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About this survey

IRB PROTOCOL # 305-20-EX

You are taking part in a study conducted by the Marconi Institute for Creativity - University of Bologna. The main aim of this study is the understanding of the impact of COVID-19 emergency and of its effects on individual health and creative abilities. The total duration of the study is about 20 minutes.

Please note that there are attention check items. Payment is contingent on correctly responding to the attention check items and quality responding to the open ended questions.

At the end of the study, we will ask you some demographic information which will be treated according to the international laws regarding privacy (D. Lgs 196/2003 e UE GDPR 679/2016). The information collected through this study do not have any diagnostic purpose and the data will be treated in a cumulative way. The collected data are anonymous and associated with a code that guarantee the anonymity of the information. Moreover, we want to reassure you that it is your right to stop your participation in the study at any time, without the necessity to explain or the risk of penalty. If you choose to stop during the survey, your information will not be used.

Contact information

Information about this study:

Responsible of the project: Dr. Sergio Agnoli, phone. +39 051 20 93536; Marconi Institute for Creativity, Via dei Celestini 1, Sasso Marconi – Italy.

Further contacts: 

Vignesh Murugavel, vmurugavel@unomaha.edu, (214) 284-6267.

Roni Reiter-Palmon, rreiter-palmon@unomaha.edu, (402) 554-4810.


Contact email: sergio.agnoli@unibo.it

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Hereby, I declare that I voluntarily participate in this study conducted by the Marconi Institute for Creativity - University of Bologna, and to have been informed, before the start of the study, of my right to stop my participation in the study at any time, without the necessity to explain or risk of penalty, thereby obtaining the non-use of my data. I’m aware that only the researchers conducting this study will have access to my data, but only in respect to their analysis and scientific publication in an anonymous modality. Since this study does not have any clinical purpose, I have been informed that I must refer to specialized personnel to obtain a correct interpretation of the data. According to the Italian law (reference “art. 13 del D.lgs. 196/2003”), we want to inform you that the Alma Mater Studiorum - University of Bologna will proceed to the data treatment only for institutional purposes (reference “art. 4 del D.R. 271/2009”) always referring to the national norms for the protection of personal data.

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