We advise researchers, consumers and community members on the how and why of implementing consumer and community involvement.
We bring together consumers, community members and researchers to make decisions about health research priorities, policy and practice.
We support consumer and community involvement to become standard practice in health research.
We promote the community ‘voice’ in health research through our services, resources, events and training programs.
Are you aged 14 – 21 years old? Have you attended a children’s hospital emergency department for asthma, pneumonia, Bell’s Palsy, a head or neck injury (including concussion) or seizures in the past 3 years?
Researchers at the Perth Children’s Hospital Emergency Department are looking for 2 young people to provide advice on their research as Consumer Representatives.
If you have experience of going to an emergency department at a children’s hospital, your help is needed!Find out more
Are you interested in technology that can predict a person’s risk of diseases such as heart attack or the chance of survival from cancer?
Researchers at the Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research are developing technology that uses genetic testing to predict a person’s risk of developing a wide range of common diseases as well as a patient’s chance of survival from cancers. They want to hear your thoughts about it!Find out more
Researchers from the Ear Science Institute want to bring together 25 people for a community conversation on the links between hearing loss, mental health and dementia. They are interested in hearing from people who live with hearing loss and a mental health diagnosis such as depression, anxiety, dementia or Alzheimer's. Carers are most welcome. The…
One of Australia’s top medical researchers, Professor Ian Frazer AC, has called on Australians to consider what they want of health care in the future given the rapid development of …Read more