Help develop NICE guidance
There are several different ways you can help NICE develop its guidance. This could be by commenting on drafts of NICE guidance or by joining a committee or working group that is developing the guidance.
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'How to' guides
Handbooks for patients, carers and members of the public wanting to get involved in NICE's work programmes are available. Please use the links below to download a copy.
Contributing to NICE guidelines
This guide explains how individuals and organisations can get involved in developing NICE guidelines.
Contributing to a technology appraisal: help for patients and carers
We have developed the following guides to support national patient and carer organisations and patient experts who are involved in NICE technology appraisals.
Information for national patient and carer organisationsThese documents are for patient and carer organisations participating in NICE technology appraisals.
This document is to help your organisation put forward a successful patient expert nomination.
Submitting evidence to a NICE technology appraisal
You can provide evidence on behalf of your organisation using the submission template. In the guide below we have pulled together advice on gathering and presenting the information, as well as what to avoid.
Information for patient experts
This document contains information for patient experts on how to prepare for the meeting and what to expect.
If you are a patient expert at a committee meeting, you have the opportunity to submit a personal statement before the meeting. This is so that you can tell the committee about your experience of the condition and treatments using our template for patient experts.
If you have any questions or would like further information about participating in technology appraisals, please contact the Public Involvement Advisers for technology appraisals, Heidi Livingstone on 0207 045 2183 or Chloe Kastoryano on 0207 045 2188.
Contributing to NICE interventional procedure - a guide for patients & carers
This guide shows you how you can contribute to the development of interventional procedure guidance. It takes you through the process from start to
It is written for individual patients and carers and patient and carer organisations.
Find out how different teams at NICE select their topics for development into information, advice and guidance.