Word Learning Study:
Is your baby between 18-36 months? Please sign up to participate in our fully online study! Your participation will include a 15 minute Zoom session with a researcher and filling out a 15 minute questionnaire. In this study, we want to know the abilities that help young children learn new words. Sign up to participate here!
Word Learning Study NIRS:
Is you child between 24-32 months? Are they monolingual or non-Spanish bilingual? If so, sign up to participate in our in-person pilot study! In this study, we’ll use an fNIRS cap to track your toddler’s brain activity while they learn a set of unfamiliar words. Your participation will only take about 90 minutes. Sign up to participate here!
Is your baby just under 12 months old? Are you interested in participating in a study that observes your child’s health and development for their first two years of life? This multi-departmental study explores the influence of infant eating behaviors and whether or not these eating behaviors determine weight gain trajectories, health outcomes, and obesity risk. Your participation in this study will include two in-person sessions: one at 12 months of age and one at 24 months. For more information visit the Widen Lab page!
Friendships Study :
Does your family identify as Mexican or Mexican-American? Do you have a 4-6 year old Spanish-speaking child? If so, we invite you to participate in the Friendship Study! In this 30 minute in-person study, we hope to learn what children find most important when forming friendships with other Spanish-speaking children. Sign up to participate here!
Para obtener una versión en español del formulario de registro, haga clic aquí.
Mask Wearing Study (Complete):
Are you curious to see how the mask mandate played a role in your 4-10 year old child’s perceptions? We’re currently analyzing data and can’t wait to share our results with you soon!