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Participants needed for Hot Flash research study

Dr. Pauline Maki, Ph.D. at the University of Illinois Chicago, with Dr. David Walega, MD, MSCI at Northwestern Medicine, is conducting a research study to investigate hot flashes.

You may be eligible if you are:
1.    Female
2.    Aged 40-65 years old
3.    Have moderate to severe hot flashes

If you decide to participate you will be asked to:
1.    Come for 5 visits over 7 months at Northwestern Medicine in downtown Chicago
2.    Maintain a hot flash diary for 7 months
3.    Complete quality of life questionnaires
4.    Receive a non-hormonal intervention utilizing a numbing injection

Participants will be paid for their participation.

Interested or have questions? Please call 312-472-6754.

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UIC IRB #2016-1264
Northwestern IRB #: STU00203490

 

  • Expiration Date:Thursday, March 31, 2022

Principal Investigator(s)

Pauline Maki PhD

  • Professor of Psychiatry and Psychology
  • Director of Women’s Mental Health Research Program
  • Senior Director of Research, Center for Research on Women and Gender

(312) 996-6941
pmaki1@uic.edu

David R. Walega MD, MSCI

  • Associate Professor of Anesthesiology
  • Northwestern Medicine

312-695-2500
d-walega@northwestern.edu

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