A Study to See if Photos of the Eyes are Enough to Identify Non-Public People


About this study

The purpose of this study is to see if photographs of the eyes are enough to identify a person who is not a public figure.

Participation eligibility

Participant eligibility includes age, gender, type and stage of disease, and previous treatments or health concerns. Guidelines differ from study to study, and identify who can or cannot participate. There is no guarantee that every individual who qualifies and wants to participate in a trial will be enrolled. Contact the study team to discuss study eligibility and potential participation.

Inclusion Criteria

  • 30 Mayo Clinic consultants and residents in the Department of Ophthalmology (MDs and ODs)will be photographed
  • 60 Mayo Clinic Ancillary staff members of the Department of Ophthalmologywill be surveyed


Exclusion Criteria  

  •    Those who elect to not participate in the study

Participating Mayo Clinic locations

Study statuses change often. Please contact the study team for the most up-to-date information regarding possible participation.

Mayo Clinic Location Status

Rochester, Minn.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

Elizabeth Bradley, M.D.

Closed for enrollment

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