The next step is to brainstorm possible stakeholders with a group of investigators. The Stakeholder Identification and Role Tool template can help you identify stakeholders and their potential role(s).

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This tool helps you to identify all key people, groups, or organisations that may impact the success of your project at all stages; setting up, running and translation. It also aims to assess how they may contribute to the project (Friedman and Miles 2006, NHS Institute for Innovation and Improvement 2008).

Stakeholder/s: Is a person, group or organisation who has an interest (something to gain or lose) in the outcomes of a planning process, programme or project (Dialogue by Design 2008) (Markwell 2010).