Read about how CCHRN are working to involve consumers in COVID-19 research and find out how you can contribute

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The Consumer and Community Health Research Network is for people who share an interest in consumer and community involvement in research.

The Network was established for consumers, community members and researchers to:

  • Raise awareness of the value of consumer and community involvement
  • Share information about events, training opportunities and hot topics
  • Promote opportunities to be involved in research
  • Provide a link between different groups
  • Hear about the activities of the Consumer and Community Health Research Network

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Involvement opportunities

We are committed to ensuring consumers and community members are supported to have the confidence and knowledge to contribute effectively to research. There are many ways to have a ‘say’ about research. You may decide to participate in an event or use your skills and experience to apply for a position on a research project. See current opportunities below.

Current Involvement Opportunities

Applications close 10 April 2020

Prehospital, Resuscitation and Emergency Care Research Unit Community Reference Group

The Prehospital, Resuscitation and Emergency Care Research Unit (PRECRU) is based in the School of Nursing, Midwifery and Paramedicine at Curtin University

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Applications close 10 April 2020

Using Video Technology to improve Cancer Diagnosis Research Buddies

Researchers at Fiona Stanley Hospital and Murdoch University are working on an exciting project which could help early diagnosis of cancer by combining the latest video technology and pathology

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Applications close 24 April 2020

Mental health intervention for older adults with chronic health conditions

Are you over 65 and have a chronic health condition? Do you have an interest in mental health?

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We offer a range of training workshops for researchers, consumers and community members to promote partnerships that will actively involve consumers and community members in research.

Our workshops have been developed in direct response to queries from researchers, funding bodies, government and non-government organisations:

Any Training Workshops currently scheduled will appear in Involvement Opportunities above. Alternatively, find out more about our workshops or customised training options below.

Consumer Training Researcher Training