During Pandemic times like the current COVID-19, response protocols pose challenges to researchers especially in regard
to data collection. The guidelines on social distancing and the introduction of age-related protocols that guide social groupings and interaction are a big hindrance to research designs that rely heavily on human
This context has immediately created the challenge of accessibility to human sampling. Following this new normal, an approach to Research Design and data analysis is inevitable to guarantee continued research without magnifying the effects of the pandemic.