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Patients and the public

There are many different ways that you can get involved in clinical research in the North Thames network. These include:

  • Taking part in a research study, either as a healthy volunteer or as a patient.
  • Helping our partners decide what research to fund
  • Giving guidance and feedback on the design of a research study and information for participants
  • Sharing your experience of research if you have been a participant
  • Becoming a Patient Research Ambassador.

Find out about opportunities to take part

If you are interested in taking part in research, or would like to find out more about what is involved, you can visit the UK Clinical Trials Gateway.

If you are a patient, you can also ask the healthcare professional caring for you about local opportunities.


If you would like to find out more about opportunities in the North Thames network please email Christine Menzies at