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Online Health Information Search – Paid User Study - Recruiting Participants

Are you interested in searching for health information on the internet and talking about your online search experience? You are invited to participate in this research study investigating general consumers’ online health information search behavior, if you are:

  • Older than 18 years old
  • Have searched online for health information in the past 12 months
  • Not enrolled in medical related degree programs which may include but not limited to medical science, nursing, public health, and health communication, etc.
  • Not working in healthcare professionals

The study will take about 90 minutes. You will complete a few survey questionnaires, review a set of webpages, evaluate them, and have a quick interview with the researchers. The study will take place at the IT lab at the School of Information at the University of Texas at Austin (located at 1616 Guadalupe St, Austin TX 78701).

Payment: Participants will be compensated with a $25 HEB gift card upon completion. Free Parking: We will provide parking validations to a nearby garage should you drive from off campus as long as it lasts. 

If you are interested, please fill the form via 

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us at

Sunday, November 17, 2019

School of Information 1616 Guadalupe St, Austin TX 78701

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Research Opportunities & Studies


School of Information

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General Public

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