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Familial Risk for Depression

03 September 2019

This study is designed to examine some differences in healthy individuals with and without a close relative with depression. We would like to invite you to complete a screening survey, from which we will recruit eligible volunteers for our upcoming paid experiments on familial risk for depression that will take place in Queen Mary University of London, Mile End. We will contact you soon if you happen to be eligible and agree to be contacted.


  • Age 18-65
  • Not having a diagnosis or history of any mental health disorders
  • Native speaker or fluent in English

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Ethical approval

Queen Mary Ethics of Research Committee Ref: QMERC2019/35

All the data collected during the study will be kept strictly confidential and handled in accordance with the provisions of the Data Protection Act 1998. To ensure anonymity, each participant will be assigned an anonymised number (participant ID) when they complete the survey and their personal information will be separated from their responses.

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