Dr Julia Goedecke, specialist scientist at the Medical Research Council/UCT Research Unit for Exercise Science and Sports Medicine, is looking for volunteers for her study on the mechanisms that underlie insulin resistance in South African women. She hopes to understand why certain women may be at higher risk for developing type 2 diabetes than others.
You can participate in the trial if you fulfil all the criteria listed below:
Before you are officially enrolled in the study, you will be required to undergo testing (about 30 minutes) to verify that you meet the inclusion criteria of the study.
Procedures and benefits:
In addition, you will receive compensation for your time and inconvenience (R1 300 on a pro rata basis), as well as receiving two months free membership at the Fitness Centre of the Sports Science Institute of South Africa in Newlands.
If you are interested in taking part in the study and would like additional information, please contact:
Tel: 021 650 4563
Dr Julia Goedecke
Tel: 021 650 4573 / 082 8255 616
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