Author Archives: uolresearch

Physical Appearance, Attention & Memory

Duration: 30 minutes per session Number of sessions: Two Location:Eleanor Rathbone Building You can take part if you meet these criteria: Female Of white ethnicity Have normal or corrected-to-normal vision You will be sent a pre-screening questionnaire to ensure you are … Continue reading

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Object Perception & Motivation

Duration: up to 3 hours Number of sessions: One Location:Eleanor Rathbone Building You can take part if you meet these criteria: Aged 18-40 Fluent English speaker You have normal/corrected to normal vision Like chocolate You cannot take part if any of … Continue reading

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SWITCH Weight Management Trial in Men and Women

Duration: 2 years Number of sessions: Varies depending on involvement Location: Eleanor Rathbone Building You can take part if you meet these criteria: Overweight or Obese Aged 18 – 65 Otherwise healthy You cannot take part if any of the below is … Continue reading

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Volunteers wanted for online study on self-harm

Duration: 30-40 minutes Number of sessions: One Location: Online survey You can take part if you meet these criteria: Have experienced two or more instances of self-harm. One of these instances must have been in the past year (but the other instance … Continue reading

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Alcohol, social interaction and comedy perception

Duration: 80 minutes (approximately) Number of sessions: One Location:Eleanor Rathbone Building We are seeking mixed sex pairs of volunteers to take part. If you’re interested you must bring a friend of the opposite sex along with you and share the below … Continue reading

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Alcohol’s effect on memory and taste perception of food

Duration: 100 minutes Number of sessions: One Location:Eleanor Rathbone Building You can take part if you meet these criteria: Are aged 18- 65 Fluent English speakers Enjoy consuming cookies Are not vegan or vegetarian Are regular alcohol drinkers. You should … Continue reading

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Portion sizes and dog eating behaviour

Duration: 30 minutes per session Number of sessions: Three Location: At home You can take part if you meet these criteria: You own one dog You typically feed your dog one or two meals a day, at roughly the same time … Continue reading

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A study on thoughts about alcohol and alcohol consumption

Duration: 40 minutes Number of sessions: One Location:Eleanor Rathbone Building You can take part if you meet these criteria: Aged 18-50 Fluent English speaker Regular social drinker (consuming alcohol on at least one occasion in an average week) Willing to … Continue reading

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Visual symmetry and brain activity

Duration: 120 minutes Number of sessions: One Location:Eleanor Rathbone Building You can take part if you meet these criteria: Normal vision or corrected to normal with glasses or contact lenses Study description: In the brain recording experiments, you will be presented with … Continue reading

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Testing a novel smart-phone app designed to predict alcohol consumption

Duration: 30 min-session 1 / 10min – session 2 Number of sessions: Two Location:Eleanor Rathbone Building You can take part if you meet these criteria: Aged 18-50 Fluent English speaker Regular social drinker (consuming alcohol on at least one occasion in … Continue reading

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