What will I be doing if I agree to be in the study?
You will complete a self administered questionnaire to provide the researcher withpreliminary knowledge in regard to your use of the examined methods. The self administered survey, which will take 20- 30 minutes to complete, will be deliveredvirtually throughwww.surveymonkey.com. You will then attend and participate in afocus group to learn of the latest research in regards to deployment of theseinterventions. You will be asked to complete a
prior to andimmediately following the conduct of the focus group event . You will then be askedquestions in regards to your views of the methods. The focus group is expected to last1.5 hours.
Is there any audio or video recording?
This research project will include audio recording of the focus group event. This audioand video recording will be available to be heard by the researcher, the IRB, Dr. CharlesMosley and participants in the virtual focus group. The recording will not be transcribed.The recording will be kept securely at the home of the researcher at the address notedabove. The recording will be kept for 36 months and destroyed after that time viadeletion from the computer of the researcher. Because your voice will be potentiallyidentifiable by anyone who the recording, your confidentiality for things you say or do)on the recording cannot be guaranteed although the researcher will try to limit access tothe tape as described in this paragraph.
What are the dangers to me?
There may be a risk for loss of confidentiality with this study.If you have any questions about the research, your research rights, or have a research-related injury, please contact Michael J. Laverty or Dr. Charles Mosley at the contactnumbers listed above. You may also contact the IRB at the numbers indicated abovewith questions as to your research rights.
Are there any benefits for taking part in this research study?
There are no direct benefits.
Will I get paid for being in the study? Will it cost me anything?
There are no costs to you or payments made for participating in this study.
How will you keep my information private?
All information procured will be kept in a secure location at the home address of theprimary researcher and will be maintained for a minimum of 36 months from theconclusion of the study.
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