NICE Committee Lay member: skin tumours including melanoma

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About this opportunity

NICE are setting up a committee to create guidance and recommendations about the best types of treatment, support and services for people affected by skin cancer. They want the issues that are important to patients to shape the project and are looking for people with relevant experience to join the group to share their views.

Lay members are experts by experience and have the same status as other committee members. The role will involve reviewing topic information and the draft guidance to check the interests of patients are considered. You will also make sure the views, experiences and interests of patients and carers are taken into account by the committee.

Closing date: CLOSED

Location: Meetings will take place in central London or Manchester

Payment and Expenses: Payment and expenses will be covered in line with NICE’s guidance. Further information can be found here

Time commitment: Meetings for the committee will take place from April 2020 and will happen every 6 weeks for a period of 2 years. Each meeting will last for 1 day.

Support offered: A named member of the NICE public involvement team will be available throughout your time in the role, to offer help and support. You will be offered training and guidance to make sure you feel confident on the committee, as well as regular chats with your named contact.


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