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Public reviewing with the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR)

Lakshini Mendis

Now available – An interactive course for new and experienced reviewers of health and social care research, which has been produced by a team of public reviewers and patient and public involvement professionals with the NIHR.

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Friday 18th January 2019

The course covers reviewing in all contexts for NIHR research funding programmes, plus skills and activities required at different levels and stages of research.

It is designed for public contributors who are committee members as well as public reviewers.

Researchers may also find this resource useful when writing research funding applications. It can be used as a tool to understand how to get your Patient and Public Involvement right first time!

The course is online and freely available.

Who’s it for?

  • Public contributors who have been asked to provide feedback on a research document or sit on committee that assess several research documents.
  • Public contributors who are new to reviewing and those who want to know more.
  • Researchers, research managers and funders who want to understand what makes good Patient and Public Involvement and the public perspective.

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