Multiple Sclerosis and Vocational Accomodations
Protocol: 030-432241
Full Title
Multiple Sclerosis and Vocational Accomodations
Description
We are looking for healthy volunteers age 18-70 OR people with MS for a study.  The purpose of this study is to find how job modifications could help people with MS stay employed longer.

You will be asked to participate in this study for 3-5 years.  You will have 1 study visit in person.  During the visit you will complete tests of your memory and thinking speed.  You will also be asked to complete an online vocational survey 12 times, every three months (this survey takes about 15 minutes to complete).  Study visits will be at the Conventus Medical Center, 1001 Main Street, Buffalo NY 14203.

Participants will be compensated.

Additional contact email: ubneuroresearch@gmail.com

Technical Description

This is a prospective, observational study on the effects of MS and the workplace.
Compensation: No
Eligibility
Adults age 18-70.  Healthy volunteers must not have MS or a history of neurologic or psychiatric disorders.  Participants with MS must have a clinical diagnosis of MS (Multiple Sclerosis). 
Age Group: Adults
Principal Investigator: RALPH BENEDICT
Contact(s)
Michael Jaworski
mgjawors@buffalo.edu
Want to Learn More?
Let us know how the study team can reach you. If you do not hear back within 2 business days, reach out to the study team directly at the contact information above or email ctsiresearch@buffalo.edu and someone will assist you.