Involvement Opportunities

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If you have any questions about any of the opportunities listed, please contact us, we'd love to hear from you.

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Your Opportunities

You'll find a variety of opportunities below to get involved and help us beat cancer sooner. Whether you've got lots of time to spare or only a little, and whatever your experience of cancer, we hope you'll find an opportunity that interests you. 

Survey – Help us make our opportunities more accessible and inclusive

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Have you ever shared details about your cancer experience to help Cancer Research UK? Tell us what this was like for you, and help us make the process easier and more inclusive. We want to reach people from all backgrounds to gather insight from anyone who has been affected by cancer. 

Patient Sounding Board – Join an advisory panel to inform and shape our work

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As a Sounding Board member, you’ll inform and influence our work across a wide range of activity, making sure that what we do reflects the needs and priorities of people affected by cancer. Join us for a unique opportunity to input on a broad range of projects, using your experience of cancer to make a difference.

Web reviewer - Help us review our ‘Causes of Cancer’ webpages

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Our website contains lots of information on the causes of cancer, which we update regularly. To make sure the information we provide is engaging and useful for those who need it, we’d like to hear your thoughts.

Survey - Help shape our ‘About Cancer’ information

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Our ‘About Cancer’ information pages receive 20 million visitors a year. Take our short survey and help us understand what our readers need so we can develop cancer information that’s accessible, engaging, and impactful.

Patient Representative - Join our group to discuss new ways to pay for cancer drugs

Manchester Patient Representative

Do you care about giving patients access to the best cancer treatments? We’re funding a study in Manchester to look at different ways the NHS could pay for new cancer drugs. So we’re looking for a Patient Representative to join the steering group. Meetings will take place in London and Manchester.

Discussion Group - Help us improve how we share ovarian cancer trial results

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We know that many people who take part in clinical trials want to hear the results. But we don't know the best way of doing this. We want to test different ways of communicating results to women taking part in an ovarian cancer trial. If you've had ovarian cancer and taken part in a clinical trial (or are currently), we’d like your help.