VOLUNTEER REGISTRATION AGREEMENT
If you have already registered, it is not necessary to register again.
PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING
|As part of the registration process you will be asked to provide some personal health and demographic information via a web based registration form that will be used by the Centre for Ocular Research & Education (CORE) to help determine your eligibility for future studies. All information collected by this form is stored in secure, password-protected databases located at CORE. Only authorized CORE personnel have access to this information. You can stop completing this questionnaire any time by closing your browser. All studies involving human participants conducted by CORE undergo prior ethics review and clearance through a University of Waterloo Research Ethics Committee. By completing and submitting this registration form through CORE’s secure website, you are providing your agreement to allow authorized CORE personnel to:
If your registration form indicates that you are eligible for a particular study, a member of CORE will contact you to explain the study details and invite you to consider participation. You may accept or decline the invitation. If you accept, you will be invited to attend a screening session at CORE, where you will be asked to read information about that study and, if you agree to take part, to sign a consent form. You can ask questions about the study at any time. The screening session includes an examination of the front surface of your eyes and additional questions regarding your vision and general health but is not a substitute for a full eye examination. Based on the screening session, you may or may not be asked to take part in the study.