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EEG Study looking for younger adult males 18-30!

Baycrest, Baycrest Health Sciences, Rotman Research Institute


Participate in a study! Are you 18-30 years of age? Learned English before five years old? You may be eligible for our research study! This study will involve completing computer tasks while your brain’s activity is monitored using EEG. This study takes approximately 2.5-3 hours to complete at Baycrest Health Sciences. EEG is a non-invasive measure of brain activity using recording electrodes. There are no risks associated with completing this study. Participants will be compensated at a rate of $15 per hour and the round-trip TTC fare/parking costs will also be covered.

Eligibility Criteria

Male

18 to 30 years old

Not currently medicated for depression / anxiety

No history of major traumatic head injury / prolonged loss of consciousness

learned English before 5 years of age

Study Tasks

Participants will be performing a variety of simple computer tasks that involve vision, hearing, and touch while brain activity is recorded using EEG - as well as paper-and-pencil activities of thinking abilities (memory, language, visuospatial skills)
Participant will also undergo a hearing test and vision test

Ethics

This study has been approved by Baycrest Hospital's Research Ethics Board (16-47)

Keywords

eeg
memory
brain
Activity and Time

Psychology

Observational Study

Weekdays

3 hour(s) per session

1 session(s)

Study sessions are held during morning hours, and the day of week can be scheduled flexibly at your convenience

Compensation

Up to $45

Study Address

3560 Bathurst Street Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M6A 2E1

Posting date: Oct 4, 2019

Earn $45