What is the Sun Text Project?

This research project aims to test the effectiveness of interactive and personalised text messages for improving sun protection behaviours in young to mid-aged adults.

WE NEED YOU! PARTICIPATE IN A RESEARCH PROJECT TO INCREASE SUN PROTECTION

WHO WE NEED?

WHAT IS INVOLVED?

HOW DO I PARTICIPATE?

Registrations are now closed.

If you would like to be added to our contact list to participate in future studies, fill in your details on the CONTACT US page.

If you have questions before you begin, please contact the research team at suntext@uq.edu.au

  • An online survey to help us personalise the text messages just for you. This will take approximately 20-30 minutes.
     

  • 4 months of interactive text messages all about keeping safe in the sun. There will be a one week break from the text messages every four weeks.
     

  • Online follow-up surveys when the text messages end and 6 months after the final text message. Each survey will take approximately 20 minutes each.

 

 

 

  • Males and females living in Queensland

  • 18-40 years of age

  • Access to a smartphone

MONTHLY PRIZE DRAWS

MONTHLY PRIZE DRAWS

MONTH 1 WINNER: Participant 7 - a pair of Cancer Council Sunglasses valued at $59.95

MONTH 2 WINNER: Participant 227 - $100 Myer Gift Card

MONTH 3 WINNER: Participant 236 - Cancer Council Family Cabana - valued at $139.95

MONTH 4 WINNER: $250 Sunglass Hut Gift Card - To be drawn on Monday 22nd July 2019.

END OF STUDY PRIZE DRAW

All participants who complete the study have the chance to enter a prize draw to win one of 10 x $200 vouchers.

Call us:

07 3176 4569

Text us:

0438 570 300

The University of Queensland