R&ICurrent projects 

Current projects

Participation in medical research
Qualitative research with healthy volunteers and cardiology patients about motivators, barriers and incentives to participation in medical research.

Teenagers’ information needs
MBRC research fellowship to explore teenagers’ information needs about participating in pharmacogenetics research.

Accessing genetics services for Deaf people
NIHR fellowship to explore linguistic barriers to accessing genetic counselling services for Deaf people.

As the UK and Ireland centre for Orphanet, a web-based information resource on rare diseases and orphan drugs, we facilitate access to high quality information for professionals, patients and the public www.orphanet.co.uk

Current applications

Working with European partners on the Innovative Medicines Initiative 3 call to Foster patient awareness of pharmaceutical innovation.

Kidney Research UK: to explore benefits of multidisciplinary clinics.

Researching women’s views on ‘personalised’ risk for breast cancer.

Citizens’ Jury on young people’s views about free fetal DNA technology

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