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If you would like to learn more about a particular study, please email us at

For more information on other studies within the Division of Nutritional Sciences, please visit: Studies Recruiting Participants

Ovarian Morphology in Girls (OMG!) | Rochester, NY

  • Purpose: To understand how the ovaries change during puberty in adolescents at risk for polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS)
  • Eligibility: Adolescents between the ages of 9-17 who had their very first period within the last 11 months, and whose mothers have been diagnosed with PCOS
  • Time Commitment: 5 study visits (~60 minutes each) over 2 years
  • Study Includes: Belly ultrasound, blood draws and keeping a menstrual diary
  • Study Location: University of Rochester Strong Fertility Center (Rochester, NY)
  • Honorarium: Up to $150 cash
  • ID: NCT04424576


 CodeRED study | ITHACA, NY 

  • Purpose: To understand how girls’ bodies and brains change during puberty.
  • Eligibility: Adolescents between the ages of 9-16
  • Time Commitment: 1 study visit (~120 minutes) and the option to participate in a longer study
  • Study Location: Cornell University (Ithaca, NY)
  • Honorarium: up to $300 cash

For more information, please email and include ‘CodeRED’ in the subject line.

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