Cognitive and Emotional Processing Study

Queen's University, Centre for Neuroscience Studies


The Queen's Eye Movement Lab is recruiting healthy individuals to participate in a study investigating cognitive and emotional processing using eye movement behaviour. The study is conducted at the Centre for Neuroscience Studies laboratory at Kingston General Hospital and takes approximately 3 hours to complete. Eligible participants will receive compensation at a rate of $20/hour.

Your Impact


There are no direct personal benefits associated with participating in this study, however, your participation will help us to better understand how cognitive and emotional processing systems work and interact and how these systems may be different in varying psychiatric illnesses.

Eligibility Criteria


Male, Female

18 to 50 years old

Normal or corrected-to-normal vision (e.g. with glasses or contact lenses)

No history of severe brain injury or neurological illness

No history of psychiatric symptoms or diagnosis

Study Tasks


Clinical interview
Questionnaires
Eye tracking tasks
Genetic sample

Ethics


This study has been reviewed for ethical compliance by the Queen’s University Health Sciences and Affiliated Teaching Hospitals Research Ethics Board

Keywords


Eye movements
Cognition
Emotion
Mental health

Activity and Time


Health and Wellness, Psychology

Observational Study, Interview, Polls and Surveys

Weekdays, Weekends

3 hours total, 1 session

Compensation


Up to $60 

Study Address


76 Stuart St Kingston, Ontario, Canada, K7L 2V7

Posting date: Aug 20, 2020

Earn $60