Online Grocery Ordering Feasibility Demonstration

This template will help you test the feasibility of online grocery ordering in research studies in your population and environment. ProofPilot has teamed up with Thrivemarket.com to make grocery credits part of any research study. Participants will be able to redeem those credits on Thrivemarket.com and have groceries delivered to their home or office. Thrivemarket.com sells healthy…

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ProofPilot's Visual Protocol Designer Template

Once you’re seated at your desk (ProofPilot’s protocol designer needs a big screen so doesn’t work with a mobile phone), this is the first template everyone should start with. It will help you understand how to read the ProofPilot Visual Protocol Designer, otherwise known as the study flow page. It isn’t meant to be anything you…

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Blank Randomized Controlled Trial

This blank randomized controlled trial template is a good starting point for someone with experience. With a blank page (or canvas) there are so many possibilities. The same can be said for this template. It’s a two-arm study (experiment and control) with simple randomization.    This template provides significant flexibility. You should have a good…

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Online Research Study Participant Experience Demonstration

This study template demonstrates a simple research participant experience on ProofPilot. It’s not meant to be a real study or ever launch to participants. The purpose is to help you understand how a visual protocol design turns into a participant experience. If you haven’t familiarized yourself with the ProofPilot visual protocol designer, you’ll likely want…

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How to Avoid Evidence Based Cynisism

Over the past two decades, the CDC (and other health agencies) have gone all in on “evidence-based.” But they’ve done so without developing a sufficient ecosystem to produce that evidence.

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Why "Evidence Based" Is Such a Controversial Term

In the HuffingtonPost: The CDC will avoid using “evidence-based” in budget documents. If liberals and the scientific community explain this away as “bowing to the religious right,” we risk overlooking the real issue. If fiscal conservatives let this slide, we have lost one of our most crucial budget controls.

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30 Day Dietary Behavior Recall

Dietary habits are a key variable in health. Dietary recall is the process of recording what participants have eaten. It can be an honorous process for participants and expensive for researchers.  There are various dietary recall tools, including the ASA24. The ASA24 collects self-report data on what a person ate over the past 24 hours.…

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Measurement of Safe Sex Behavior In Adolescents and Young Adults (SSBQ)

From the source journal article: The aim of this project was to develop an instrument to measure the use of safe sex practices among adolescents and to conduct an initial evaluation of the psychometric properties of the instrument. The Safe Sex Behavior Questionnaire (SSBQ) was designed to measure the frequency of use of safe sex…

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