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Clinical Research Ambassador Group (CRAG), Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust

Group type: 3. Institution or initiative-specific

Contact details

Named contact: Teresa Melody

Email address: teresa.melody@heartofengland.nhs.uk

Telephone: 0121 424 2966

Address:

Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust

Clinical Research Ambassador Group

Heartlands Hospital

Bordesley Green East

Birmingham

B9 5SS

Remit of the group

The Clinical Research Ambassador Group (CRAG), based at the Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust consists of patients or relatives who have experience of being treated by the Trust, or people who live locally.

CRAG supports research being carried out by the Trust, from commenting on information sheets to helping to develop research proposals. To date, CRAG has provided input into various research proposals, both mental and physical health.

Frequency of meetings

4 times per year

Who can consult the group?

Researchers within Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust.

Website

www.heartofengland.nhs.uk/research/patient-public-involvement-ppi-crag-2

Publications

N/A

More about the group (optional)

CRAG is a new group.