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Family Grocery Study
Protocol: STUDY00007317
Full Title
Promoting healthy dietary intake among families with obesity via an optimal defaults grocery shopping intervention
The University at Buffalo (UB) Child Health and Behavioral Lab is looking for families who online grocery shop to join a remote study. The goal of this study is to develop new strategies to help families make healthier choices while using Instacart.

This study will last for 4 weeks. During the first two weeks, families will be asked to follow their normal online grocery shopping habits. During the last two weeks, the research team will help families grocery shop. They will create Instacart shopping carts with foods that are used in healthy recipes developed by the research team. Families will be encouraged to make these recipes and submit their shopping receipts. They will also complete several surveys and phone interviews.

Families can earn up to $260.
Compensation: Yes
Compensation may include cash, checks, gift cards, debit cards, or incentives like gift baskets, technology items, or merchandise.
At least one 2 - 5 year old child living in the home One parent who is overweight Online grocery shop at least 75% of the time (for either pick-up or delivery) at Tops, Aldi, or Wegmans Have access to a smart device (for example, a smartphone, computer, laptop, or tablet)
Age Group: Adults
Principal Investigator: Mackenzie Ferrante
Mackenzie Ferrante
+1 716-829-3400
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