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We promote the community ‘voice’ in health research.



Publications examining the attitudes of researchers, consumers and community members to different aspects of involvement. Who can be a patient representative? Packer C. Can a health professional represent patient views? International …

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Understanding, measuring and evaluating the impact that consumer and community involvement has on research. Service user reflections on the impact of involvement in research Gordon J, Franklin S, Eltringham SA. …

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The benefits

The benefits of consumer and community involvement for driving changes in policy and practice. Consumer involvement informing health policy and providing framework for effective translation O’Brien MJ, Whitaker RC. The …

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