May 12, 2020 - 10:52am --

OSU and Family Wellness Professor Jim Bates is conducting a university-supported research study (#2020E0342) to learn about the experiences of grandparents during the coronavirus pandemic in the U.S. If you’d like to participate in the study, Dr. Bates will conduct a recorded video chat (Zoom) interview with you that will take 30 to 45 minutes. If you participate, you will receive a gift card worth $30 for either Amazon, Lowes, or Walmart which will be mailed to you within a week of your interview. Contact Dr. Bates at or call him at 614-292-5179 or 916-622-3252 (cell phone) to sign up and/or learn more about the study.