Study examines potential link between diet and acne

January 30, 2013

Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center’s Dr. Kim Quach is researching the potential differences in the diets of teenagers with acne and those without acne. Teenagers ages 14-19 may be eligible to participate in this study.

To be eligible to participate, volunteers must either have active moderate acne, or no active acne.

Volunteers will participate in three phone calls regarding their diet. Compensation is provided.

For more information, email Dr. Quach at or call Amy Longenecker at 717-531-5136.

This research study, IRB 37165EP, 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 January 31, 2013