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2 Apr 2020 - Building Research Partnerships Workshop

Event Date: 

*Unfortunately due to requirements for additional capacity within the PHA to address the containment stage of COVID-19, the PHA have had to move key staff to other COVID-19 related duties and therefore to address the resulting capacity issue we will have to postpone this event*


What: Involving the Public in the Design and Conduct of Research: Building Research Partnerships

Where: Grosvenor House, Glengall Street, Belfast

When: Thursday 2 April 2020 

What is it?

This free workshop will look at practical ways to involve patients and the public as partners (PPI) in the research process. It will explore the issues related to becoming and being a member of the public involved in research and the role of researchers in facilitating this involvement.

Who is it for?

Patients, carers and members of the public who are interested in getting involved in research and researchers interested in involving patients, carers and the public in their research.

How long is it?

1-day workshop from 9.30am until 4.00pm

What will I get out of it?

  • As a patient, carer or member of the public, you will gain an understanding of what it means to be involved in research at each stage of the research process.
  • As a researcher, you will gain an understanding of how patients, carers and the public can get involved in research, practical tips, the opportunity to share your research expertise and build research partnerships.

For more details see the flyer and to apply complete the online application form

The closing date for applications is 23 March 2020.