• The Effect of Calorie Deprivation on Adipose Tissue Distribution
Interested in losing weight?

Seeking men and women between the ages of 21 and 45.

The Neuroendocrine Unit at Massachusetts General Hospital is seeking healthy men and women who are 21-45 years old for a research study. We are studying the effects of fasting on body composition, bone density and energy use.

The study includes a 10 day fasting in-patient study visit.

Participants receive physical examinations, nutritional analyses, hormonal evaluations, blood tests, measurements of bone density and body composition.

Participants receive $1200 and reimbursement for parking and/or public transportation costs.

For more information or to find out if you’re eligible to participate, please contact Spenser Wright at (617) 724-5406 or swright15@partners.org.
Institution  –  MGH - Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA; BWH - Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA
Principal Investigator  – Pouneh Fazeli, MD
  
Enrollment Information
For further information about enrolling a patient in this trial, contact the person below.
Name  – Wright Spenser, CRC
Phone  – 617-724-5406