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Research Opportunity for Young Adults with Epilepsy

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Researchers at Reed College are seeking young adults between the ages of 18 and 25 to be interviewed about their experiences seeking support for a chronic illness OR providing support to a friend with chronic illness
- Participants will be compensated $10 cash or gift card for participation

To qualify you must:
1. Be between the ages of 18-25
2. Answer yes to 1 of the 2 statements:
a. I currently have a diagnosed physical chronic illness (e.g., Crohn’s/ulcerative colitis, epilepsy, lupus, lyme, MS, PCOS)
b. I have a friend who has a diagnosed physical chronic illness

Interviews are confidential and will last about 1 hour.

If you are interested in participating or have any questions, you may contact the primary researcher:
Dr. Kateryna Sylaska
sylaskak@reed.edu
(503) 517-7386

Comments

Can the interview be through

Can the interview be through online or only inside the college?

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