University of British Columbia (Recruiting Type 2 Diabetes Participants for a Breakfast Study)

Organization Name: University of British Columbia
Opportunity Title: Recruiting Type 2 Diabetes Participants for a Breakfast Study
Category: Education / Training / Teaching
Commitment: Less than 6 months
Start Date: December 4, 2020
End Date: December 1, 2021

  • Appropriate for volunteers aged between 18 and 55
  • Appropriate for volunteers aged 55 and over
Opportunity Description:

Dr. Jonathan Little and Dr. Barbara Oliveira from the  University of British Columbia – Okanagan are conducting a research study examining how a Low carbohydrate breakfast OR a Low fat Breakfast impacts glucose control.

We are looking for males and females who:

  • Are between the ages of 20-79 years.
  • Have been diagnosed with type 2 diabetes by their physician for more than 1 year;
  • have a current HbA1c is of < 8.5%;

This study lasts 12 weeks and involves following oriented breakfast, filling out questionnaires and collecting blood drops. You will receive food coupons to help on your breakfast.

All to be done at home with no displacement!

If you are interested, please fill out the Eligibility Questionnaire in our website

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