Details for the DCU PPI Ignite 2019/2020 PPI in research seminar series are now available. Following the success of the 2018/2019 seminar series another series of four seminars will be run this year.
Seminar 1: The who, what, why and how of PPI
Speakers: Gary Hickey (INVOLVE) and Mark Bracken (Peer Researcher Dublin Simon Community)
Date: Nov 14th, 10:00-13:30
Seminar 2: Writing a lay abstract
Speakers: Sean Driver (The National Adult Literacy Agency) and Lucy Whiston (DCU PPI Ignite)
Date: Dec 12th, 13:00-14:00
Format: This will include attendees working in small groups to make an existing abstract easier to read. Members of research teams (research, patient, public, clinician) can submit an abstract to work on during this session to firstname.lastname@example.org by Dec 5th.
Seminar 3: Budgeting for PPI
Speaker: Lucy Whiston (DCU PPI Ignite)
Date: January 16th, 13:00-14:00
Seminar 4: The role and perspective of patient charities in PPI
Speaker: Avril Kennan (Health Research Charities Ireland)
Date: February 6th, 13:00-14:00
A number of patient and public bursaries will be available for each seminar. Further detail is provided on the registration page for each seminar.