Jackie Barreau: On The Value of Patient Involvement in Research

Jackie Barreau on patient involvement in medical research

Recently, we participated in a 4 week online course through Stanford Medicine X run by Dr Larry Chu and Dr Amy Price called “Partnering with the patients and the public in medical research” . It provided a nice introduction to topics like consumerism in healthcare, what can be gained...

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Paratus Clinical joins our tribe committed to engaging people in research

Paratus Clinical

We are excited to announce Paratus Clinical has joined the tribe of organisations committed, like Research4Me, to taking action to increase the engagement and involvement of patients, caregivers and the public in clinical trials. Up to 80% of clinical trials struggle to recruit enough participants, causing delays and trial...

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Research4Me welcomes ARCS commitment to patient engagement

ARCS

Research4Me and ARCS Australia have signed a Memorandum of Understanding, committing to taking action to increase the engagement and involvement of patients, caregivers and the public in health and medical research. The lived experience of patients and caregivers dealing with the health issues researchers are studying, as well as...

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Research Case Study: The ENDIA study – consumer engagement in practice – Part 2

Engagement in the ENDIA study Bill and Kelly

Recently, we spoke with Kelly (part of the research team) and Bill (a dad with type 1 diabetes) about consumer engagement in the ENDIA study, Australia’s largest study into the cause of type 1 diabetes, as a path to improve study recruitment, engagement and retention. In Part 1 of this...

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Research Case Study: The ENDIA study – consumer engagement in practice – Part 1

ENDIA study interview with Bill and Kelly

A couple of months ago, Kelly McGorm joined our Facebook group and we started up a conversation about her work recruiting for, and supporting the people participating in the ENDIA Study.  The ENDIA study is Australia’s largest study into the cause of type 1 diabetes and is currently recruiting...

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Last chance for a free registration to ACTA2018 29-30Nov18 in Sydney.

ACTA Summit 2018 Free ticket

In case you missed our social media anouncements, we’ve been promoting the opportunity for a health consumer to get a free registration to come along to the ACTA clinical trials summit 29-30Nov18 in Sydney next week. Our Events and Current Opportunities pages can tell you more about the conference,...

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Research Case Study: Partnering with Health Consumers In Analysis of Research To Improve Hospital Test Result Management – Part 1: A Researcher’s Perspective

Sharing stories is so important for developing greater community and researcher awareness and capacity for working together. So when we heard about a workshop involving health consumers in the analysis of research results a couple of months ago, we asked if the researcher and health consumers involved would be...

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An experiment to teach young children about clinical trials & what it I learnt doing it

Teaching Children About CTs

Each August, Science Week runs across Australia. It is an opportunity to raise the profile of and engage people in science and research, from small grass roots events to large scale citizen science projects. This includes teaching children, who will be our next generation of STEM leaders. As a...

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PExS2018 Part 3(Final): Getting Patients & Researchers Working Together

Working Together

In the 3rd and final wrap of the workshop we held at the NSW Patient Experience Symposium (#PExS2018), we cover what Anthony Brown, Executive Director of Health Consumers NSW (HCNSW) shared in his overview of HCNSW, their interest in research, and getting researchers and patients working together, based on the...

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Our learnings from the SLHD Patient & Family Symposium

SLHD Patient and Family Symposium

Sydney Local Health District (SLHD) are in the midst of their Innovation Week 2018. They chose to kick off the week with a Patient and Family Symposium, highlighting the importance of keeping patients and their families as the focus for their activities. Given our interest in patient engagement, we...

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