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Patients, parents and carers are needed to help advise the national body which provides guidance on effective health care.

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) is seeking applications to sit on the guideline group for antibiotic, antifungal, antiparasitic and antiviral medicines used to treat or prevent an infection.

Erin Whittingham, public involvement advisor at NICE, said: “NICE greatly values the input of individuals which reflect a wide range of the views of people who use NHS services and we would welcome applications to become a lay member of the guideline development group.”

More information is available here. Please be aware that the deadline for applications is 5pm on Friday 11 April.