This study is for people who read the Sofia Learns About Research book. The book is a coloring and activity book created to help children and families learn more about participating in research. Anyone can access the online, interactive version of the book and participate in the study. Read More
Children and adults (any age)
Have read or will read the Sofia Learns About Research Book
Children in select classrooms in WNY where the Sofia Learns About Research book is being read.
We are looking for adult cancer survivors with insomnia for a study. The purpose of this study is to learn more about how well this behavior-based program can help cancer survivors get better quality sleep. Read More
Adults age 18+.
A survivor of breast, prostate, colorectal, or lung cancer.
Have issues with insomnia (trouble sleeping).
We are examining the way adults and children learn and process language. Participation involves visiting our lab and completing a short, non-invasive test. It often involves watching a movie, listening to sounds, or playing a game. Such procedures allow us to capture your child s behavior without them needing to talk! Our procedures are adapted to your child's age and are fun to do. Participants (in adult studies) and parents of participants (in child studies) may also be asked to complete a language background questionnaire. Read More
Children between 4 months to 12 years of age
Adults ages 18+
We are looking for healthy adult volunteers for this study. The purpose of this study is to learn more about how immune cells work to keep us healthy. The bacteria that cause infections cause white blood cells to create inflammation, and we want to look at how certain white blood cells called neutrophils kill the invading bacteria. Read More
Ages 21 +
Willing to complete one or more blood draws
We are looking for healthy adult volunteers OR people with Alzheimer's disease/mild cognitive impairment for a research study. The purpose of this study is to find out what puts people at risk for the loss of insight that is in seen in people with memory problems. Read More
Adults ages 50+.
Have at least 9 years of education.
Generally healthy with no history of cognitive impairment
OR have been diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease or Mild Cognitive Impairment.
We are looking for adults in two different groups for a research study: (1)Generally healthy adults ages 25-60 OR (2)Active duty police officers ages 25+. The purpose of this study is see how psychological and brain based processes are involved in decision making. Read More
Age 25-60 (healthy volunteers)
Age 25+ (active duty police officers)
You must not have alcohol or substance abuse or dependence.
You must not have a history of a diagnosed neurological or psychiatric disorder.
Healthy volunteers must not have been exposed to a serious traumatic event during their lifetime.
We are looking for healthy males for this study. This study will look at how hot and dehydrated a person will get during prolonged exposure to a range of warm temperatures with high humidity. Read More