Volunteers for Research

This page features the requirements for research subjects/volunteers needed from time to time in HHP labs and research institutes. 

Research participants needed: Facebook-mediated bullying and eating habits research

HHP graduate student, Keisha Harrison, is seeking female adults between the ages 18 and 26 to participate in a study that examines the relationship between social-media bullying on Facebook and eating behavior and attitudes. To participate, you will be asked to complete an online survey, which can be found at the following web address: www.surveymonkey.com/s/eatingfb. Participants will be entered in a raffle to win one of four $25 Amazon gift cards for completing the study. For more information, please contact Keisha Harrison (krharrison@uh.edu) via email.

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Volunteers needed for study to determine "What causes vibration to create an illusion of arm or leg movement?"

HHP graduate student Ms. Amber Chelette is seeking volunteers in the age groups 20 to 35 and 70 to 85, for a study to determine "What causes vibration to create an illusion of arm or leg movement?"

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Seeking diabetic and non-diabetic study participants for a project on sensori-motor function and diabetes

HHP Faculty Dr. Stacey Gorniak is seeking adults between the ages of 21 and 90 to participate in a study on the effects of diabetes on sensory and motor functions. She is looking for participants that either have (1) a current diagnosis of Type II Diabetes or (2) no health history of diabetes or related complications. Both groups (diabetic and non-diabetic) are needed to complete the study. This study will test hand function during different tests during conditions of daily life and after administration of a local anesthetic. Participants will receive a $60 gift card to Walmart for completing the study. For more information, please contact Dr. Gorniak (sgorniak@uh.edu) via email or by phone at 713-743-4802.

Seeking diabetic and non-diabetic study participants for a project on cognitive-motor function and diabetes

HHP Faculty, Dr. Stacey Gorniak is seeking adults between the ages of 30 and 90 to participate in a study on the effects of diabetes on cognitive and motor functions. She is looking for participants that either have (1) a current diagnosis of Type II Diabetes or (2) no health history of diabetes or related complications. Both groups (diabetic and non-diabetic) are needed to complete the study. Participants will receive a $60 gift card to Walmart for completing the study. For more information, please contact Dr. Gorniak (sgorniak@uh.edu) via email or by phone at 713-743-4802.

Nutrition and Exercise Countermeasures Study

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