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Nudge

Researchers at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill are studying innovative ways to promote healthy eating, physical activity, and weight loss in young adults using a smartphone app, digital health tools, and daily messaging. We are seeking volunteers to enroll in a 6-month research study that tests a smartphone-delivered weight loss program designed specifically for young adults.

Age & Gender
  • 18 years ~ 35 years
  • Male, Female, Gender Inclusive
Study Interest
  • Eating, Nutrition, and Metabolism
  • Obesity
  • Wellness and Lifestyle
  • Movement
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100% Remote (online, phone, text)
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Your feedback on our new SMILE mHealth app!

The purpose of this research study is to acquire feedback on the SMILE mHealth app and research procedures before using them in a home-based intervention research study. The home-based intervention study is designed to evaluate the effectiveness of a mindfulness-based intervention on heart rate and psychological measures, such as depression and anxiety, of which COVID may have disproportionately affected individuals who are Black or Latino.

Age & Gender
  • 18 years ~ 99 years
  • Male, Female, Gender Inclusive
Study Interest
  • Healthy Volunteer or General Population
Not currently enrolling

AYA Connect

We are doing this study to test a behavioral weight loss program designed specifically for adolescent and young adult cancer survivors. Study participants will use new technology, including a digital smart scale, Fitbit activity tracker, and study iPhone app, along with weekly individual video chat sessions with a health coach for 3 months, to help them lose weight.

Age & Gender
  • 18 years ~ 39 years
  • Male, Female, Gender Inclusive
Study Interest
  • Eating, Nutrition, and Metabolism
  • Obesity
  • Wellness and Lifestyle
  • Movement
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100% Remote (online, phone, text)
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Breathing and Brain Waves

The purpose of this study is to find out if and how breathing is associated with brain activity. If we find a relationship between breathing and brain activity, we will do future studies to see how targeted breathing exercises could be used for disorders like panic disorder, generalized anxiety disorder, and chronic pain.

Age & Gender
  • 18 years ~ 99 years
  • Male, Female, Gender Inclusive
Study Interest
  • Brain, Head, Nervous System
  • Healthy Volunteer or General Population
  • Wellness and Lifestyle
  • and 4 more
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Eyeglasses-based Monitoring of Motor Symptoms of Parkinson's Disease Study

The purpose of this study is to monitor activities of daily living of participants with Parkinson's disease (PD) by collecting visual and body pose (inertial) data from patients with PD to start building an automated home monitoring system that will enable physical therapists and home caregivers to better diagnose and treat patients.

Age & Gender
  • 35 years ~ 85 years
  • Male, Female, Gender Inclusive
Study Interest
  • Environment
  • Movement
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Novice Robot Programming Study

The purpose of this research is to understand how augmented reality technology can support anyone with programming a robot to perform a task. As robots enter our world, everyday users will need to tell a robot what to do, like an Amazon Alexa or Google Home. With today's robots, this is not possible. That is why we need your help!

Age & Gender
  • 18 years ~ 99 years
  • Male, Female, Gender Inclusive
Study Interest
  • Healthy Volunteer or General Population
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Ultrasound Study

The purpose of this study is to evaluate an investigational ultrasound technique called acoustic angiography to improve physicians' ability to assess cancer risk.

Age & Gender
  • 18 years ~ 99 years
  • Male, Female, Gender Inclusive
Study Interest
  • Cancer (Breast, Thyroid and Other Gland/Endocrine)
  • Healthy Volunteer or General Population
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I-CAT Control Study

In this study, we want to compare stress response and wellness in healthy volunteers and people with psychosis. This study involves questionnaires, measurement of how you process information, and other psychological research tasks.

Age & Gender
  • 18 years ~ 35 years
  • Male, Female, Gender Inclusive
Study Interest
  • Healthy Volunteer or General Population
  • Mental and Emotional Health
  • Wellness and Lifestyle
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100% Remote (online, phone, text)
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Sedentary Behavior and Heart Health

Do you sit too much at school, at work or at home? Would you like to know how this relates to your heart health? If you are a student at UNC, you may be able to take part in a research study. Compensation provided.

Age & Gender
  • 18 years ~ 24 years
  • Male, Female, Gender Inclusive
Study Interest
  • Behavior
  • Healthy Volunteer or General Population
  • UNC Students (undergrad, grad, professional)
  • and 2 more
Open

HIV Prevention Telenovela for Latinas

Are you interested in learning about HIV prevention? Are you a Latina? Do you live in NC? We have developed a telenovela intervention for HIV that will be available online. You will need to watch 4 episodes at your preferred time and complete study related measures.

Age & Gender
  • 18 years ~ 44 years
  • Female
Study Interest
  • HIV/AIDS
  • Women's Health
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