The Baby Care Study
Protocol: STUDY00005999
Full Title
The baby Care Study: Online Support for New Parents
Description
This study is recruiting first-time parents and will focus on caring for a new baby. The study will test whether an online program promoting infant sleep can improve the sleep of young infants. It will also look at other effects such as infant feeding and parent well-being.

All study activities take place online and involve completing 4 online surveys over 6 months. Surveys will include questions about parental and baby health, well-being, and daily activities. Participating families will also receive baby care tips in a social media support group (for example: videos, tip sheets, opportunities to interact with other parents), baby products, and a parenting e-book.
Compensation: Yes
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Compensation may include cash, checks, gift cards, debit cards, or incentives like gift baskets, technology items, or merchandise.
Eligibility
-Must be 18 or more years old
-First-time parent of a newborn under 4 weeks old (or expecting first baby soon)
-Must have online access (i.e. able to complete online surveys and access social media)
-Must be fluent in English
-Must be interested in receiving support and tips about aspects of caring for your new baby
Age Group: Adults
Principal Investigator: STEPHANIE FRASCA
Contact(s)
Juliana Goldsmith
jmgoldsm@buffalo.edu
Want to Learn More?

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