CHARA 2 Study
Are you the parent of a 16-17 year old who is starting a new hormonal method of birth control (depo, IUD, implant)? Your teen may be able to participate in a study to collect samples to evaluate the impact that hormonal (birth control) methods have on immune response and HIV risk. This study involves 4 visits over 3 months. Compensation is provided.
HABIT Pregnancy Study
Are you the parent or guardian of a pregnant teen between the ages of 14-17? Is she less than 16 weeks pregnant? She may be able to take part in a research study about weight gain during and after pregnancy. This study may involve meeting with a counselor during regularly scheduled obstetric appointments and/or in the postpartum year. Compensation provided.
Are you the parent of a teen girl age 13-17 who is the mother of one child? If so, your daughter may want to participate in a study that will pair her with a mentor, or Maikuru, to provide her with a support network. Involves 5 weekly 2-hour educational sessions. Participants will receive a meal, child-care, bus tickets/parking at each session, and compensation for completing all sessions.