Health and wellness

Participate in a research project or visit UQ Health Clinics

As a valued alumnus or UQ community member you can participate in research and contribute to the ground-breaking discoveries happening at UQ. Many of the research projects will reimburse you for your time. Alternatively, you can visit one of our many UQ Health Clinics, The clinics offer high quality and professional healthcare across a broad range of areas, and are open to the community.
Call for volunteers from the Alumni and community events and Contact newsletters:


Online interview: service robots in hotels 

Take part in a one-hour online video interview to share your thoughts on service robots in hotels. You will be asked to view a series of images and short videos showing robots performing tasks in a hotel, then answer questions about your perceptions of the robots and their capabilities. Receive a $30 gift card for your time.

In-flight safety videos and tourist behaviour

Volunteer to watch in-flight safety videos and answer questions about them while wearing a biosensor and having your eye movement and facial expressions recorded. Participants must be 18 or older, and must not either be from, or have ever been to, New Zealand. Volunteers will receive a $20 voucher.

Have you ever donated blood?

UQ researchers are seeking blood donors currently living in Australia to participate in a 10-minute online survey. You will be asked about your blood donation history, your perceptions of identity and ownership towards donating blood, and in a series of hypothetical scenarios, you will be asked about your willingness to not disclose personal or health related information in order to still donate blood. Participants can enter a draw to win a $50 gift voucher.

South Asian Genes and Health in Australia

South Asians make up around 25% of the global population but less than 2% of genetic study participants. The South Asian Genes and Health in Australia (SAGHA) study, the first genomic study focused on the South Asian population in Australia, is seeking participants. You will receive information about your heart health and contribute to making health care equal for all Australians. You will also receive a $50 e-gift card.

Seeking volunteers with no headache and no neck pain

Seeking participants aged 18-65 with no current neck pain or headache. Complete online surveys, self-measures of sensitivity and have neck movement, sensation and sensitivity assessed.

Health and wellbeing for people aged over 50

UQ Healthy Living

UQ Health Clinics