Volunteer


At the UNC Nutrition Research we occasionally have studies that implement human participants. Below are the opportunities for volunteers needed now. Click the title to learn more about the study and see if you are eligible. Participants will receive a monetary reward for research study completion.

Recruiting Participants for Genetics and Fatty Liver Study

Recruiting Participants for Genetics and Fatty Liver Study

We are recruiting men and women age 18-70 to participate in this research study to learn more about risk factors for fatty liver disease. All research procedures will be conducted at the UNC Nutrition Research Institute (NRI) at the North Carolina Research Campus (500 Laureate Way, Kannapolis, NC 28081).

B.E.R.R.Y Study Seeks Memory Loss Patients

B.E.R.R.Y Study Seeks Memory Loss Patients

We are inviting individuals who are ages 65 to 79 beginning to experience mild memory decline, and have not been diagnosed with dementia or Alzheimer’s disease to participate in a B.E.R.R.Y Study (Blueberries: Exciting Research Relevant to You). This study aims to find if eating blueberries every day can significantly slow or prevent memory loss in this population.

Seeking Participants for Male Fertility Study

Seeking Participants for Male Fertility Study

The NRI is recruiting men between the ages of 18 and 60 to participate in this research study to determine if taking a dietary supplement (betaine) will impact male infertility. You will be paid for your time