Researchers from the University of Illinois at Chicago are performing a clinical research study on the effects of weight training versus aerobic training in African Americans and Caucasians with blood pressure above 120/80 mmHg–
• Researchers are seeking adults with blood pressure above 120/80 mmHg between the ages of 18 and 55 for participation.
• Participants will be randomly chosen to participate in either a supervised aerobic or weight training program for 8 weeks during the study. Total participation in the research study will include 6 months of health screenings and assessments, free personal training, ultrasound vascular evaluations, fitness evaluations, and body fat analyses. Financial compensation provided.
• Participants will undergo these procedures at UIC’s Clinical Research Center and Integrative Physiology Lab.
• For more information about participation in this study, please contact:
Grenita Hall, PhD at (312) 996-8774/ Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
This study is being conducted by PI: Dr. Shane Phillips in the Department of Physical Therapy: 1919 W. Taylor Ave. Chicago, IL
8 times, on 8-15-2018, 8-22-2018, 8-29-2018, 9-5-2018, 9-12-2018, 9-19-2018, 9-26-2018, 10-3-2018
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