Margaret Grayson, Chair of the NI Cancer Research Consumer Forum (NICRCF), received an MBE at Buckingham Palace 5th February 2019. Margaret is a trailblazer in Personal and Public Involvement (PPI) in cancer research. NICRCF Chairperson since the group was established in 2011, Margaret has demonstrated outstanding leadership. She is an exemplary ambassador for PPI, working enthusiastically with healthcare professionals and scientists in cancer research, influencing research and PPI at local and national levels. She is a member of many com
mittees and research steering groups and she is a PPI workshop facilitator. Margaret’s energetic and constructive approach always brings fresh insight and maximises patient benefit.
Margaret received the award from Prince William. The NICTN, NICRCF, HSC R&D, Cancer Research UK and all who know Margaret are delighted she has received recognition for her services to cancer research. Congratulations Margaret!!