How you can get involved - Patients / Public Involvement

What is a Clinical Trial?

Please click here for NHS information on Clinical Trials, including what to consider if you are interested in taking part in health research. 

https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/clinical-trials/

CFT Research Team studies currently recruiting

Please follow the link for a brief summary of studies currently recruiting in Cornwall, with contact details for each study. 

CFT Research Team Recruiting Study Summary May 2019 

Find out about studies currently recruiting across the UK

The National Institute for Health Research run the UK Clinical Trials Gateway, through which you can search for research currently recruiting in the UK:

https://www.ukctg.nihr.ac.uk/

Become a Patient Research Ambassador

The role of Patient Research Amabssadors is to help people in their local area find out about and take part

in clinical research.  Please click on the link below for further information. 

PRA Role Specification

Public Involvement in Research

There are opportunities for members of the public to get actively involved in research, such as identifying priorities for research, aiding development of clear information about research, interviewing research participants and carrying out some research activities.   Please click on the link below for more information, including opportunities currently available:

https://www.nihr.ac.uk/patients-and-public/

https://www.peopleinresearch.org/public-involvement/

https://www.peopleinresearch.org/view-opportunities/