Have you ever been in a clinical trial or wanted to participate in one? Would you like an opportunity to share your thoughts on the clinical trials process? If so, the opportunity to serve on a Patient Advisory Board might be for you!
The Center for Information and Study on Clinical Research Participation (CISCRP) is a non-profit organization based in the United States, dedicated to engaging the public and patients as partners in the clinical research process. To advance this mission, CISCRP regularly conducts Patient Advisory Board meetings where patients have an opportunity to provide feedback on various clinical research topics.
CISRP are seeking participants who must be able to commit to attend 2 virtual meetings and one face-to-face meeting in the US. Participants must;
- have reliable access to a computer with internet, a microphone, a camera
- speak fluent English
- be aged over 18
Travel expenses will be reimbursed (airfare must be economy and all costs including accommodation will need to be pre-approved prior to booking - travel insurance will not be reimbursed). In addition participants will receive the equivalent in local currency of $50.00 USD per hour in appreciation for their time.
In each meeting, participants will provide feedback on ways to potentially improve the clinical research process. Topics will involve;
- ways to enhance the informed consent process
- ways to better label study medications
- how to raise awareness of and involvement in clinical trials.
To apply: Please fill out this brief online survey by August 5, 2016