PARTICIPATE IN A CLINICAL TRIAL

Do you have diabetes, high blood pressure, or just want to learn how to live a healthier life? Pennington Biomedical Research Center invites people of all ages and backgrounds to participate in the exciting research studies being conducted here at the Center. The studies are at no charge to you, and many of them offer compensation for volunteers who participate.

CURRENT STUDIES

We invite people of all ages and backgrounds to participate in the exciting research studies being conducted here at the Pennington Center. The studies are at no charge to you and many of them offer compensation for volunteers who participate. Click on a study below or call 225-763-3000 to learn how you can be a volunteer!

If you don't see a trial that fits your interests or needs, click here to complete a questionnaire and we will contact you about any future trials for which you may qualify.

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Study Name
Apple & Pear - 6 Month General Health Study for Women
ARTIIS - 5 Month Physical Activity Study for African American Men
ASPREE: The Aspirin Study - Multi-year Healthy Aging Study
CADENCE-KIDS - 1 Day Physical Activity Study for Children and Adolescents
CANTOS - Multi-year Heart Health Study
Cranberry - 10 week pre-diabetes study
D2d - Multi-year Pre-diabetes Study
E-MECHANIC - 6 Month Physical Activity Study
E-Moms - 5 Month Women’s Health Study
EPOCH - 20 month Alzheimer's Disease Study
EXPOSURE - 2 Day General Health Study to Determine Family Link with Diabetes
GRADE - Multi-year Type 2 Diabetes Study
Iron Rice - 2 Week General Health Study for Females with a Low Iron Level
Jump Start - 12 Week Weight Loss Study
KEE - 3 Month Nutrition Study for Males
Klub Kinect - 12 Week Pediatric Physical Activity Study
MEQ - 2 Day Women's Health Study for Pregnant Females
Muscle Mass II - 8 Month Healthy Aging Study
P Metic - 1 Month General Health Study
PRIDE - 9 Month Women's Health Study for Females Diagnosed with Gestational Diabetes
ProCo Metformin - 6 Week Diabetes Study
PULSE - 10 Month Women's Health Study for Females Diagnosed with PCOS
Purple Rice - 10 Week Diabetes Study
RT 2 - 4 Month General Health Study
STARCH - 4 Month "Pre-Diabetes" Prevention Study
Tanita® BIA System Validation - 1 Day General Health Study
Timed Eating - 4 Month Nutrition Study
WALKCOG-MCI - 6 Month Healthy Aging Study

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