Using Virtual Counselors to Overcome Genetic Literacy Barriers "VICKY"

Enrolling by invitation

Phase N/A Results N/A

Summary of Purpose

A Relational Agent (RA) "virtual counselor" (VICKY: VIrtual Counselor for Knowing Your Family History) has been developed to collect family health history information for common health conditions including heart disease, stroke, diabetes, hypertension and various cancers. In this study, the investigators will conduct a randomized controlled trial (RCT) to compare the efficacy of using VICKY to the existing My...

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Trial Milestones

The following dates are available for this trial. Trial information last updated on 14 March 2018.

1 Nov 2016 12 Jan 2015 1 Mar 2019 1 Mar 2019 1 Mar 2018 Unavailable
Start Date First Received 1st Completion Completion Verification Results

Trial Design

  • Allocation: Randomized
  • Masking: Single Blind (Subject)
  • Purpose: Screening
  • Intervention: Parallel Assignment