|Research Study: "Anxiety Risk in Teens"|
To learn more about risk factors for anxiety in adolescents with cyclic vomiting syndrome.
Adolescents 13-18 who have been diagnosed with either an anxiety disorder or cyclic vomiting syndrome
|Are you interested in learning about how your breast milk helps your baby grow?|
To find out how maternal size and diabetes status affect her breast milk
To find out what unique parts of breast milk may affect how infants grow.
To learn how to ensure infants receive the best nutrition possible
Women 20-35 who are at least 28 weeks into their pregnancy and planning on exclusively breastfeeding their infant for at least 4 months and delivering at University of Colorado Hospital.
|Free Family Therapy for Youth with Mood Problems|
Helping youth and their families understand and cope with mood swings, develop plans for preventing moods from getting worse, communicate more effectively and solve family problems
- Youth between 9-17 who has recently had significant mood swings, has at least one parent with bipolar disorder and does not abuse alcohol or substances.
- Must agree not to participate in family therapy with another provider for the first year.
This study will look at the body's immune response (how the body fights infection) to the onset of genital herpes. 1-2 study visits for blood draws over the course of 3 months.
- 18+ years of age
- Have developed an outbreak of genital herpes within the last 10 days.
|Pregnant Participants Needed:|
Pregnant women are invited to participate in a research study which plans to learn about antibody (substance produced by the body to fight disease) levels in mothers and infants whose mothers have received the GBS vaccine between 24-34 6/7 weeks of their current pregnancy. the study will also look at antibody levels in mother's breast milk.
- Healthy pregnant woman 18-40 years of age
24 0/7 through 34 6/7 weeks pregnant
- Planning to breastfeed for at least 90 days after delivery
- Plan to deliver at University of Colorado Hospital
|Healthy Males needed for a research study of drug levels in blood and hair.|
This study plans to learn more about how tenofovir and emtricitabine (Truvada) build up in cells in blood and hair. Participation will include two 12 week dosing periods separated by a 12 week washout period (total duration is 36 weeks). Eligible participants will be given the supply of medications for the study.
- Must be age 18 to 50 years
- Must own smartphone
- Subject has a minimum scalp hair length of 2 cm in the occipital region.
- Have a low risk for HIV-1 infection
|The Role of Gut Bacteria in the Development of Type 1 Diabetes.|
The goal of the research is to better understand the role bacteria that live in the intestine in the development of type 1 diabetes
- Patients diagnosed with type 1 diabetes in the last 6 months
- Subjects with islet autoantibodies
- Subjects who do not have islet antibodies and are first-degree relatives of patients with diabetes or subjects with islet antibodies
- 1-45 years of age
|Are you interested in participating in a research study to help us learn more about where the fat tissue in your body originates?|
To understand if some fat cells (adipocytes) may originally come from cells in the bone marrow. Understanding the origin of fat cells is important because it may help to determine the health of fat cells and why fat that is stored in some places of your body is more ‘unhealthy’ than other fat.
Men and women:
Between the ages of 18 and 75 years AND
Had an allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplant at least 6 months ago –OR–
Have chronic phase chronic myeloid leukemia.
|2/8/2016||Nutritional and Metabolic Diseases
|Interested in participating in a free weight loss class?|
The CU Anschutz Health and Wellness Center is seeking volunteers for a new weight loss
research study looking at the role of beef intake for weight loss and weight maintenance. The
study will last approximately 6 months. Participants will participate in a 16-week State of Slim
weight loss program at no cost and receive monetary stipends to be used to purchase State of
Slim-friendly protein foods. Participants will receive body composition scans, lab work and
wellness assessments at no charge and have access to the Anschutz Health and Wellness
Fitness Center during the study.
Are between 18 - 50 years old
Are overweight or obese (BMI ≥ 27) - Check your BMI at:
Are willing to participate in weekly group weight loss classes for 16 weeks and attend
four study visits over a 6 month period at the Anschutz Medical Campus
Are not vegetarian
Are not diabetic
Are not allergic to red meat or other common protein sources
|2/8/2016||Nutritional and Metabolic Diseases
|Tell us your story...|
To learn more about reproductive health of Latina and Hispanic women
Born in the U.S.
Both parents born in the U.S.
A grandparent or great-grandparent born in Mexico OR of Hispanic origin
|2/8/2016||--Select a Category--
|Are you interested in learning more about daily blood sugar changes in your child?|
The Endocrinology department at Children’s Hospital Colorado is looking for
children and young adults interested in learning about day-to-day blood sugar
The study involves a single visit where diabetes screening will be provided as
well as placement of a continuous sugar monitor to be worn for up to 7 days.
Age 10-25 years
BMI < 85%ile
|2/8/2016||Nutritional and Metabolic Diseases
|Do you have Parkinson's Disease?|
To explore the effects of different doses of endurance exercise in people with PD.
Persons 40-80 who have been diagnosed with Parkinson's Disease and are not yet taking medication or plant to start medication within the next 6 months. You must be willing to begin the exercise program immediately or after a delay of 6 months and willing to do aerobic exercise on a treadmill.
|Do you have Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)?|
Males and Females between 3 and 80 who have atopic dermatitis or males and females between 8 months and 80 who have a history of, or an active case of eczema hereticum (wide-spread herpes skin infection along with atopic dermatitis.
|Better Control of Type 2 Diabetes May Decrease Your Risk for Cardiovascular Disease.|
To look at the use of an extended release formula of Exenatide compared to a placebo to maintain normal glucose levels. Ultimately to see better control of diabetes and a decrease in cardiovascular disease events.
Person 18+ with Type 2 Diabetes and take no more than 2 diabetes medications with stale doses for the last 3 months. Must not have a planned or anticipated revascularization procedure, but may have a history of cardiovascular disease and must see your primary care physician at least twice a year.
|Type 2 Diabetes and Exercise Research Study|
To research the effects of an investigational drug on
exercise capacity and blood vessel function.
Person 30-60 with Type 2 diabetes who exercise vigorously less than one hour per week and have normal blood pressure. Must not have smoked for at least one year and have a BMI between 25-39.9.
|Are you a Non-smoking Adult between the ages of 45 and 85?|
We are interested in learning more about smoking related lung disease, and need healthy non-smoking participants.
45-85 years old
Non-Hispanic White or African American
No smoking history
No evidence of lung disease
|Alterations in Lung Microbiome in Acute and Chronic HIV Infection|
This is a prospective, observational cohort study. Three groups (A1, A2, and B) will be enrolled in parallel.
-Men and women >/= 18 years.
-Willing to follow all research requirements
-Willing to provide written informed consent
-Group A1- acute HIV infection defined as a high risk HIV exposure within the prior 30 days, or recent HIV-1 seroconversion defined as those with a high risk HIV-1 exposure
-Group A2- healthy controls: HIV-1 seronegative with no high risk HIV-1 exposure in the prior 30 days and no chronic medical illness
-Group B- HIV-1 infection diagnosed by a previous positive antibody or PCR test have been recommended to initiate HAART by their health care provider
You should not be in this study if you are a pregnant or planning to become pregnant.
|Volunteers needed to Participate in a Research Study about Rheumatoid Arthritis|
The purpose of this study is to learn more about how rheumatoid arthritis develops by studying people who do not have rheumatoid arthritis. Your participation in this study will help us determine if certain genetic and environmental factors affect the chances of developing RA-related autoantibodies in absence of rheumatoid arthritis.
You may be eligible to participate in the study if: -You are at least 40 years old -You do NOT have Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)
|Restoring Insulin Secretion (RISE)|
The Children’s Hospital Colorado Clinical Translational Research Center and the
National Institutes of Health are conducting a study. This study is aimed at testing
whether early treatment is beneficial to kids with early type 2 diabetes and
kids at high risk of diabetes.
10-19 years of age, Pubertal, Overweight, Fasting glucose: >90 mg/dl; Impaired glucose tolerance: >140 mg/dl; Pre-diabetes or diagnosed with diabetes for less than 6 months; Metformin
|Do You Smoke?|
To figure out how these lung substances work in people who drink too much alcohol, who usually smoke, compared to those who do not drink heavily, but who smoke.
Smoking and nonsmoking males
|Parents or Legal Guardians of Children with Disabilities|
Assistive Technology Partners, University of Colorado, Anschutz Medical Campus, is performing a study investigating the impact Socially Assistive Robotics has on motor, communication and cognitive skills of children with disabilities.
Children between the ages of 18 months to 5 years of age Have Significant motor and communication disabilities/delays NOT been diagnosed with blindness or deafness They are without a seizure disorder or with a well-controlled seizure disorder They have been on stable medication regime for the past 12 weeks, if they are currently taking medication.
|The Influence of Couples' Conversation on the Heart|
The purpose of the study is to examine the influence that conversations between married couples have on the functioning of the heart.
Married Christian couples who:
• Have been married for at least 1 yr.
• Both believe in prayer.
• Are not currently taking heart medications.
• Do not have heart problems.
• Are not pregnant.
|Help Us Learn About Schizophrenia!|
Help us learn more about a new drug that may improve thinking and concentration in people with schizophrenia.
We are looking for:
Male and female adults who smoke
18-50 years old
No previous or current mental illness
No drug use
Willing to use nicotine patch during study hospital visit
If female, willing to use birth control during the study
|Research Trial Evaluating a New Drug in Psoriasis: Now Enrolling|
The study will evaluate an investigational drug compared to a currently approved psoriasis medication. Your participation will provide valuable information to researchers seeking new and improved therapies. You will be given either Humira, placebo, or the investigational drug for up to 28 weeks, after which you may be switched over to the active drug depending on your response.
You may be eligible to participate if 18 years of age or older and have been diagnosed with moderate to severe plaque-type psoriasis for at least 6 months.
|DO YOU LIKE TO EAT? HEALTHY MEN needed to participate in a research study|
Research whether age affects how fat tissue responds to 1 week of overfeeding
Men who are age 25-40 yr or 55-75 yr
overweight or mildly obese
sedentary to moderately active
|2/5/2016||--Select a Category--
|Exercise for Healthy Aging|
To determine whether a high versus a moderate intensity of cardiovascular + strength training has a greater improvement on health and quality of life.
Eligibility: Men aged 50-68, no major health problems that would interfere with the ability to exercise; if diabetic, must be well-controlled on oral medications (no insulin); body mass index between 20 and 40; no current/chronic infections.
|2/5/2016||--Select a Category--
|Give Us a Hand|
To better understand Multiple Sclerosis in children and teens.
Between the ages of 3-20 AND have Multiple Sclerosis diagnosed before 18
Do not have MS
|Are you an African American with asthma?|
We are studying why some African American people have trouble with their asthma despite taking asthma medications.
Children age 5-17 and non-smoking Adults age18 and older who have asthma symptoms despite asthma treatment • African American ancestry (have at least one African American grandparent)
|Peanut and Tree-Nut Allergy Research Study|
The purpose of this study is to determine how the body's immune system interacts with nuts and other foods to cause allergic reaction.
6-75 years of age. Have a diagnosis of peanut and/or tree-nut allergy made by either skin test or blood tests. Have no known peanut and/or tree-nut allergy.
|Research about the Effect of Carbamazepine medication on the Etonogestrel Contraceptive Implant (Implanon®/Nexplanon®)|
Do you currently have a birth control implant (Implanon®/ Nexplanon®) and are interested in participating in a research study to better understand the effects of certain medication on the implant?
• Women ages 18-45 who have had a birth control implant 1 to 3 years • Do not take any medications that are known to effect liver enzymes • Be willing to abstain during the study period or use a secondary form of non-hormonal contraception • Have baseline systolic blood pressure