Lipid Study Participation

PARTICIPATE IN A DIETARY LIPID STUDY

To better understand how cholesterol and lipids in blood interact with the blood vessels to

increase the risk of cardiovascular disease, a leading cause of heart attack and stroke.

Eligibility:

  •  18 years or older
  •  Weight greater than 123 pounds
  •  English speaking
  •  No kidney disease, diabetes, liver disease, or untreated thyroid dysfunction
  •  No lipid lowering medications (e.g. Statins)
  •  Non Pregnant

Participation:

  •  Provide a fasting blood sample
  •  Provide information such as weight, height, existing health conditions, and medications
  •  Consume a standard high fat breakfast meal
  •  Provide a second blood sample 3-4 hours later
  •  $20 compensation will be provided

Benefits:

  •  Learn your BMI and lipid profiles

Locations:

  •  Genome and Biomedical Sciences Building, UC Davis Campus
  •  Cypress Building, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento

Study contact: Andrea Fernandez

  • Phone: 530-754- 6656
  • Email: dietarylipidstudy@gmail.com

For questions about your rights while taking part in this study call the IRB Administration at 916-703- 9151 or write to IRB Administration, UC Davis Clinical and Translational Science Center (CTSC), School of Medicine, Dean’s Office, 2921 Stockton Blvd., Suite 1400 Sacramento, CA 95817.

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