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    Lay REC members: patient and public
    • Joan Kirkbride, Director of Operations
    • Other Contributors:
      • Professor Andrew George (NREAP Chair)

    The Health Research Authority (HRA) is fully supportive of, and strongly encourages, the involvement of patients and the public as active partners in all aspects of the research process. Such involvement produces high quality ethical research consistent with the HRA's mission to 'protect and promote the interests of patients and the public in health research'. The HRA will shortly launch a three-month consultation on its...

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