Researchers may consider engaging with consumers when developing research proposals involving Monash Health consumers, their carers or families because a consumer/s may be able to offer some valuable insights on the proposed research and this will assist in strengthening the research.  Monash Health has a Consumer Participation Register and of the researchers were to contact the Consumer Partnerships Manager Ms Amy Lewis via email or telephone 0481 909 859, Amy will be able to advise if there are consumers who may be interested in offering advice on the proposed research.