04 February 2014
Memory Research Register
Memory Research Register goes live
AWP Research and Development are delighted to announce launch of
the Memory Research Register (MRR) on Tuesday 4 February.
Joining the register allows people with memory problems and
carers to express an interest in taking part in research and to
give their permission for a member of the register team to contact
them about suitable studies.
People have a choice about taking part in any of the
studies offered and can withdraw from the register at any
AWP is piloting the Memory Register in the Bristol area, before
rolling it out to the South Gloucestershire, Swindon, BANES, North
Somerset and Wiltshire. Although work is beginning in Bristol,
people from anywhere in Avon and Wiltshire can join the
Project Officer Ali Hodges says: "The register will enable
people with memory problems and their families to be involved in
high-quality research and be given opportunities to access new
therapies and treatments.Over the coming weeks, we will be visiting
local service user groups to discuss the register."
AWP is hosting and running the register along with the West of
England Academic Health Science Network (WoE AHSN) and members of
Bristol Health Partners.
If you are interested or want to know more, please contact Jane
Makin on 0117 3784236 or email firstname.lastname@example.org