Volume 3, Issue 23 | December 20, 2023
Featured Recruitment Studies
Restoring Efficient Sleep After TBI (CU REST)
You may be eligible if you are between ages 18 and 60, had a traumatic brain injury over a year ago, currently have insomnia, and have reliable access to the internet. Participants must be living in the State of Colorado.
All study procedures will be completed remotely and may include questionnaires, structured clinical interviews, a brief cognitive screener, and a self-directed computerized cognitive behavioral intervention for insomnia with assistance from a clinician. Compensation will be provided. Total participation will take between 2-20 hours over nine weeks.
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The Affect of Estrogen and Puberty Blockers on Cardiac Health and Diabetes Risk
The University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus is looking for teenagers 13-16 to participate in a research study examining how puberty blockers and estrogen affect cardiac health. Data from this study will be used to further understand the risks associated with estrogen use in transgender youth.
- 13-16 years old
- not taking any hormonal birth control
- weight <400lbs
Does When You Exercise Matter? A Randomized Trial Comparing the Effect of Morning versus Evening Aerobic Exercise on Weight Loss and Compensatory Behaviors
Research study participants will be randomized to exercise either in the morning or in the evening. Volunteers will receive a free 13-month exercise program and access to the Anschutz Health and Wellness Fitness Center.
You may qualify for this research study if you meet the following criteria:
- Adult between 18 and 55 years old
- Generally healthy without diabetes or heart disease
- Not currently exercising more than 150 minutes per week
- Overweight or Obese (BMI between 25.0 and 40.0 kg/m2)
- Do not regularly work overnight shifts
The criteria listed above is only a partial list of all the requirements to participate in this research study. Only a clinical research staff member can determine eligibility.
Stressful Perceived Experiences on RNA in Men (SPERM) Study
Our goal is to learn more about how environmental factors such as early life experiences and everyday stress affect the physical and genetic characteristics of human sperm.
Role of Semaglutide in Restoring Ovulation in Youth and Adults with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (RESTORE Study)
The purpose of this study is to test if taking 10 months of semaglutide can help restore ovulation in young and adult women with PCOS. Participants who qualify will get 10 months of semaglutide, measurement of body composition, and diabetes testing before and after treatment with semaglutide.
Birth Control Hormonal Injection/Shot Study
This study is studying levonorgestrel butanoate (LB) as a possible long-acting and reversible injectable formulation for female contraception.
Urinary Hormones During Weight Loss (uHoWL)
Are you interested in a research study about women's reproductive hormones? This research plans to learn more about the relationships between reproductive hormones, metabolic health, and energy restriction.
How do I feature a study?
If you would like to have your study featured please submit your information and we will work on including your study information in our next issue.