Do you feel out of control around food? Have you been diagnosed with type 2 diabetes? 

If so, the HONOR study may interest you! 

Researchers at UNC-Chapel Hill are conducting a research study where participants will be interviewed about their eating concerns, and their interest in using technology in future treatment programs to manage their type 2 diabetes. If you are eligible, it will require you to participate in a 60–90-minute interview about the factors that influence your eating behaviors and patterns. 

You may be eligible if you identify as the following:

  • African American
  • Between the ages of 18-75
  • Have been diagnosed with type 2 diabetes.

Participants will be compensated $40 for their participation.  

Are you interested?  

  • To learn more about this study, please visit or contact the research coordinator at or (919) 962-6429.  
  • To determine your eligibility, complete the eligibility screener by visiting 

This research study has been reviewed by the UNC IRB #21-2910 and determined to be exempt from federal human subjects research regulations. You may contact the Institutional Review Board at 919-966-3113 or by email to