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Repromet, Kisspeptin Research Team, Imperial College in London

At Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust in West London we are looking for healthy men (who do not smoke and do not take any medication) aged between 18 and 40 years to take part in a research study looking at the effect of naturally produced hormones involved in digestion and metabolism on reproductive hormones.

What we offer:

  • Up to £150 reimbursement per study visit
  • Flexible scheduling of study visits
  • An opportunity to contribute to medical research
  • An opportunity to gain an understanding of how scientific research is conducted
  • Health screening including basic blood tests, hormonal profile, weight/BMI/body composition analysis, heart tracing (ECG).


What are you going to do

The study involves an initial screening visit (approx 1hr) followed by up to 5 study visits at the hospital. These visits take place at Charing Cross Hospital, in Hammersmith, and last from 0815 - 1745. They all take place Monday - Friday and we are flexible with dates to fit with your availability. A maximum of 2 visits can take place per calender month to ensure your safety. People who participate will be paid expenses of up to £150 per study visit. Visits involve the infusion of a naturally produced hormone whilst having blood samples taken via an intravenous cannula. Participants are free to read, sleep, work and watch TV throughout the day. Wifi is available.

Unfortunately we are unable to offer compensation for screening alone.

What we ask:

  • Not applicable; candidates must be over 18 years of age
  • Not applicable.
  • To take part, participants must be:

  • Healthy, with no current medical diagnoses
  • Not taking any regular medication
  • Non-smokers
  • No significant weight change over the last 3 months
  • Have a BMI of 18.5 - 25
  • Be male and aged 18-40
  • Be registered with a GP in the UK
  • Have a bank account in their own name

Extra information

Education Level
Secondary School, College, University
Location
London
Type of Contract
Casual / Part Time Jobs, Summer / Holiday Jobs, Voluntary
Salary indication
£15.00 per hour
Responsible for
Research Study Volunteer
Type of Job
Scientific Services, Health / Medical
Full UK/EU driving license preferred
No
Car Preferred
No
Must be eligible to work in the EU
Yes
Cover Letter Required
No
Languages
English

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