Cephalic Phase Response Study

The Department of Foods and Nutrition at the University of Georgia Seeks

  • Men and women with normal or plus size builds
  • Ages 18-45 years old
  • Must not take anti-depressant or anti-anxiety medications or have diabetes
  • Must be okay with consuming foods containing dairy, meat and gluten
  • Compensation: $65 upon completion of all visits including 4 study visits


2.5-week commitment and a total of 5 testing visits (4 of which include blood draws)

There will be 5 testing visits

Informed Consent/Baseline Visit: Body measurements, psychological and behavioral questionnaires, taste assessments, taste bud imaging and genetic sampling (1.5 hours)
Testing Visits: Body measurements, mouth rinsing, blood draw, appetite assessments and breakfast meal (2.5 hours)

Sequence of visits and activities

informed content and baseline visit to testing visit 1-4 to 3 days between each visit

You Will Learn

Your body weight, waist circumference, and body fat percentage.

If you are interested in participating and would like to request more information, fill out the form below.

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