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How good is your eyewitness memory?

Interested in participating in a 1-hour study investigating individuals’ memories for an event, and the various factors that may influence this?
In this study you will be required to watch a short video of a staged car accident, which some people may find graphic and distressing.

You are discouraged from participating if you have a history of or a current diagnosis of PTSD or any anxiety disorder, or if you or a person close to you has experienced a serious motor vehicle accident.

You will also be asked to complete some cognitive and motor tasks, as well as several questionnaires.

All participants will go into the draw to win one of two $50 gift cards. 

Ethics approval #2018/389

Eligibility

You may be eligible to participate in this study if you are:

  • Over 18 years of age
  • Proficient in English 

How to participate

If you are interested in assisting with this important and exciting area of research, please contact the study facilitator to organise an experiment session held at the University of Sydney.