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Pictorial Influence on Sentence Comprehension

This behavioral study will examine the influence of pictorial primes on general knowledge questions. A participant will be shown a cartoon-type picture prior to the presentation of a question. They will be asked to answer the question verbally. This study aims to determine the influence of pictorial primes on memory recall and retrieval.
Marissa Scotto at mxs2620@psu.edu or 814-867-3033
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Must be over the age of 18
Must be a native English speaker
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Under the age of 18
Not a native English speaker
Education, Language & Linguistics
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REducing Lung congestion symptoms using the V-wavE shunt in advanced heart failure (RELIEVE-HF)

The objective of the study is to provide reasonable assurance of safety and effectiveness of the V-Wave Interatrial Shunt System to improve clinical outcomes in a certain high-risk group of symptomatic patients suffering from heart failure.
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18 year(s) or older
This study is NOT accepting healthy volunteers
NCT03499236
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18 years of age or older
Diagnosed by a physician and told that I have Heart Failure
Currently on medications for the treatment of HF
Have symptoms of HF such as shortness of breath, fatigue, inability to lie flat or reduced ability to exert myself
Have been hospitalized or treated in an emergency department within the past year for my HF
Exclusion Criteria:
Presently on kidney dialysis
Presently enrolled in another clinical research study for an investigational drug or device
Have had a heart transplant or am presently on a waiting list for a transplant
Have an implanted mechanical heart assist device (pump)
Heart & Vascular
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Site For ENDOmarker

Site For ENDOmarker
Patsy Rawa at prawa@pennstatehealth.psu.edu or 717-531-3692
Female
18 year(s) or older
This study is also accepting healthy volunteers
NCT03161704
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Scheduled to undergo gynecologic surgery
Exclusion Criteria:
Currently pregnant
Current or past diagnosis of any malignancy (exception melanoma skin cancer)
Known to be HIV-positive
Clinical evidence of active cervical infection
Clinical evidence of pelvic inflammatory disease (PID)
Women's Health
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Tolerization Reduces Intolerance to Pegloticase and Prolongs the Urate Lowering Effect (TRIPLE)

This study is for people who have chronic gout and their signs and symptoms of gout are not well controlled by their current medications. This study has two arms of treatment: one is using an approved medication for treatment of gout and the other uses the same approved medication in conjunction with an oral medication (immunosuppressant drug) which is commonly used to prevent rejection from kidney transplant and to treat patients with signs and symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis. The use of the immunosuppressant drug in this study is considered experimental. This research is being done to see whether a new dosing regimen of the approved medication helps to improve gout symptoms and reduces side effects due to the infusions.
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18 year(s) or older
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NCT02598596
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Chronic Gout with symptoms that are not well controlled
Taking gout flare prophylaxis
Exclusion Criteria:
Have CHF, uncontrolled heart rhythms, treatment for chest pain/ heart attack/ unstable chest pain syndrome
Hospitalized for CHF in the past 3 months
Uncontrolled blood pressure or blood sugars
Solid organ transplant recipient
Currently on dialysis
Arthritis & Rheumatic Diseases
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Autonomic Regulation Therapy to Enhance Myocardial Function and Reduce Progression of Heart Failure with Reduced Ejection Fraction (ANTHEM-HFrEF)

To assess the safety and efficacy of the VITARIA System when added to stable, guideline directed medical therapy for patients with heart failure and reduced left ventricular ejection fraction.
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18 year(s) or older
This study is NOT accepting healthy volunteers
NCT03425422
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Have an Ejection Fraction (EF) ≤ 35%
Exclusion Criteria:
Chronic (permanent) atrial fibrillation, or previous ablation for atrial fibrillation
Pregnant, planning on getting pregnant, or breastfeeding during the study
Previous or current implanted system or lead for vagus or other nerve stimulation
Heart failure due to congenital heart disease, hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy, or infiltrative cardiomyopathy (e.g. amyloidosis, sarcoidosis)
Heart & Vascular
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The Investigation of Human Response to Robot-Controlled Punishment

This study examines how people respond to interaction with robots.
Himavath Jois at hxj5142@psu.edu
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18 year(s) or older
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The person must be an adult.
Must be able to see, hear, and talk.
Must be willing to complete the surveys.
Must be able to complete the consent form.
Must be able to perform small physical tasks, such as sorting items on a table.
Exclusion Criteria:
Anyone under the age of 18.
Individuals that have uncorrected seeing or hearing difficulties.
Adults unable to consent.
Individuals unable to perform minor physical tasks.
Individuals unable to fit comfortably into the experimental equipment.
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Pilot Study to Assess Medication Adherence, Health Literacy, and Technological Literacy among African Americans and Latinos with Hypertension

This pilot study aims explore the health literacy and medication adherence found among African Americans and Latinos with hypertension receiving care at Hamilton Health Center in Harrisburg PA. We also aim to determine the feasibility of the iPad or smartphone as a tool for accessing health related information among African American and Latino patients with hypertension receiving care at clinics at Hamilton Health Center in Harrisburg PA. The expected outcomes of this project are to obtain a better understand of the literacy levels and adherence behaviors of African Americans and Latinos in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. The findings from this study will provide valuable insights into the health management behaviors of this community and determine if there is a need to develop a mobile health application for the management of hypertension.
Yendelela Cuffee at ycuffee@phs.psu.edu or 717-531-2044
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Diagnosed with high blood pressure
Prescribed medication for high blood pressure
African American/Black (Hispanic or Non-Hispanic) or White (Hispanic)
21 years and older
Able to speak and read English
Exclusion Criteria:
Unable to provide consent to participate in the study
Heart & Vascular, Diabetes & Hormones
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Integrating Dynamic Cellular Mechanisms with Momentary Assessments of Emotions

The purpose of this study is to investigate the link between morning gene expression levels and how it affects emotions throughout the day. The participants will be asked to answer short surveys 6 times a day for 4 days in a row. In addition, they will be asked to provide blood samples for each visit for 4 days in a row. On the first visit only they will be asked to answer several questionnaires.
Megan Zinobile at muz144@psu.edu or 814-689-9017
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Participants must be between the ages of 30 and 60
Participants must be currently employed Monday-Friday with regular working hours
Participants must not be a tobacco user
Exclusion Criteria:
Participants cannot have a significant medical illness
Participant cannot take medications regularly, except for oral contraceptives
Female participants can not be pregnant, breastfeeding, or have given birth in the past 12 months
Participants cannot be diagnosed with an autoimmune disease
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Student Housing Assessment

The primary objectives are to identify why students choose where they live; what is their perception of value for housing; is this value based on their home city/state/country; how are they paying for housing costs; if their parents are paying for the housing, what perception of value do the parents have, what is their economic status, what is their home owning status, etc.
Mallory Meehan at mmm446@psu.edu
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Undergraduate Student
Graduate Student
Enrolled and living at University Park
Exclusion Criteria:
Non-student
Education
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Feasibility of biomechanical running gait analysis study using an autonomous drone

Using an autonomous drone developed in State College, PA, this study will investigate the feasibility of using this technology to follow runners on an outdoor track and perform subsequent biomechanical gait analysis.
Jessica Wright at jwright3@pennstatehealth.psu.edu
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18 year(s) or older
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18-50 years old
No prior or current running injuries in the past 3 months
Runs at least 15 km per week
Able to speak English
Exclusion Criteria:
Age less than 18 years old or greater than 24 years old
Current musculoskeletal injury
Currently under medical supervision
Pregnant
Cognitively impaired
Sports Medicine
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CUFF Study: Characterization of Upper Limb Function following Mastectomy and Reconstruction for Breast Cancer

This is an observational study that will provide information describing the relationships between type of breast reconstruction and shoulder/upper extremity function and perceived health-related quality of life (HRQOL) for breast cancer survivors. This study will obtain measurements of arm strength and mobility and use self-report questionnaires to evaluate patient quality of life and satisfaction with treatment. Outcomes across three patient groups will be compared, including patients who undergo mastectomy with: 1) no reconstruction; 2) reconstruction with implants; and 3) reconstruction with autologous flaps.
Meghan Vidt at mzv130@psu.edu or 814-865-6885
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18 year(s) or older
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Women aged 18-79 years old
Plan to undergo mastectomy as a part of breast cancer treatment
Mastectomy with or without secondary reconstruction
Exclusion Criteria:
Men
Women who do not plan to have mastectomy as a part of their breast cancer treatment
History of a stroke or neuromuscular disorder (e.g. Parkinson's disease, tremor)
Severe arthritis that affects how you move
Any condition that affects memory (e.g. Alzheimer's disease, dementia)
Cancer
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Childhood Adverse Experiences: Impacts in Young Adulthood

The purpose of the study is to examine how individuals change over time and what impacts their development. In particular, we are interested in mental health outcomes in young adulthood. Participants will be required to complete a survey one time that will take about 10-15 minutes to complete. Participants will be eligible to win a $10.00 amazon gift card.
Aubrey Daniels at aubreyd@psu.edu
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18 year(s) or older
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Between the age of 18-35
Exclusion Criteria:
Not between the age of 18-35
Prevention, Mental & Behavioral Health
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The Role of Emojis in Generating and Responding to Critiques of Work

An online survey about emojis for text feedback on a short story or design. You categorize emojis for this task, write a critique with emojis, and then answer a survey for an Amazon gift card.
Chulakorn Aritajati at cya5092@psu.edu
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18 year(s) or older
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18 year old or older
Can read and write English
Exclusion Criteria:
Under 18 years
Education, Language & Linguistics
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Digital intervention to promote physical activity and improve cardiovascular health among cancer survivors

This is a behavioral study that will examine changes in physical activity and vascular health in response to a digital tool (app) that will appear on participant's lock screen of their Android phone. Participants will be asked to use this app for 3 months and to wear a Fitbit device continuously throughout the study. Participants will be asked to complete questionnaires, participate in fitness testing and measures of cardiovascular health at 3 months and 6 months after baseline assessments.
Jenna Gilchrist at gilchrist@psu.edu or 814-865-7935
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18 year(s) or older
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NCT03953326
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Age 18-65 years
Diagnosis of breast cancer, leukemia, or lymphoma <15 yrs
Completed chemotherapy with cardiotoxic anthracycline-based agents 1+ year ago
English-proficiency
Own & use smartphone with Android operating system
Exclusion Criteria:
Currently receiving curative treatment for cancer
90+ min/week moderate (or greater) intensity PA
Require an assistive device for mobility or has any other condition that may limit or prevent participation in moderate-intensity physical activity
Current medications which could conceivably alter the cardiovascular or thermoregulatory control or responses (e.g. beta blockers, calcium channel blockers, angiotensin receptor blockers)
Pregnant or planning to become pregnant in the next 6 mos/breastfeeding
Cancer
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Behind virtual world building: Studying virtual reality environmental characteristics

This is a user study to investigate the environmental characteristics of virtual reality (VR). This study will provide empirical evidence of the essential characteristics based on users’ feedbacks. During your visit, you will receive a brief training about using a VR headset and navigating in the virtual environment. After the training, you will explore the virtual environment, complete tasks in VR, and answer questions regarding your feelings to our VR application.
Jiawei Huang at jzh87@psu.edu or 734-355-5327
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18 year(s) or older
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Inclusion Criteria:
students at Penn State
healthy participants
Exclusion Criteria:
students that are cognitive impaired
students under 18
students with contagious disease
Education, Language & Linguistics
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Verbal Encoding and Visuospatial Recall in Autism Spectrum Disorder

In this study, we ask adults with autism spectrum disorder to view short animated clips and then provide verbal narratives and visuospatial reenactments of the animations. Our goal is to better understand the ways verbal and visuospatial working memory each contribute to memory formation and expression in autism.
Diane Williams at dlw81@psu.edu or 814-865-3177
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18 year(s) or older
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age range 18 to 50 years
sentence-length English as primary language
normal or corrected to normal vision
have an autism spectrum disorder
willing to consent and complete study requirements
Exclusion Criteria:
cannot communicate in sentence-length English
uncorrected vision problems
significant learning problems
unwilling to consent or complete study requirements
Mental & Behavioral Health, Language & Linguistics
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Heritage Speakers Processing of the Spanish subjunctive during online comprehension

This study investigates how individuals who speak Spanish as a first or second language understand the subjunctive as they listen to contextualized sentences and their eye movements are recorded.
Priscila Lopez-Beltran at pul57@psu.edu or 814-206-6437
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First language is English, second language is Spanish.
Started learning Spanish after age 6.
Very high proficiency in Spanish (at least level 400).
Born and raised in the U.S.
No history of neurological disorders or language disorders.
Exclusion Criteria:
Only speaks English.
Started learning English and Spanish at the same time.
Was born in a Spanish-speaking country.
Low or intermediate proficiency in Spanish.
History of neurological disorders or language disorders.
Language & Linguistics
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Functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) and psychophysical studies of sensory perception and cognition

The purpose of this study is (1) to understand how the brain processes sensory information and (2) how this is affected by factors like blindness or synesthesia. In addition to behavioral testing, the study will use functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) which enables us to take pictures of the brain while you are doing a task, using an instrument called an MRI scanner.
Simon Lacey at slacey2@pennstatehealth.psu.edu
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Healthy adults over 18 years old
Normal or corrected-to-normal vision
No other sensory deficits
Adults who experience synesthesia
Must pass MRI safety screen (if applicable)
Exclusion Criteria:
Pregnant women (excluded from fMRI studies)
Minors under the age of 18
Individuals who fail the MRI safety screen (may still do behavioral studies)
Neurology, Language & Linguistics, Vision & Eyes
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A randomized double-blind placebo controlled trial to assess the effectiveness of low-dose naltrexone in combination with standard treatment in women with chronic pelvic pain secondary to endometriosis.

Pelvic pain associated with endometriosis is in part due to inflammation of a layer of tissue in the abdomen (stomach area). This leads to the great potential of relieving endometriosis related pelvic pain in a non-narcotic medication by decreasing the inflammation. The purpose of this study is to evaluate how a low dose of naltrexone compared to placebo (inactive substance) impacts your daily pain and the quality of your life with endometriosis. Naltrexone is approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA) for the treatment of opioid overdose and addiction. At much lower doses, naltrexone has been shown to be beneficial in pain relief of inflammatory disorders with promising results, but the use of the low dose in this study to treat endometriosis pain is investigational and has not been approved by the FDA.
Heidi Watts at hwatts@pennstatehealth.psu.edu or 717-531-6272
Female
18 year(s) or older
This study is NOT accepting healthy volunteers
NCT03970330
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Surgical diagnosis of endometriosis
Pelvic Pain associated with endometriosis
age 18-45
Exclusion Criteria:
Daily opioid use
Pregnant
Breast Feeding
Allergy to oxycodone, motrin, naltrexone
Pain Management, Women's Health
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A Phase 1b-2 Study to Evaluate Safety, Efficacy, Pharmacokinetics, and Pharmacodynamics of Erdafitinib plus JNJ-63723283 (Cetrelimab), an Anti-PD-1 Monoclonal Antibody, in Subjects with Metastatic or Locally Advanced Urothelial Cancer with Selected FGFR Gene Alterations

The purpose of this study is to see whether taking the drug Erdafitinib and the drug JNJ-63723283 is safe and effective in treating patients with advanced bladder cancer.
Kathleen Rizzo at kar23@psu.edu or 717-531-0003, ext=289630
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18 year(s) or older
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NCT03473743
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≥18 years of age.
Histologic demonstration of transitional cell carcinoma of the urothelium.
Stage IV disease (metastatic or Locally Advanced cT4b, N+, or M+ cancer).
Meet appropriate molecular eligibility criteria
Documented progression of disease per RECIST 1.1, defined as any progression that requires a change in treatment, prior to randomization.
Exclusion Criteria:
Treatment with any other investigational agent or participation in another clinical study with therapeutic intent within 30 days prior to Cycle 1 Day 1. For Phase 1b, subjects who have received the following prior antitumor therapy
Chemotherapy within 3 weeks of Cycle 1 Day 1
Prior anti-PD-1, anti-PD-L1, or anti-PD-L2 therapy
Active malignancies (ie, requiring treatment change in the last 24 months) other than urothelial cancer (except skin cancers within the last 24 months that are considered completely cured).
Symptomatic central nervous system metastases.
Cancer
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Studying Factors Affecting Speech Articulation and Speech Processing

We investigate how cognitive factors (e.g., memory difficulty) and social factors (working with others vs. alone) affect the pronunciation and the understanding of spoken language.
Navin Viswanathan at navin@psu.edu or 814-867-4340
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18 year(s) or older
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Basic English Proficiency
Age range between 18-65
Exclusion Criteria:
History of Hearing Disorders
History of Other Communication Disorders
Language & Linguistics
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Site for Randomized Phase II/III Trial of Radiotherapy with Concurrent MEDI4736 (Durvalumab) vs. Radiotherapy with Concurrent Cetuximab in Patients with Locoregionally Advanced Head and Neck Cancer with a Contraindication to Cisplatin

The purpose of this study is to compare any good and bad effects of usual radiation plus the study treatment drug (durvalumab), to the usual therapy of radiation plus the drug (cetuximab) in patients with head and neck cancer who cannot take the drug cisplatin.
Irina Geier at iug29@psu.edu
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18 year(s) or older
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NCT03258554
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squamous cell carcinoma
18 or older
Adequate hematologic function
Adequate hepatic function
Adequate renal function
Exclusion Criteria:
invasive malignancy within the past 3 years
Prior radiotherapy
Prior immunotherapy
Major surgery within 28 days prior to Step 1 registration
Uncontrolled hypertension
Cancer
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Assessment of Endothelial Function in Post-Menopausal Women with Depression

The goal of this project is to understand the contribution of depression on blood vessel function in post-menopausal women, a population at heightened risk for cardiovascular disease. Currently, little is known about the combined impact of depressive symptoms and the effects of reproductive aging on blood vessel function. As such, there is a greater need to characterize blood vessel function in post-menopausal women with depressive symptoms. Participants depressive symptoms will be assessed and non-invasive vascular measures will be performed.
Jigar Gosalia at jzg691@psu.edu or 814-863-3182
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18 year(s) or older
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Post-menopausal women who are at least 1 year removed from their final menstrual period and between the ages of 50 and 80
Individuals with moderate to severe depression as reflected by Patient Health Questionnaire (PHQ-9) score of 10 or greater for the depressed post-menopausal women group
We also need non-depressed healthy post-menopausal women are needed as well for control group comparisons
Free from blood-pressure lowering medication and lipid lowering medication
Exclusion Criteria:
Individuals with any overt cardiovascular, metabolic, hematologic, pulmonary, renal, musculoskeletal, and/or neurological disease(s).
Users of any tobacco and/or nicotine products (smokers, chewing tobacco, nicotine-containing patches/gum, smokeless cigarettes)
Individuals taking hormone therapy
Individuals with a BMI > 35
Heart & Vascular, Mental & Behavioral Health, Women's Health
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Epigenetics and Bipolar Disorder: The Role of Reelin in Bipolar Disorder

This study is designed to compare biological markers of mood in participants with bipolar disorder to individuals without bipolar disorder. Participants will answer questions, give blood, and undergo a clinical interview. This study is a 1 time appointment lasting no longer than 1.5 hours and participants will be compensated $50.
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Healthy Control
18 Years or Older
No diagnosis of psychiatric disorder
Exclusion Criteria:
Diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder, substance use disorders, schizophrenia or other psychotic disorder
Pregnancy
Investigator discretion regarding ability to participate in the study
Mental & Behavioral Health
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Multidisciplinary Collaboration as a Bridge to the Ethical Collection of Patient-level Data on Social Determinants of Health (SDoH)

The purpose of this study is to create a tool that will evaluate a patients social determinants of health, which is the environment in which someone is born, works and lives. This tool could provide information to physicians that could help the patient avoid negative health outcomes.
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Adult 18+
Patient at Penn State Health OR Community Member
Can read and write in English
Exclusion Criteria:
Inability to make their own decisions/consent
prisoner
Brain Injury
Education
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Harrisburg, PA
Hershey, PA

fMRI based mapping of the supraspinal projections of the exercise pressor reflex

This study will examine how the brain controls blood pressure responses during exercise, and will include 3 separate visits. In one visit, you will perform a series of handgrip exercises followed by inflation of a blood pressure cuff while we collect muscle nerve activity and blood pressure. In the other two sessions you will perform a similar task while laying in an MRI machine.
Aimee Cauffman at acauffman@pennstatehealth.psu.edu or 717-531-1617
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age between 21 and 40 years
healthy
able to perform handgrip execise
normal blood pressure
Exclusion Criteria:
claustrophobic
have metal implants
taking heart medication
pregnant/nursing
smoker
Heart & Vascular
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Perception of Brain Injuries: Viewpoints from college students

The purpose of this study is to learn more about the knowledge, thoughts, and experiences of college students regarding brain injuries through a semi-structured interview.
Nicole Etter at nme2@psu.edu or 814-863-2021
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18 years and older
Current college student
English and Hearing sufficient to complete a semi-structured interview
Exclusion Criteria:
Does not meet inclusion criteria
Education, Neurology, Sports Medicine
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Seeking support from romantic partners

The purpose of this study is to determine whether and how people's perceptions of the power in their romantic relationships shape the messages they use to seek support from their romantic partners.
Andy High at ach208@psu.edu or 814-863-3969
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Inclusion Criteria:
Are you currently in a romantic relationship?
Have you sought comfort, advice, information, esteem boosts, or emotional support from your romantic partner within the last 4 weeks?
Exclusion Criteria:
People who are under 18 years old
People who are not in a romantic relationship
People who did not seek support from their romantic partner in the last 4 weeks.
People who do not have access to technology to compete the survey.
Mental & Behavioral Health, Language & Linguistics
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Recruitment for Nicotine and Tobacco Related Research at Penn State Hershey

The purpose of this project is to screen potential participants for multiple research studies being conducted by tobacco researchers at Penn State Hershey. Since there are multiple IRB approved studies enrolling at Penn State Hershey with similar but not identical inclusion/exclusion criteria, it is more efficient for the researchers and participants to have one phone number to call initially for basic screening. After completing this, the participant can be redirected for more specific screening if they are found to be potentially eligible for one of the studies.
Candace Bordner at cbordner@phs.psu.edu or 844-207-4594
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Inclusion Criteria:
Age 21 or older
Current tobacco user
Exclusion Criteria:
Age less than 21
Addiction & Substance Abuse, Lung Disease & Asthma
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Harrisburg, PA
Hershey, PA
York, PA

Understanding the Media Literacy Competencies of Today’s College Students

This study will involve surveying college students regarding their media literacy competencies and experiences with media literacy education.
Hans Schmidt at hcs10@psu.edu or 610-892-1251
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18 year(s) or older
This study is also accepting healthy volunteers
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Inclusion Criteria:
College student
18 years of age or older
Exclusion Criteria:
Not 18 years of age or older
Education
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