I am looking for patient and lay representatives to help with the design and implementation of research into new types of imaging used in the assessment of patients with heart attacks (see summary below). I am looking for people who may have suffered heart attacks in the past (or may have friends and relatives who … Read more
Current Listings for Patients Active in Research
We want to encourage patients, carers and the public to get involved with research, from planning what to do to how it is done, what happens to the results and all the steps in between. This helps ensure that medical research focuses on what matters to patients and is carried out in ways that are acceptable to them. Below is a current list of opportunities for patients, carers and members of the public to be actively involved in research at the Oxford Biomedical Research Centre. You can also sign up for a weekly email bulletin of new opportunities as they arise. The Oxford Blood Group encourages patients and members of the public to be involved with the Haematology and Stem Cells theme.
The Jenner Institute, part of the Nuffield Department of Medicine, is looking for healthy volunteers to take part in a trial testing a new vaccine (ChAdOx1 Zika) against Zika. If you are aged 18-50 and are in good health you may be eligible to participate. The trial will involve 10 visits over a period of … Read more
What is the study about? There is growing evidence that schema therapy is effective at bringing about meaningful and lasting change to a person’s psychological wellbeing. We want to understand more about how change occurs. What does it involve? You will be interviewed about your experience of schema therapy. This might involve explaining what you … Read more
• Do you or your child have a rare genetic disease? • Would you like to share your experiences to contribute to a new research study? I am looking for 1-2 patients or carers who would be willing to sit on an Advisory Board for a new study. I am particularly interested in recruiting patients … Read more
Study Title: The effects of a single dose of selegiline on reward and emotional processing in healthy volunteers Looking for: healthy volunteers aged between 18 and 40 years of age for a study investigating the effects of a single dose of a drug called Selegiline on reward and emotional processing. Participants must be healthy, with … Read more
We are recruiting healthy adults aged 30-50 years old to join the Oxford Biobank Study. Contributing to research into conditions such as diabetes, heart disease and obesity. The study will involve a one hour morning visit at OCDEM, Churchill Hospital, Oxford.
Do you have finger joint pain caused by hand osteoarthritis? Are you a woman aged 40-65 and between 1 and 10 years after your menopause? Would you be interested in taking part in the HOPE-e research study of a tablet treatment for hand pain being carried out by the University of Oxford and the Nuffield Orthopaedic … Read more
Study – The effect of short-term overconsumption of specific dietary nutrients on liver and adipose tissue metabolism The purpose of this study is to provide an understanding of the effect that the overconsumption of specific dietary nutrients (e.g. sugars, fats) has on liver and adipose tissue metabolism and function. This will allow us to dissect … Read more
• Do you have experience of treatment resistant depression either as a patient or a carer? • Are you interested in medical research? • Would you like to share your experience and interest to contribute to a new research study? A new research trial is seeking patient and carer members for their Patient Advisory Group. … Read more
People who have had, or currently have, frozen shoulder, and who are willing to share their experience of the condition with researchers either by telephone or at a meeting are sought. We would be grateful to hear from anyone who is willing to provide the valuable patient perspective of frozen shoulder to help us develop … Read more