All data is collected anonymously so it will not contain any identifying information. The “collect IP” feature for this survey has been disabled. While every effort will be made to keep confidential all of the information you provide, it cannot be absolutely guaranteed. Individuals from the University of Missouri-Kansas City Institutional Review Board (a committee that reviews and approves research studies), Research Protections Program, and Federal regulatory agencies may look at records related to this study in the event that they need to ensure quality improvement and regulatory functions. Although it is not the University’s policy to compensate or provide medical treatment for persons who participate in studies, if you feel that you have been injured as a result of participating in this study, please call the IRB Administrator of UMKC’s Social Sciences Institutional Review Board at (816) 235-5927.
In Case of Injury
The University of Missouri-Kansas City appreciates people who help it gain knowledge by being in research studies. It is not the University’s policy to pay for or provide medical treatment for persons who are in studies. If you think you have been harmed because you were in this study, please call the researcher, Dr. Laurel Watson, at (816) 235-2489, or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Contacts for Questions about the Study
You should contact the Office of UMKC’s Social Sciences Institutional Review Board at 816-235-5927 if you have any questions, concerns or complaints about your rights as a research subject. You may call the researcher Dr. Laurel Watson at (816) 235-2489 or email her at email@example.com if you have any questions about this study. You may also contact her if any problems come up.