The Influence of High-Intensity Interval Exercise on Cognitive Function Among Young and Older Adults

By Sara Drisdelle (MSc Candidate), Department of Kinesiology

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Research participation information and requirements
Description of study

Examining the effects of high-and low- intensity exercise on cognitive function (tested via computer tasks) and mood. 

Participant requirements

18-30 years of age, physically active (exercise 30+ mins/day, 3x week), no heart, muscular or neurological conditions.

Length of time of study 1.5-2 hours per session, 3 sessions total
Other information

Participants will be entered into a draw to win a $50 gift card from either: Sobey's, Walmart, Tim Horton's or Starbucks. Parking and/or travel (i.e. bus fare) costs will also be reimbursed. 

Supervisor/Co-supervisor information

Laura Middleton

For questions about the survey please contact:

Sara Drisdelle

This study has been reviewed and received ethics clearance through a University of Waterloo Research Ethics Committee.