How do we begin the conversation about research involvement with patients and the public? This new PPI toolkit helps health research charities and others starting on the journey to tackle this challenge. It offers particular guidance on facilitating a first workshop with PPI contributors. It was developed in partnership by TCD PPI Ignite, HRCI and […]
All available publications either created or contributed to by HRCI (formerly MRCG) are listed here, by publication date. You may wish to use one of the sub-categories on the left of this page to narrow down your results.
We have launched the 2019 HRCI Annual Report, which gives an overview of our many activities last year. If you are interested in our Joint Funding Scheme with the Health Research Board, in the Irish Health Research Forum, in patient and public involvement (PPI) in research or in our advocacy activities, jump in and […]
Rare diseases are characterised by their relatively low prevalence (less than 1 in 2,000 people in the EU). To have a rare disease is to have a condition that often goes undiagnosed for years. Doctors may never have seen the condition before and hospital diagnostic services may struggle to find the rare disease presented by […]
Do patients and the public trust researchers with their health data? In 2019 we held a small workshop with patients and members of the public to capture their views on how they wish their data to be treated, for the purposes of health research. Download our pdf to see the results of our findings. Do […]
Click here to download a copy of the guide HRCI has partnered with the Charities Research Involvement Group in the UK, to produce guidance on PPI in Industry. The guide was launched in September 2019 and focuses on how to overcome the issues that health research charities often face when encouraging or participating in industry-led […]
Members Posters from ‘The MRCG at 21: Looking to the Future of Health Research’ For this conference, Members were given the opportunity to create one-page introductory posters, describing their organisations, areas and topics they are currently researching, and how they benefit from their membership of HRCI. These were printed at A1 size and displayed at […]
Our Latest Report, and the first under the banner of the Health Research Charities Ireland. Click to view it on screen or download it.