Discover inspiring patient engagement initiatives

The third edition of The Book of Good Practices is here.
A selection of patient engagement initiatives that can be considered good practices. The selection used a methodology based on the Patient Engagement Quality Guidance

The Book of Good Practices
Your go-to tool for patient engagement

Not sure what a good practice is?

Use this tool to reach a common agreement about what is a Best Practice in patient engagement.

Demonstrating the value of patient engagement

The Book caters to the high demand and urgent need to provide examples demonstrating the quality and impact of patient engagement work.

Guidance for newcomers

If you are just starting your patient engagement journey this book can offer you guidance and ideas on how to get it right.

3rd edition good practices

Patient Partnership Program

Consulting a patient and carer group on the delivery of Exoskeleton assisted walking to aid cardiovascular fitness in patients with gait problems due to Multiple Sclerosis

KPI framework to measure progress on the Novartis Commitment to Patients and Caregivers

Clinical Trials – Something for You?  Information about participating in Clinical Trials

Global Oncology Patient Insight Panel 

Consumer Involvement in Research Program

Roadmap for a future-proof healthcare system

Leukaemia Patient Preference Study

Reducing and mitigating the  burden of clinical trials on  patients and care partners

R&D Key Performance Indicators and Patient Engagement Planning – a mix of cases

2nd edition good practices

Consulting a patient and carer panel on the design and delivery of a proof of concept drug repurposing trial in Parkinson’s Disease

Patient involvement in preparing clinical research peer-reviewed publications or results summaries: A systematic review

Pregnancy and Parenting with Arthritis

HeadUp Collar: Co-creation of a new cervical orthosis for patients with Motor Neuron Disease/ neck weakness

A sickle cell community built by the community for the community

1st edition good practices

Patient/Caregiver Pathway Mapping & Patient Shark Tank®

Supporting patient involvement in the development of new treatments

Driving Innovation and change via PE Dashboard.

Kids Barcelona – Young Person’s Advisory Group

Building patient centricity into process: clinical development – HILFE FÜR MICH (Patient Navigator)

Patient and community feedback on PLSs (Plain Language Summaries)

Develop AKUre – Patient-led clinical trial

Understanding patient and stakeholder needs alongside the patient journey – Case from a Pharma Company

Understanding patient and stakeholder needs alongside the patient journey – Case from a Pharma Company

Read the methodology behind
the Book of Good Practices

Co-creating a robust and coherent framework for patient engagement requires collective effort and commitment. If you are curious to find out how the initiatives for the Book of Good Practices were selected, check out our publication in DIA Global.

External reviewers (round 1)
External reviewers (round 2)
External reviewers (round 3)

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Who developed this tool

The “Patient Engagement Management Suite” is brought to you by the PFMD partnership.