Health Committee Press Notice No 18

29 March 2007
Session 2006-07

Patient and Public Involvement in the NHS

The Health Committee will publish its Third Report of Session 2006-07 on Patient and Public Involvement (HC 278-I) on Friday 20 April 2007 at 00.01 a.m.

A Press Conference will be held at 11 30 a.m. on Thursday 19 April in the Wilson Room, Portcullis House.

Please note: that all comments made at this press conference will be strictly embargoed until publication of the report at 00.01 a.m. on Friday 20 April 2007

Embargoed copies of the report will be available from outside the Wilson Room on Thursday 19 April at 10.30 a.m.

If you submitted evidence and wish to pick up a copy from the Wilson Room please contact the Committee by email ( or call 020 7219 6182. Otherwise, witnesses' copies of the Report will be posted to them.

Following publication, copies of the Report will be on sale from Parliamentary Bookshop (tel. 020 7219 3890), from the usual Stationery Office outlets (tel. 0870 600 5522) and may be viewed on the Committee's website (

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Please note that the Health Committee is unable to investigate individual cases.

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