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Daily protein intake patterns on energy metabolism and the motivation to snack

 

Why are we doing this Study?

Studies in human bioenergetics suggest that the amount of protein you eat at each meal may be more important than how much protein you eat each day. We are looking to determine whether eating a pattern of structured protein intake can aid in achieving and sustaining energy balance.

The United States Department of Agriculture is funding this research study.

Who is eligible for this Study?

Men and women between 20-60 years of age with a healthy body weight (BMI < 25) or mildly obese (BMI 30 – 34.5 kg/m2) and

Must be able to stay at the Grand Forks Human Nutrition Center (GFHNRC) for 3 consecutive days on 2 separate occasions
Must be willing to comply with study protocol

What is required of me for this study?

Will I get compensated for my time?

You may be compensated for being in this research study. A total of $518.00 will be paid upon completion of all study visits. You also have the option to receive a 13 month individual membership or a 9 month family membership of Choice Health and Fitness. If you are not a United States citizen you will need to check your documentation to make sure that you can receive monetary compensation from us without risking your visa status.

Important Information for Non-US Citizens

Please be aware, compensation is offered for study participation. If you are not a United States citizen, you should check your documentation to make sure you can receive money from a non-University source without jeopardizing your status in the United States.

Who can I contact about this study?

If you have more questions please call 701-795-8396 or
email gfhnrc-recruit@ars.usda.gov

Applications are also available online at: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/Y3GYC93