Volunteer in Health Research with REACH BC
REACH BC is a publicly funded online provincial platform where you can learn about and volunteer to participate in health research studies taking place right now in British Columbia. What is a health research study opportunity and WHY Volunteer in one? FIND OUT with REACH BC
Get Matched to Health Research Studies
You can volunteer in all types of health research studies. There are opportunities for everyone, including both patients and healthy volunteers. Create your volunteer profile online today and get matched with studies you are interested in!
Types of Research Opportunities
Volunteer in a Health Research Study
These can include:
- Completing a lifestyle survey
- Testing a medical device
- Joining a clinical trial for a new drug
- Donating blood or other tissue
Volunteer to be a Patient Partner
Work alongside researchers using your experience as a patient, to ensure the research focuses on what matters to patients like you.
You can help:
- Prevent diseases and injuries
- Improve treatment and care
- Find cures and save lives
Watch participants tell their full story here.
How You Can Make a Difference
There are many ways you can shape the future of health in BC—whether it’s joining a clinical trial to test a new medical device or a drug. You might volunteer to help researchers design questionnaires that are relevant to patients, collect data or even help develop grant proposals.
Sign up to look for research opportunities that matter to you and your family, with the possibility of becoming a research participant in a study, or collaborating with researchers as a patient partner.
About the REACH BC Platform
REACH BC is an initiative of BC’s health authorities and partner universities. It is also made possible thanks to the valuable input from research institutes, patients, and the public. REACH BC is governed under the Clinical Trials BC unit of Michael Smith Health Research BC.
Watch Videos About REACH BC:
Volunteer today – Sign up here now.
View our full directory of Volunteer Health Study Opportunities across British Columbia here.
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YOUTUBE: REACH BC – YouTube
For more information visit www.reachbc.ca/volunteers.