Support Available

If you would like to get involved with patient and public involvement in research there is lots of support available.

INVOLVE, the national advisory group for public involvement in NHS, public health and social care research, have a Learning and Development webpage which contains information about training, learning and development for public involvement aimed patients and the public.

Futurelearn also provide a number of online courses available which you might find useful, including:

https://www.futurelearn.com/courses/clinical-research
https://www.futurelearn.com/courses/informed-health-consumer
https://www.futurelearn.com/courses/the-science-of-medicines

There are also some face-to-face training courses offered locally, contact Research.PPI@uhcw.nhs.uk for availability.

If you require specific support for taking part in PPI activities, require specific training and/or support which is not covered by existing resources please contact Research.PPI@uhcw.nhs.uk.