EUPATI Patient Expert Training Course Seeking Participants

Applications are now open for the third cycle of the EUPATI Patient Expert Training Course. EUPATI is a European wide project that aims to provide expert training for patients and patient advocates in medicines research and development. EUPATI will provide participants with the knowledge and skills to make a meaningful contribution to the medicines research and development process, to provide better medicines to patients. Nine people from Ireland have so far completed the course, which is a mixture of independent e-learning coursework and face-to-face training events over a 14-month period.

The deadline for applications is March 31, 2017, the course will begin in September 2017. Click here to apply now.

The EUPATI course is open to anyone who is a volunteer with a patient organisation such as Fighting Blindness, has a chronic or lifelong condition such as a vision impairment, or is a family member of someone who has a chronic or lifelong condition. For more information visit or contact Caitriona on 01 6789 004 or