New resources available to support NIHR staff in spreading the word about research The NIHR is pleased to announce the launch of a new package of resources to support NIHR staff in raising awareness of research amongst non-research clinical and care staff. It also provides resources for staff to support […]
NEW Public member recruitment 2017
NEW Public member recruitment 2017 An opportunity for members of the public to get involved in advisory panels The National Institute for Health Research Central Commissioning Facility (NIHR CCF) is currently looking for members of the public to join the following panels: Invention for Innovation (i4i) programme One member on […]
Opportunity: Co-Chair to the CLAHRC EoE Patient and Public Involvement Coordinating Group
CLAHRC East of England (EoE) are seeking a Co-Chair for our Patient and Public Involvement (PPI) Coordinating Group We are committed to ensuring that the public, patients, carers and service users are integral to our work, and play an active role as partners. To support this, we would like to appoint a […]
Public members sought for Public Involvement Virtual Involvement Network
The Public Involvement Virtual Involvement Network (PIVIN) is looking for public members The NIHR Evaluation, Trials and Studies Coordinating Centre (NETSCC) oversees five research programmes that fund health, public health and social care research studies. The Public Involvement Virtual Involvement Network (PIVIN) has just been launched. The role of PIVIN is to: support […]
Do you have end of life care experience? Can you help with a new survey?
Do you have end of life care experience? Can you help with a new survey? The Co-Care project: research into volunteer-led support for caregivers This project is supported by the National Council for Palliative Care (NCPC) and Dying Matters. Funded by the National Institute of Health Research (NIHR), researchers from […]
Exploring barriers to public engagement by UK researchers: research results
Exploring barriers to public engagement by UK researchers: research results A national survey in 2015 into the factors that affect public engagement by researchers across the UK shows there has been a positive shift in researchers’ understanding and attitudes to public engagement over the past ten years. This shift represents […]
Workshop on Public Engagement and Animal Research: dispelling myths, being open.
Date: Tuesday 24 February Time: 2pm – 4.30pm Venue: Seminar Room 6, Clinical School, Cambridge Biomedical Campus This workshop, led by Dr Bella Williams, Head of Engagement at Understanding Animal Research, outlines the Concordat on Openness on Animal Research and provides advice and practical information on how best to talk about […]