Interested in Participating in a Study?
Muscle Oxygen Use and Sleep Apnea
Researchers in the Department of Rehabilitation Science are conducting a study examining muscle oxygen use in people with obstructed sleep apnea. The study is recruiting people ages 18-55, both with and without a diagnosis of obstructive sleep apnea. Learn more about their study (pdf).
For more information, email Jeffrey Herrick or call 703-993-1263.
Breast Cancer-related Fatigue
A group of Mason researchers are examining the impact of a prescribed aerobic exercise routine on breast-cancer related fatigue. Read more about their breast cancer research.
Child Health, Exercise, and Wellness
Researchers in the Department of Nutrition and Food Studies are conducting a study to help get children who are overweight and obese to a healthy weight. The six-month CHEW (Child Health, Exercise, and Wellness) program teaches families about healthy eating and activity through counseling and cooking demonstrations. Learn more about the study (pdf).
For more information, email Sara Kohn Rhoades or call 703-993-6162.
Incomplete Spinal Cord Injury
The research project "Effects of Locomotor Training on Cardiorespiratory Function and Walking Performance in People with Incomplete Spinal Cord Injury" seeks volunteers 18 years of age or older with an incomplete spinal cord injury who will commit to two separate visits to laboratory for testing at the start and the finish of 12 weeks of FREE locomotor training.
For more information and eligibility requirements, visit the Department of Rehabilitation Science's website.