Scoliosis Research Study Seeking Volunteers
Do you know someone with (AIS)? The Department of Psychology at Eastern
Michigan University is looking for research participants for a study on AIS.
The purpose of the study is to better understand how families cope with and
communicate about AIS.
- Mother and daughter pairs
who meet the following criteria may be eligible to participate in the
- Daughter has been diagnosed with
Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis
- Daughter has been prescribed a brace
for her spine condition
- Daughter is between the ages of
- Mother is also willing to
Participating in the study
would involve reading and answering questions about scoliosis and your
relationship with your daughter in an online survey. Daughters would be asked
to read and answer similar questions. Each mother-daughter pair who chooses to
participate will be eligible to win 1 of 10 gift cards to a local retail store
of their choosing (the gift cards are each worth $50).
Please contact Sarah Wice
(810-701-7484) if you are interested in participating in the study.