Study Participant Opportunities

The School has a number of research studies underway.  These studies may be led by students or faculty members. Many studies require human participation. If you wish to serve as study subject current opportunities and contact information is available below.

Study #1 - Ultrasound study researching vascular health and forearm blood flow

Subject Eligibility - healthy, non-smoking males between 18-40 years

Lab Visits - 2 visits in 1 week                    

Contact - David at:  7djs3@queensu.ca

FULL Ultrasound STUDY DETAILS AVAILABLE HERE

Study #2 - Bullying in sport

Subject Eligibility - youth 13-17 years

Online Study - 15-20 minutes to answer online study

Contact - Ashley at:  5aa27@queensu.ca

FULL Bullying STUDY DETAILS AVAILABLE HERE

Study #3 - Weight Loss Study - EnGage

Subjects - 345 total participants between 25 and 65 years

Lab Visit - initial visit to 28 Division Street Level 5 Lab for instruction/information session followed by scheduled, occasional visits over duration of study

Contact - Stepheanie or Melinda at:  lcru@queensu.ca  /  Telephone:  613-533-3062

FULL EnGage STUDY DETAILS and Article About Study in Kingston Whig-Standard Newspaper AVAILABLE HERE as web link

AND HERE AS PDF FILE

CLICK here to visit the EnGage website and sign up as a Participant

Study #4 - Exercise and Sitting Study - The Walk Sit Study

Subject Eligibility: male, overweight, inactive, non-diabetic, non-smoking

Study duration: 5 weeks - includes 8 exercise sessions and 3 blood sugar tests

Contact - Mitch: sitting@queensu.ca

FULL Exercise and Sitting STUDY DETAILS AVAILABLE HERE

Study #5 - Liver Fat Study

Subject Eligibility:  40-60 year old males

Study duration:  1 week - study participants will track their diet and physical activity for a one-week period and have their liver fat measured after. There are 3 appointments in total. 

Interested participants can contact Andrea at liver@queensu.ca or 613-533-6000 ext. 75118

FULL Liver Fat STUDY DETAILS AVAILABLE HERE