Web-Based Recruiting for Health Research Using a Social Networking Site: An Exploratory Study
Yeshe Fenner, Suzanne M Garland, Elya E Moore, Yasmin Jayasinghe, Ashley Fletcher, Sepehr N Tabrizi, Bharathy Gunasekaran, John D Wark
JOURNAL OF MEDICAL INTERNET RESEARCH | JOURNAL MEDICAL INTERNET RESEARCH | Published : 2012
Awarded by National Health and Medical Research Council
The authors wish to thank Advanced Medical Science (AMS) student Navera Ahmed for her considerable help in conducting the study and disseminating results. We are grateful to the members of our Young Women's Advisory Group for their feedback about the study website, logo, advertisements, and questionnaire. We also thank all the young women who took part in this study. This work was supported by a grant from the Dean Robert Winter Trust, which is managed by the ANZ Trustees, the National Health and Medical Research Council (Program Grant #568971), and the Victorian Government's Operational Infrastructure Support Program.