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47 opportunities found

Seeking members for patient & public involvement group in statistics research – type 2 diabetes patients & parents with children

Location: East Midlands

To provide valuable insights in statistical research to prevent diabetes and childhood accidents.

NICE Lay member opportunity: suspected neurological conditions

Location: UK wide

We are looking for lay members to join our quality standards advisory committee

Bladder Cancer Survey Review

Location: All of England

We are looking for people with bladder cancer to help us review a survey

Patient Advisory Group for Paediatric Liver Cancer

Location: UK wide

Could you help us to improve the research that we are doing into HB and HCC?

Share your idea – What are the biggest challenges in cancer research?

Location: UK wide

Shape the next set of questions for our innovative funding initiative, Grand Challenge

Patients who participated in clinical trials needed to help on study to reduce burden of trial participation

Location: [Not applicable]

Patients experienced with trials to help design trials to reduce burden of trial participation

Public advisors required for defibrillation study

Location: South Central

Could you help to design a study to find the best defibrillation energy to treat cardiac arrest?

Early markers in breast cancer detection

Location: UK wide

Volunteers are needed to review patient information for this study

Share your thoughts on the use of electronic health records in pancreatic cancer research

Location: UK wide

Share your opinions on using patients’ healthcare records to benefit pancreatic cancer research

Patient and public acceptance of cardiac failure population analysis

Location: All of England

We are looking for individuals to give us their thoughts on our study design

Fetal and neonatal varicella surveillance study proposal

Location: UK wide

Seeking input regarding a proposed study on chickenpox contracted in the womb or first 4 weeks

Lay members required for communicating personalised risk of disease

Location: UK wide

Looking for lay members to support tool development of predictive health risk tool

Mothers and those who smoke needed to help on intervention study about smoking in pregnancy

Location: UK wide

Mothers, preferably who smoke, needed for advice on project designs

Alzheimer’s Society Research Network volunteering

Location: UK wide

Volunteer with our Research Network and use your personal experience of dementia

Focus group: Experiences of attending A&E with suicidal ideation or self-harm

Location: London

We are looking for people who have attended A&E having harmed themselves

Review for the Efficacy and Mechanism Evaluation (EME) Programme

Location: UK wide

People with personal experience of liver transplant sought to review an application for funding

UK-based Public Advisory Group for the Global Surgery Unit

Location: West Midlands

The Global Surgery Unit is looking for individuals from developing countries

Research Ambassadors wanted

Location: South Central

You’ll be an advocate for the amazing research at University Hospital Southampton

Get involved in new research looking at nose bleed treatments

Location: UK wide

Focus group members, study review roles required

Join our committee on vaccine uptake in the general population guideline committee

Location: UK wide

We are looking for lay members to join our guideline committee.

Impact of the Soft Drink Industry Levy – University of Cambridge

Location: UK wide

We are looking for members of the public with a view on the sugar tax.

Edinburgh Clinical Research Facility – Patient Public Involvement Advisory Group

Location: Scotland

We're looking for patients, carers and those with an interest in health research

Colorectal Patient Advisory Group

Location: Scotland

Would you like to share your real life experiences to help shape research?

Malnutrition priority setting survey

Location: All of England

Do you have experience of malnutrition as a patient, an HCP or as a carer?

The East-Midlands Knee Pain Multiple Randomised Controlled Trial Cohort Study

Location: East Midlands

We need your help to develop a nurse-led package of care to reduce osteoarthritis knee pain.

Investigating Musculoskeletal Health and Wellbeing Cohort Study

Location: East Midlands

Help us to understand MSK pain, disability and fraility progression.

Using internet-based exercises aimed at treating osteoarthritis (i-BEAT-OA)

Location: East Midlands

We need your help to test a web based exercise programme to reduce osteoarthritis knee pain.

Help us design and deliver a study on community-based support

Location: East Midlands

Carers of young adults with learning disabilities needed!

CARDIOPHITNESS: Cardiometabolic Health and Pharmacists in Severe Mental Illness

Location: All of England

The role of pharmacy in the physical health of individuals with severe mental illness.

Parents of preschool children needed to help design an antibiotics and antibiotic resistance study

Location: South West

Antibiotics for children: What do you know about antibiotics and antibiotic resistance?

Children’s Liver Disease Foundation Research Hub

Location: UK wide

Help shape research into childhood liver conditions

Public Involvement Panel – Infection & Global Health

Location: North West

Panel members needed to be involved in cutting edge research

Improving outcome measures for patients with cleft lips and/or palates

Location: UK wide

Join a research steering committee to help improve outcomes

Are you a patient/carer with experience of open surgical wounds left to heal from the bottom up?

Location: UK wide

Surgical Wounds Healing by Secondary Intention (SWHSI-2) Trial - Patient and Public

Designing medicines with the needs of the patient in mind

Location: West Midlands

An opportunity for older people and their carers to discuss how to improve the design of medicines

Has your child ever had an ear infection with discharge?

Location: South West

Join our Patient and Public Involvement Group

Are you interested in helping dementia prevention research?

Location: London

Are you aged between 50-85 years old? Have no diagnosis of memory issues? Please join our register

Valuing Quality of Life Outcomes in Heart Failure

Location: All of England

Seeking heart failure patients and their carers to review study documents.

Neurodevelopmental Screening of All Children Born Preterm at 2 Years of Age

Location: South East

Was your child born early (<37 weeks)? Please help us review our research plan.

Guide future research about Problematic Knee Replacements

Location: All of England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales

Patients and carers with experience of problematic knee replacements - HELP US HELP YOU

Meeting – how to design an intervention to support psychological recovery post-critical care

Location: London

ImPROving Psychological Health in Critical CaRE SurvivorS (PROGRESS) Stakeholder Eve

NHS Blood and Transplant Patient and Public Advisory Group (PPAG)

Location: UK wide

Bringing together public / patient insight and experience in NHSBT research.

Using Virtual Simulation to Improve Endovascular Aneurysm Repair: Patient Advisor

Location: London

Opportunity for abdominal aortic aneurysm patient who has undergone Endovascular Aneurysm Repair

Family support in palliative care/advanced illness

Location: UK wide

Is family support done as well as it could be for people with advanced disease/in palliative care?

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