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Participate in a Research Project

Contribute to our research by taking part in a study.

The following research studies are looking for people. To take part in a study, please contact the research team directly at the provided email address or phone number.

These projects would not be possible without the people who volunteer to take part in the research. Participants gain a useful understanding of how research takes place, and learn something interesting about the field, or themselves. Participation is open to the public.

We often send out emails to our subscription list when a research project is looking for people to take part. Sign up to be on the list.

RESEARCH PARTICIPANTS WANTED

Help Concordia scientists understand how exercise changes your health, gut, and brain

Microbiome 2 Brain

You can take part if you are:

  • A healthy non-smoking male
  • Between 50-70 years old
  • Struggling with your weight
  • Not following a special diet
  • Currently exercising less than 30 minutes per week

 

What's involved:

  • Complete an 8-week exercise training program (three 30-minute sessions per week)
  • Have MRI and PET brain scans
  • Provide stool and blood samples
 

Participants who complete the study will receive financial compensation.

For more information please contact our team at 514-848-2424, ext. 4164, or email: microb2brain@gmail.com

This study is being conducted by Vanessa Dumeaux, PhD (vanessa.dumeaux@concordia.ca) of the Concordia University PERFORM Centre and has approval from the Comité central d'éthique de la recherche du ministre de la Santé et des Services sociaux.

RESEARCH PARTICIPANTS WANTED
 

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EAT & MOVE right
to fight against
BREAST CANCER
 

Do you consider yourself overweight and deconditioned, and you are interested to participate in a Research Study?

  • For breast cancer survivors  
  • Free comprehensive fitness and nutrition evaluations 
  • Free supervised training for 22 weeks supervised training and 
  • Free meals (2/day for 5 days) for 12 weeks
  • At PERFORM Centre
    (7200 Sherbrooke W. H4B 1R6)
Help us research how diet and exercise can help you!

Exclusion criteria - if any of the following applies to you:

  • Under 18 years old 
  • Exercising > 60min/week 
  • Still receiving treatment 
  • Have recurrent cancer 
  • Uncontrolled diagnoses for heart disease, diabetes, or hypertension
Then you can't participate.

Contact: Vittia Thong 514-264-9795 or vittiakin@gmail.com

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RESEARCH PARTICIPANTS WANTED
 

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EAT & MOVE right
to fight against
BREAST CANCER
related LYMPHEDEMA

Do you consider yourself overweight and deconditioned, and you are interested to participate in a Research Study?

  • For women with Stage 2 breast cancer-related lymphedema
  • Free comprehensive fitness and nutrition evaluations 
  • Free supervised training for 22 weeks supervised training and 
  • Free meals (2/day for 5 days) for 12 weeks
  • At PERFORM Centre
    (7200 Sherbrooke W. H4B 1R6)
Help us research how diet and exercise can help you!

Exclusion criteria - if any of the following applies to you:

  • Under 18 years old 
  • Bilateral lymphedema
  • Exercising > 60min/week 
  • Still receiving treatment 
  • Have recurrent cancer 
  • Uncontrolled diagnoses for heart disease, diabetes, or hypertension
Then you can't participate.

Contact: Hélène Kim 514-884-0237 or heleneee.k@gmail.com

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