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Involve is a national advisory body supporting public involvement in NHS, public health and social care research and development.

Consumers in NHS Research Support Unit. 2005. Involving consumers in research and development in the NHS: Briefing notes for researchers. pp. 5 – 6

Consumers Health Forum of Australia. 2001. A guide for consumers doing health research. Canberra

Saunders C, Crossing S, Girgis A and Butow P. 2007. Operationalising a model framework for consumer and community participation in health and medical research. Australia and New Zealand Health Policy. 4 (13).

Saunders C, Girgis A, Butow P, Crossing S and Penman A. 2007, Beyond scientific rigour: Funding cancer research of public value. Health Policy. 84(2-3):234-42.

National Health and Medical Research Council [NHMRC] and Consumers Health Forum of Australia [CHF]. 2002. Statement on consumer and community participation in health and medical research. Canberra.

National Health and Medical Research Council [NHMRC] and Consumers Health Forum of Australia [CHF]. 2004. A model framework for consumer and community participation in health and medical research. Canberra.

National Health and Medical Research Council [NHMRC] and Consumers Health Forum of Australia [CHF]. 2004. Resource Pack for Consumer and Community Participation in Health and Medical Research. Canberra

Canadian Health Services Research Foundation. 2009. Public engagement (Part I): Engaging the public in healthcare policy: why do it? And what are the challenges?

Gregory, J. 2006. Consumer engagement in Australian health policy: Investigating current approaches and developing new models for more effective consumer participation. Australian Institute of Health Policy Studies. Working Paper 2.

Health Canada. 2000. Health Canada policy toolkit for public involvement in decision making. Health Canada. Ottawa.