You are being asked to participate in a survey for a research project titled “Effect of diagnostic delay in narcolepsy on the frequency of major adverse life events” conducted through Unity Health – White County Medical Center and Harding University. In order to participate in this survey, you must be 18 years old or older. The purpose of the study is to examine the relationship between a delayed diagnosis of narcolepsy and patient-reported adverse events including job loss, relationship loss, suicide ideations/attempts, and auto accidents.

Your participation in this survey is completely voluntary. If you decide to participate now you may change your mind and stop at any time for any reason without penalty. You will not be paid to answer this survey. This is an anonymous survey. The collected information will be kept confidential and only the research investigators have access to it.

If you agree to participate in this study, please complete the survey. By completing this survey, you agree that you have read the information written on this informed consent document and agree to participate in this research project. We expect the survey will take approximately 5-10 minutes to complete. If you have any questions about the survey or your rights as a survey participant in this study, please contact the principal investigator at (501) 380-2280,, or contact the Chair of the Human Subjects’ Institutional Review Board, Dr. Rebecca Weaver at (501) 279-4640 or