Paid Participation (10 minutes heart signal measurement)

The University of Toronto Biometrics Security Lab is looking for participants within the age range of 18-45 and with no history of cardiac disease. The participant would be required to sit still for 5 ~ 10 minutes while we collect the signal from the fingertip with a light sensor.   For each session, the compensation is $10 dollar gift card (Tim Hortons or Starbucks). Each person could participate in up to 2 sessions with 2 weeks difference in between ($20 in total).   We have had over 100 participants already, but we are constantly looking for more : > Bring […]

Online Research Study on Trauma

We are a research team at the Wisdom & Identity Lab at the University of Toronto – OISE under the supervision of Dr. Michel Ferrari. We are conducting a research study to examine the factors that explain the relationship between experiencing a traumatic event and the possibility of growth and/or positive outcomes following adversity. We are looking for participants to complete a quick online survey about a previous traumatic event that they have experienced. Trauma is defined as being exposed to death, threatened death, actual or threatened serious injury, or actual or threatened sexual violence, in the following way(s), direct exposure, witnessing […]

Paid Working Memory EEG Study

The Cochlear Implant lab at Sunnybrook hospital is currently recruiting for normal hearing individuals between the ages of 35-70. Participants, during the study, will be given a list of 7 characters (letters and numbers) to remember and then will be asked if a certain character was in the list. In total, it will take 3 hours to complete and this includes setting up the EEG cap and clean up. Individuals will be compensated $50 and a free parking pass. Location: Sunnybrook Health and Sciences Center 2075 Bayview Ave. Toronto, ON M4N 3M5 If interested, please contact priyanka.princeyogarajah@mail.utoronto.ca.

Paid Music Attention Study

THIS STUDY IS NO LONGER LOOKING FOR PARTICIPANTS The Cochlear Implant Lab at Sunnybrook hospital is looking for normal hearing participants for their EEG study on music attention! Eligibility: We are seeking normal hearing individuals, aged 30-80, who are fluent in English. Study Details: – Participants will be listening to short classical music duets and indicating when there are volume changes – The study will take approximately 3 hours, including set-up and clean-up – Participants will be compensated $50 for their time Location: Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, 2075 Bayview Ave If you are interested in participating, please contact musicattention@outlook.com.

Make $money$ listening to real-world sounds!

Do you want to earn $15/hr in a listening experiment? You should have no hearing problems and not be on any medication that affects wakefulness. The experiment involves listening to and rating sounds on a computer and takes 1 session of 120 minutes. There are no risks associated with this research, which has been certified by the review ethics board and is supervised by Prof. Claude Alain and Prof. Morris Moscovitch at University of Toronto. Your confidentiality and anonymity for serving in this experiment will be protected.   If you are interested, please contact experiment.hearing@gmail.com.

Adult Research Participants With ADHD Needed for Study at UofT!

The WoodLab at the University of Toronto, is seeking students with ADHD ages 18+ to participate in a study examining attitudes toward non-prescribed study drug use on university and college campuses.   You will complete an anonymous survey online on your attitudes toward the use of study drugs by healthy university students. The survey takes approximately 30 mins to complete, after which you can choose to be entered into a raffle to win a $20 gift card. If you are interested in participating, you can navigate here<http://bit.ly/2Vbiy5X><http://bit.ly/2Vbiy5X> to complete the survey.   If you have questions or are interested in […]