Are you the parent of a teen aged 13-15? Your child may be able to participate in a research study to help understand how sleep timing and duration affects teens’ thinking, mood, and behavior. This study involves completing one brief survey online or by phone. Some participants will be invited to take part in additional sleep research studies.
Many teenagers experience changes in their sleep patterns, as well as changes in their thinking and mood. The purpose of this survey study is to learn more about the relationship between sleep, thinking, mood, and behavior in teens and to find out which teens may be eligible to participate in additional sleep research studies.
COULD THIS STUDY BE RIGHT FOR YOUR CHILD?
- Ages 13-15
- Physically and mentally healthy
WHAT PARTICIPANTS CAN EXPECT
This study involves completing one 5-10 minute survey online or by phone. Some participants will be invited to participate in additional sleep research studies.
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MEET THE RESEARCHER
Duncan B. Clark, MD, PhD, is a Professor of Psychiatry and Associate Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Pittsburgh. A graduate of Stanford University, Dr. Clark’s research interests include adolescent substance use, adolescent cognition & brain development, and adolescent sleep.