The Temple University Active Owls program is looking for students to participate in the Healthy Owls study, a multimedia technology-based weight loss program.
Interested individuals should be:
Between 18 and 29 years old
Enrolled as a student at Temple University
Available for three in-person data collections (at weeks 4, 8 and 12)
Complete a pre-enrollment questionnaire online to determine eligibility
Be willing to complete a free physical examination at Temple University Student Health Center
Be an active Facebook user
Be an active text message user and have an unlimited text messaging plan
What do you need to do?
Complete a screening questionnaire and complete a physical exam to determine eligibility. Complete a series of questionnaires (~ 30-45 minutes) and attend a brief in-person assessment four times (upon enrollment and at weeks 4, 8, and 12).
What do I get?
Upon completion of the week 4 assessment and study requirements, you will receive a $5 gift card. Upon completion of the week 8 assessment and study requirements, you will receive a $10 gift card. Upon completion of the week 12 assessment and study requirements, you will receive a $20 gift card. Additionally, when enrolled in the multimedia group, participants will have the chance to compete for prizes!
This information is approved by Temple University for public display and is associated with project #13400.