Knowledge 2 Connect: Empowering Patient Engagement in Research: Bridging Theory and Practice through
PAWO (Patient Advisory Council for Scientific Research @ Ghent University Hospital) actively involves (former) patients, relatives, caregivers, and others in all aspects of scientific research. (Patients and relatives bring a unique perspective to scientific research.)
During Knowledge 2 Connect, you will discover:
- The essence of patient participation in research and its profound benefits for patients, researchers, and the research itself.
- The origin story of PAWO and its members today
- How PAWO can become an invaluable partner in your research projects
After this introduction, two patients will share their experiences through inspiring testimonials.
Guest speaker: Wendy Van de Velde (Patiënten Adviesraad voor Wetenschappelijk Onderzoek [PAWO])