Participation is committed to helping researchers find answers to their questions on Degenerative Cervical Myelopathy (DCM). If you have a research idea or project and would like input from, please get in touch.

We have a large community of people living with DCM, who can bring their perspective to your research question or study.

Alternatively, if you would simply like to connect with us, for example to advertise a project, distribute a survey, or share the highlights of your recent research, we would be delighted to collaborate. Our DCM community is always interested in keeping up to date with the latest research.

Patient and Public Involvement

When patients and the public are consulted in the design and delivery of research, its relevance and impact are higher! and its community are here to support your ‘PPI’ needs, specifically through our SMART Research Group (Sufferers with Myelopathy Approved Researchers to Research).

If you need some feedback or input on your research question or design, simply complete this form. We are here to help.


Health surveys are an important research tool. can help facilitate your research survey around the globe. Please contact us to discuss this.

Share Your Research

Unless your research reaches the frontline users, it cannot change care. We would be delighted to use our network to help increase the visibility of your research and raise awareness among the whole DCM community.

Please get in touch.