Getting Involved

Here is a list of current opportunities for involvement with the BME centre. However, we are always looking to collaborate more widely with community organisations, academics and other institutions to develop new ideas. If you would like to discuss your involvement with the centre further please get in touch

06
JUL
2017

NHS Health Survey seeks views from members of Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic Communities

Nottingham North and East Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) are seeking views from members of the Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) community on health services so they can better serve health needs. If you are part of the Nottingham North and East area and would like to... Read More →
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APR
2017

Can you help review and design Cervical Screening materials? Workshop Friday 19 May 2017

Around 3,200 women are diagnosed with cervical cancer in the UK each year. About 2 out of every 100 cancers diagnosed in women (2%) are cervical cancers. Cervical screening is a way of preventing cancer by finding and treating early changes in the neck of the womb (cervix). These... Read More →
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30
MAR
2017

NHS England seek advisers to join Mental Health Independent Advisory and Oversight Group

NHS England are seeking two patient, carer, public expert advisors to join their Mental Health Independent Advisory and Oversight Group, chaired by Paul Farmer, Chief Executive of Mind. The group provides oversight of the delivery of commitments in the mental health strategy... Read More →
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09
MAR
2017

Capturing experiences of mealtime insulin

We are developing a survey that captures patient experience of using mealtime insulin. This survey will ask questions on topics such as preferences for device characteristics and the impact of mealtime insulin on your lifestyle. To develop a survey that is meaningful to patients,... Read More →
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06
MAR
2017

Free fitness sessions in fight against type 2 diabetes

The last in a series of free fitness sessions to help people from minority ethnic communities in the fight against Type 2 diabetes will take place in Leicester this month. The sessions, which are for all ages and all ethnic minority groups, are part of a programme which began in... Read More →
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03
MAR
2017

Take part in Safer Ramadan

Do you have diabetes and fast during Ramadan? Would you like to find out more about safer fasting during Ramadan? Then please contact The Leicester Diabetes Centre by calling us on 0116 258 6439 or emailing bmehealth-em@leicester.ac.uk. DOWNLOAD THE FLYER Read More →
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