DCU PPI Ignite 2019/2020 Public Patient in Research Seminar Series

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

Registration: https://dcu-ppi-ignite-seminar1.eventbrite.com

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 ppi@dcu.ie by Dec 5th.

Registration: https://dcu-ppi-ignite-seminar2.eventbrite.com

Seminar 3: Budgeting for PPI

Speaker: Lucy Whiston (DCU PPI Ignite)

Date: January 16th, 13:00-14:00

Registration: https://dcu-ppi-ignite-seminar3.eventbrite.com

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

Registration: https://dcu-ppi-ignite-seminar4.eventbrite.com

A number of patient and public bursaries will be available for each seminar. Further detail is provided on the registration page for each seminar.