Volunteers needed to test weight loss Web site

Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center researchers are looking for people who want to lose weight for a research study. Volunteers are needed to test a new weight loss Web site, with participation including two office visits and weekly use of a Web-based computer application. Compensation is provided.

Eligible participants will be between 21- and 65-years-old, have access to the Internet and a valid e-mail address, have not lost more than 15 pounds in the past six months, and not be pregnant, have been pregnant or plan to become pregnant within the next 12 months.

The study director is Dr. Christopher Sciamanna, Department of Medicine. For more information, call Jolene at 717-531-4134. This research study has been approved by the Institutional Review Board, under federal regulations, at Penn State Hershey Medical Center, Penn State College of Medicine.

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Last Updated September 28, 2009