Please login to the form below

Not currently logged in
Email:
Password:

NIHR appoints Simon Denegri to lead public engagement in research

Former AMRC CEO joins as national director for public participation and engagement in research

The UK's National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) has appointed Simon Denegri as the Institute's national director for public participation and engagement in research.

In his new position Denegri will be tasked with encouraging more people to take part in health and social care research in the UK.

This will include giving patients the right information and support to be able to talk to NHS staff about ongoing research into their condition.

Denegri, who is also currently chair of the NIHR's Involve programme, will work closely with NHS organisations, Public Health England, Healthwatch, patient groups and other stakeholders in this new role.

His previous roles include serving as CEO of Ovarian Cancer Action for six months during 2011 and CEO of the Association of Medical Research Charities (AMRC) from 2006 until 2011.

Prior to his role at the AMRC, Denegri was director of corporate communications at the Royal College of Physicians of London from 2003.

23rd March 2012

Share

Featured jobs

Subscribe to our email news alerts

PMHub

Add my company
Say Communications

Influencing positive behaviours and delivering change is what drives us, using thought leadership, education, social and professional engagement and compelling,...

Latest intelligence

The big dilemma in international digital pharma marketing
How to get consistent international marketing while meeting local affiliates’ needs....
Why pharma content marketing campaigns should be agile
Agile pharma content marketing is simply about responding to customer needs, rather than your own whims....
Grabbing your audience*
Highlighting one of our recent pieces of work - a powerful disease awareness film created in partnership with Watchable Films...

Infographics