Patient involvement opportunities

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Want to speak to us about any opportunity you've seen?

Get in touch if you'd like to know more about any of the opportunities you see on this page, or if you have any questions about patient involvement and how you can get started. We'd love to hear from you.

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Here are the current patient involvement opportunities you can take part in 

Working with you gives us invaluable insights that can help develop our work, accelerate our progress and save lives. 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. We regularly update this page, so please come again to visit soon.

Telephone interview – Have you needed legal advice as a result of a cancer diagnosis or treatment?

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Have you felt you needed any legal advice as a result of a cancer diagnosis or treatment (yourself or your loved ones) in the last 18 months? By sharing your experience, you will help us improve our offer for people affected by cancer. 

Online panel member – Join our pilot Online Insights Panel for people affected by cancer

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Take part in our pilot to trial an Online Insights Panel that will give people affected by cancer flexible opportunities to influence our work as it develops.  

Survey – Share your views on the future of cancer care

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Share your views on the biggest challenges and opportunities facing UK health systems over the coming 20 years.

Share your idea - What are the biggest challenges in cancer research?

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Make sure patient and carer perspectives shape the next set of questions for our innovative research funding initiative, Grand Challenge.  

Survey - Give your feedback on the 'Discover your role in Health and Care Research Wales' Document

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Health and Care Research Wales wants to make sure that future research is developed as a joint venture between the public, researchers, and people working in health and care. They would like your views on the ambitions they have laid out.

Peer Reviewer - Journal of Research Involvement and Engagement

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Become a peer reviewer for the world’s leading journal on patient/carer/public involvement in health and social care research. 

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

Can you review draft versions of our new pages to help us make sure the information we provide is engaging and useful for those who need it.

What cancer science questions would you like answered?

Our experts are dedicated to bringing you the latest findings, from the lab bench to clinical trials. But do you have a burning question that we haven’t answered? In our Science Surgery series, you can take our survey and submit the questions you'd like answered by our expert team. 

Become a Media Volunteer

Share your story to help people understand cancer better and raise awareness about our research and campaigns.

Become a Cancer Campaigns Ambassador

Persuade politicians to support cancer research, prevention, early diagnosis, and treatments.