3A – Collecting Ancillary or Non-Survey Data

Collecting Ancillary or Non-Survey Data
Presentation & Discussion: Survey Methodology
3A - Field

1:30pm-2:45pm on Monday, 5/21/2018

Kyle Fennell, NORC at the University of Chicago

Session Focus
This session will explore challenges of collecting non-survey data, including interviewer training and standardization, as well as implementation and analysis. Come learn about a variety of ancillary data collection efforts and how different organizations approached them.

  • Measuring Living Space Through the Use of Laser Tape Measurement Devices on Household Surveys - Juan Carlos Donoso, UM-Survey Research Center (UM-SRC); Hongyu Johnson, UM-Survey Research Center (UM-SRC)
  • Utilizing EMA with an Older Population - Lekha Venkataraman, NORC at the University of Chicago
  • A Novel Approach for Conveniently and Securely Collecting Personal Health Data - Lew Berman, ICF
  • Don't Say "Blood"! Using Lay Interviewers to Collect Red Drops from Young Children - Barbara Lohr Ward and Veronica Connors-Burge, UM-Survey Research Center (UM-SRC)
  • Sleep and Activity in People Over the Age of 50: Recruitment and Procedures for a Pilot Field Study - Hillary Hanson, University of Chicago Survey Lab; Nicoletta Knoble, University of Chicago Survey Lab