Research Study Participation

College of Health Professions and Sciences

Reliability of a 3-Minute Critical Power Test During Arm-Cranking

Health Sciences, Kinesiology, Exercise Physiology & Rehabilitation Science Deadline: Apr 1, 2021 None

Inclusion Qualifications:

  • Men between the ages of 18 and 35
  • Free of any physical limitations as determined by a physical activity readiness questionnaire (PAR-Q+).
  • Able to perform high-intensity physical activity
  • Recreationally Trained (Participates in moderate intensity aerobic and resistance training activities at least two times a week for a total of 80 minutes)

Up & Lo FiT

Health Sciences, Kinesiology, Exercise Physiology & Rehabilitation Science Deadline: Apr 23, 2021 Paid

Inclusion Qualifications:

  • The participant is a male or female between the ages of 18 and 44 years old.
  • The participant is willing to come in for all testing visits.
  • The participant has low exercise risk per PAR-Q+ and MHAQ or has received medical clearance to participate.
  • The participant speaks and understands the English language and the study procedures and willingly signs the informed consent document to participate in the study.

Word by Word: Building Sentences with Preschoolers who use AAC

Communication Sciences and Disorders Deadline: Dec 16, 2022 Paid

Inclusion Qualifications:

  • Children with Down syndrome 3-5 years old and speech impairment, resulting in speech that is difficult to understand.
  • Children ages 3-4 years old with typical receptive language skills and speech impairment, resulting in speech that is difficult to understand.

Emerging Social Workers in the Era of COVID-19: Exploring Perceived Readiness and Training Needs

Social Work Deadline: Dec 31, 2020 Paid

Inclusion Qualifications:

  • 18 years or older
  • Enrolled in a BSW/MSW program or graduated from BSW/MSW program in 2020

Effects of Exercise and Routine Change on Chronotype

Kinesiology Deadline: Aug 1, 2020 None

Inclusion Qualifications:

  • Males and females age 18-55 years old
  • Recreationally active individuals or athletes (training or practicing 3 times per week for 6+ months) prior to any schedule changes related to COVID-19.

Effects of Working At Home During COVID-19 on Physical Activity, Pain, and Posture

Athletic Training, Exercise Physiology & Rehabilitation Science Deadline: Dec 15, 2020 None

Inclusion Qualifications:

  • 18 years of age or older
  • Work/study from home due to stay-at-home, remote learning, other COVID-19 guidance
  • Work/study at your at-home workstation for at least 4 hours/day at least 3 days/week

Influence of Resistance Training Experience on the Efficacy of Mental Imagery

Kinesiology, Physical Therapy, Exercise Physiology & Rehabilitation Science Deadline: Mar 1, 2021 Paid

Inclusion Qualifications:

  • Both men and women may participate
  • Aged 18-35 years
  • Participate in resistance training at least 3 times/week OR do not participate in any resistance training

Strength Training + Mental Imagery

Kinesiology, Physical Therapy, Exercise Physiology & Rehabilitation Science Deadline: Feb 1, 2021 Paid

Inclusion Qualifications:

  • Both men and women may participate
  • Aged 18-35 years
  • Have not performed any strength training within the previous 6 months
  • Right hand dominant

Influence of Mirror Therapy on Corticospinal Responses in Amputees

Kinesiology, Physical Therapy, Exercise Physiology & Rehabilitation Science Deadline: Mar 1, 2021 Paid

Inclusion Qualifications:

  • Healthy men and women between the ages of 18 and 65
  • Must have either 1) a unilateral below the knee transtibial amputation or 2) two intact limbs

Motor Unit Activity During Fatiguing Low-Load Versus High-Load Resistance Training

Exercise Physiology & Rehabilitation Science Deadline: Aug 6, 2020 Paid

Inclusion Qualifications:

  • Healthy men and women between 18 and 35 years of age will be recruited for this study.
  • Must have regularly participated in machine or barbell-based upper-body resistance training at least once per week over the previous six months.

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