Are you age 30 or older? You may be able to participate in an at-home study of muscle training to investigate the effect of muscle strengthening on bone, sleep, and quality of life. This study involves 3 in-person visits to the Duquesne University campus and daily muscle training (15 minutes) over 6 months. Eligible participants must have no condition that would limit their ability to exercise.
IRB: 2020/12/15- Strength training effects on musculoskeletal health, melatonin, rest/activity rhythms, and quality of life: Muscle:Time Study
MEET THE RESEARCHER
Paula Witt-Enderby, PhD, is a Professor of Pharmacology at Duquesne University School of Pharmacy & Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences. A graduate of the University of Illinois and the University of Arizona, Dr. Enderby’s research interests include menopause and menopause-related diseases like osteoporosis and breast cancer.