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Health Research Studies

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

  • Men and women between the ages of 30-64 years, healthy or "high cholesterol levels"
  • Must not take cholesterol-lowering or thyroid medications or have diabetes

Compensation: up to $210

Requirements

These studies require a 4-8 week commitment and 3-4 testing visits. All visits require blood draws, and you may have to pick up meals once per week.

What happens on the test visits?

  • We will measure your weight, blood pressure, body fat percentage, and metabolic rate or vascular health, and collect a blood sample.
  • We may collect small amounts of blood and measure your metabolism or vascular health before and after a meal throughout the morning.

 All visits include blood draws.

Intervention Diets

May require daily consumption of pecans or provided meals for 4-8 weeks

May require weekly meal pick-ups

You Will Learn

Your body weight, waist circumference, body fat percentage, blood pressure, blood glucose, and cholesterol levels.

To help us determine which study you might be eligible for, please fill out the form below. We will contact your shortly to determine if you are eligible.

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