Participating in the HIM study

We are inviting over 400 parents of young men born between 1994 and 2000 to participate in this study. With parental consent, we will also be inviting the adult sons to participate too. Contribution to this study occurs over several different stages.

Stage 1 – Invitation to the parents
An invitation package will be sent to the parents asking for consent to:
a) Complete a questionnaire
b) Access your medical record
 

Stage 2 – Invitation to the son
With parental consent, we will contact the sons asking for consent to:
a) Complete a questionnaire
b) Undertake a clinical review
c) Storage of saliva and/or blood and/or semen samples

They can choose to participate in none, some or all of the above parts of the study.