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Eyes & Vision

Eyes & Vision

Participate in Research is designed to connect potential volunteers with open research studies. We are looking for volunteers just like you to help answer important questions about the eyes and vision. This page lists eyes and vision studies that may apply to you or someone you know. If you find a study that you’d like to participate in, you can contact the study team with questions or to volunteer. Join us to improve the health of others.

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UW Medicine Eye Institute
UW Medicine

At the UW Medicine Eye Institute, our mission dovetails with our passion: to improve patients’ vision. We are exceptionally well-equipped for this mission, because your doctors are also your researchers — and research leads to great patient care.

Active Studies

Visual Perception in Children between ages 5-12

We are looking for kids between ages 5-12 years old with normal vision to be in a vision development study! This study uses EEG to record the activity in your brain. EEG is a safe, non-invasive way to study the brain. The EEG cap is…


The Murray Lab is looking for participants aged 18-30 for the Brain Engagement Attention and Modeling (BEAM) study exploring how the brain’s visual system processes motion. Participants will complete online structured interviews and around 4 sessions of computer, behavioral, and MRI experiments involving visual stimuli…

Effects of blindness on the ability to process visual, tactile and auditory processing

Dr. Ione Fine at the University of Washington is looking for subjects for a study that examines the effects of blindness on the ability to process tactile and auditory processing. Participants will be paid a minimum of $40 for the first hour of any visit…