Men and Women, Aged 40-55 and 70-85
|The purpose of this study is to evaluate the change over time of muscle function, mass, strength, power and body composition.|
|Length of Study:||2 weeks||# of Visits:||3 visits (2, 4- hour visits and 1 2-hour visit)|
|Payment:||$200||Can I Work?||Not on study days|
- Length of study
Total length of the study including resident stays and nonresident visits.
This does not mean you will be testing the entire time.
The length of time volunteers are required to stay overnight at the HNRCA. Residents have their own private room, bathroom, television, VCR, and phone during their stay.
The amount of reimbursement for travel and inconvenience.
- Number of visits
Total number of nonresident visits.
- Study diet
Indicates meals which will be provided by the HNRCA
- Can I work?
Indicates if you will be able to work and if so, when.
For more information about this study, please contact Kieran Reid at (617) 556-3303. To inquire about other studies, please complete our Study Inquiry Form or call Volunteer Services at (800) 738-7555.
We appreciate your interest in our program and we hope to work with you in the future.
The Recruitment Office
Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University