Blog: Being a Chair and why patients are just as good at it #researchgovernance

A head-hunter has written to me this morning - as they have to many others no doubt - asking whether I know of any good 'research' candidates to Chair a panel looking at research into patient and family experience. My first thought? To ask why the client thinks it's vital for someone with research experience … Continue reading Blog: Being a Chair and why patients are just as good at it #researchgovernance

The devil’s in the manual – health research regulation and public involvement @HRA_Latest

When I was growing up I used to help my Dad do DIY around the house.  Our perennial companion was a thick, hard-bound manual with step-by-step guides on how to do anything and everything.  No job was too big or too small for it.  From replacing a chimney stack to changing a plug. Dad passed … Continue reading The devil’s in the manual – health research regulation and public involvement @HRA_Latest