About the event
The Yorkshire and Humber Public Involvement community group are running their second event on Thursday 10th November 2016.
The theme for the event is Diversity & Equality with speakers and facilitators from INVOLVE and The Department of Health. There will be plenty of time to network and share best practice including opportunity to discuss any issues and current challenges.
There will also be updates on developments since our last event in 2015.
Who is it for?
The event is aimed at members of the public who would like to get involved in research or have a particular interest in learning more.
10.45-11.00 Ice Breaker
11.00-11.30 The Future of Public Involvement and the importance of Diversity & Equality (Simon Denegri, NIHR National Director for Patients and the Public and Chair, INVOLVE)
11:30-12:00 NIHR Voices: Role and Objectives
During this time, Public Involvement groups will be showcasing their work on stalls. There will be an offers and opportunities table for attendees to find and leave information about other Public Involvement groups and opportunity to explore the YH Public Involvement Community site.
13.30-14.15 Update from NIHR Voices 2015
- Peer Support - Delia Muir
- Participatory Methods - Claire Marsh
- Making Public Involvement Normal - Maggie Peat
14:15-15:15 Diversity and Equality Workshop - Paula Wray (INVOLVE) & Ade Adebajo (Department of Health)
15:15-15:45 Summary of workshop and outputs
15:45 Closing comments