The Participant Experience: Researcher Guide

This article is for researchers and covers the participant experience from A-Z. Resources created specifically for participants are linked in this article.

 

Before the Study

Getting Your Participants Connected and Set up

Below are two step-by-step onboarding guides. These resources is meant to be shared with participants at the beginning of the study to ensure a successful setup to your project. 


1- Participant onboarding guide for projects collecting BOTH Garmin Connect data and Labfront Device (see image below) 


 both garmin connect data and labfront device data


2- Participant onboarding guide for projects collecting data from Labfront ONLY (see image below) 


garmin device data only

Day-to-day Participant Experience

A participant's daily experience collecting data with Labfront will vary depending on which option you have chosen below when setting up your project. 


Option 1:   garmin Collecting Garmin Connect Data ONLY

If you only collect Garmin Connect data, your participants will only need to open the Garmin Connect app once every few days.

Resource:
Participant Guide for Option 1

Option 2:    garmin  + favicon Collecting Garmin Connect + Labfront Companion Physiological Data

If you are collecting physiological data from both the Garmin Connect and Labfront Companion apps, your participants will need to regularly open both apps to allow the physiological data to sync.

Resource:
Participant Guide for Option 2


Option 3:
    garmin  +noun-survey-1252467 1 (1)Collecting Garmin Connect Data + Labfront's Questionnaire/ Timestamped Task Data 

*This option does not include Labfront's physiological data


Resource:

Participant Guide for Option 3

Option 4:   garmin  +  favicon + noun-survey-1252467 1 (1)Collecting Physiological Data from both Garmin + Labfront apps, AND Collecting Questionnaire/Task Data


Resource:
Participant Guide for Option 4



Option 5: favicon  Collect Physiological and Questionnaire (and/or task data) from Labfront app ONLY


Resource:
Participant Guide for Option 5

 

Last updated: February 15, 2022