Informed Consent Statement
This survey is being conducted as part of a University of Tennessee at Martin Masters Research Project by Mr. Matthew Adams and Dr. Joey Mehlhorn of the University of Tennessee at Martin (UT Martin), Department of Agriculture, Geosciences, and Natural Resources for the purpose of collecting information on perceptions of youth participation in horse programs in Tennessee. Specific information includes: You must be over 18 to participate in this survey. The survey is completely voluntary. Your responses, and any personal information given in this survey are confidential. No information will be released to any third party. All data collected in this survey will be aggregated, and only summarized information will be used. You may choose not to answer any part or question on the survey, and may discontinue the survey at any time.
Survey results will be stored separately from this consent document, which will be kept in a locked cabinet for a minimum of three years in Agriculture, Geosciences, and Natural Resources department office, per University of Tennessee at Martin IRB requirements.
Thank you for your participation in this survey.
Matthew Adams Joey E. Mehlhorn, Ph.D.
Graduate Student Professor of Agribusiness
I have read the above information and agree to participate in this survey. I understand that participation is voluntary. I may choose to not answer any question or portion of the survey and I may withdraw at any time. To continue with this survey please