Narratives of Children with Cancer reported through a game-based app

Mentor Name:
Lauri Linder

Mentor Position:
Associate Professor




Project Description:

This project will analyze previously collected data reported by children with cancer using a newly developed game-based app. The goal of the project is to identify children’s narratives reflected in their responses.

Opportunity Type:

Volunteer; Prepare a UROP proposal; Write an Honors Thesis or Senior Thesis; Earn independent study credit

Student Role:

Data organization to support analyses. Working with Excel sheets.

Student Benefits:

Enhanced understanding of children's experiences while undergoing childhood cancer treatment. Participating in team science as we analyze the data, manuscript development.

Project Duration:

Negotiable - looking to complete data preparation for analyses before Spring Break 2022.

Minimum Requirements:

Completion of CITI training (I can provide instructions) for human subjects research. Experience working with Excel to organize data (basic skills).