Patient Representative - Join our Experimental Cancer Medicine Centre Network Steering Committee
If you're interested in the development of new cancer medicies, we have an exciting opportunity to become a member of a new steering committee.
Opportunity deadline: Sunday 1 October
Opportunity start date: February 2018
Payment and expenses: We will cover reasonable travel expenses in line with our policy, and there will be an optional honoraria of £80 for attendance at Committee meetings.
We want to ensure that the patient voice is represented on a new committee for our Experimental Cancer Medicine Centres (ECMC), which aims to speed up the development of new cancer medicine and other interventions to really benefit patients.
The ECMC Network Steering Committee has oversight of the activities of the ECMCs. We are looking for a person affected by cancer who could provide critical and constructive feedback to join the Committee as a patient representative.
- Prepare for and attend the annual Network Steering Committee meeting in London
- Represent people affected by cancer
- Consider how the work of the ECMCs fits with the network's research strategy and is helping to drive patient benefit
- Ensure the network is robust in terms of its objectives, performance measures and research priorities in delivering cancer treatments by reviewing documents and reports and contributing to discussions at the meeting.
You'll get training and an induction before taking part, with full support available from a member of the team before and during meetings.
For more information about the ECMC network, please visit our website.
To find out more about the role and apply, please get in touch with us by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 0203 469 8777.