About the Study

Are you curious about your body composition?

The purpose of the DEXA Validation III study is to compare body composition data collected from different dual energy x-ray absorptiometry (DXA) scanners that are currently on-site at the Pennington Biomedical Research Center, as well as to compare this data to other forms of body composition measurements.


Please see the Pennington Biomedical Research Center Notice of Privacy Practices Protected Health Information for more information on how your medical information is protected.

You may be eligible to participate if you meet the following criteria:

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Please do not fill out this questionnaire for anyone other than yourself unless you are their legal guardian.  If you know someone who may be interested please direct them to the site or have them call us directly at 225-763-3000.