Frequently Asked Questions
- Be born between January 1, 2014 and December 31, 2017 and be between 2 1/2 and 5 when they are in the study.
- Be born and still living in the 14-county area – Alamance, Chatham, Davidson, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Guilford, Johnston, Nash, Orange, Person, Randolph, Rockingham or Wake Counties.
- Be living with their biological mother.
- Child and mother must speak and understand English without the use of an interpreter.
- to reduce the amount of time since pregnancy and early development so that parents can remember the events during these time periods better,
- so families are less likely to have moved away from the study area and
- so it will be near the beginning of treatment for children in developmental intervention programs.
If you are a participant in a study at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and have questions or concerns about your rights as a research participant you may contact, anonymously if you wish, the Office of Human Research Ethics by calling 919.966.3113 or by Email.