April 20, 2017

Reading study for 6-8-year-olds needs participants

Children ages 6-8 who are in first grade, and who learned English as their first language, may be eligble for a longitudinal study which investigates childrens' reading progress from second to fifth grade, with one visit each year.

An online screener to check for participation is at https://redcap.vanderbilt.edu/surveys/?s=H9NKDD77RF.

If eligible, the children will need to come in for a 30-minute screening, and will receive $50 for screening visit.

For more information, contact EducationBrain@Vanderbilt.edu or 615-875-5534.

Research conducted by Laurie Cutting, Ph.D., and Sheryl Rimrodt, M.D., at the Education and Brain Laboratory in the Vanderbilt Special Education Department. The research is sponsored by the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health.