort University. A buddying system will be offered within the patient advisory group.


£150 per day


We will pay for any travel required and reimburse any subsistence costs associated with any travel

Can the work be done from home?


Suitable for a beginner?


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