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**paid Sleep Study Participant ($600) August 2022**

CQU Appleton Institute Wayville, Adelaide

Job Description

Researchers at the Sleep and Circadian Rhythms Laboratory at CQUniversity are interested in whether a nutritional intervention, in the form of a drink, may influence the quantity and/or quality of sleep obtained by well-trained male athletes.

The PhD study will be conducted over 4 consecutive days/nights in the accommodation suite at the Appleton Institute and will include assessments of sleep, cognitive function, and exercise performance.

The trial will be running 5-9th of August with the capacity for six participants.

Participants will be healthy men aged between 18 and 40 years.

Participants must be non-smokers who do not take sleeping tablets and have not undertaken night work and/or international travel in the past 3 months.

Participants are required to be well-trained and undertaking ~3 x 2-hour sessions of exercise per week. During the study you will be asked to perform a stationary cycling task twice a day.

You will have your own private bedroom (with Wi-Fi and Netflix) and bathroom and all meals will be provided – all free of charge. Participants are required to live in the accommodation and will not be able to leave for work/study etc.

You will be financially compensated for the inconvenience associated with your participation ($600 gift card).

Athletes, coaches, and/or sports scientists who are interested in participating should contact Mr Matthew Morrison ([email address removed]) for more information.

To register interest in this study - please fill out the questionnaire using this weblink ( forms.gle/Y3WPXoiT2wJZpAP87 ). If you are eligible, you will be contacted by phone.

Postcode: 5034 (Wayville, Adelaide)

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CQU Appleton Institute

Member since: February 2021

Description:
The Appleton Institute is one of two flagship research institutes at CQUniversity hosted by the School of Health, Medical and Applied Sciences. The Appleton Institute is a multidisciplinary research institute with a focus on health and well-being at work, rest and play.
The Appleton Institute combines excellence in research, teaching and community engagement across a range of basic and applied research areas including behavioural health (sleep, physical activity, sedentary behaviour and nutrition), human factors and operational readiness (occupational health and safety, risk management, complex systems, rostering and shiftwork), and resilience and wellbeing.
We work closely with government, NGOs, industries and communities, partnering on applied projects in the field.

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