Ahwatukee Breast Cancer Survivors: Volunteer for a Health Study!

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College of Nursing and Health Innovation, Arizona State University

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Are you a breast cancer survivor age 45-75?
Do you want to improve your energy levels and help future survivors in the process?

If you answered yes, you *definitely* want to volunteer for ASU's "Recovery and Rejuvenation" study!

As a volunteer, you will participate in a series of classes focused on gentle movement or educational support designed to improve your well-being. Your participation will help ASU researchers identify the best way to support breast cancer survivors like you, and demonstrate the benefits of aftercare treatment to healthcare providers.

Contact us today via VolunteerMatch or:
Email: RnR@asu.edu
Phone: 602-496-2329

More details:
As a volunteer, you will:

  • Participate in 8 classes (one 60-minute class per week)
  • Meet with our team 4 times throughout the study:
    • One to three months before classes start to enroll you in the study (30 minute appointment)
    • One week before classes start (60-90 minute appointment)
    • One week after classes end (60-90 minute appointment)
    • 24 weeks after classes end (45 minute appointment)
You will also be asked to "volunteer" at-home throughout the study:
  • Practice class activities for about 20 minutes per day (2.5 hours total)
  • Record your sleep quality
  • At two points in the study, collect a saliva sample to look at a stress hormone
  • At three points in the study, wear a device around your wrist (like a Fitbit) to record your physical activities and sleep. You will wear this device for a 7 day period.

Volunteer Locations:
  • Classes take place at Mountain View Lutheran Church August 1 - September 19 on Thursday mornings.
  • Study related appointments are held in downtown Phoenix at the ASU College of Nursing and Arizona Biomedical Campus

Volunteer Benefits:
  • We will provide you $70 in gift cares to thank you for your commitment to our study.
  • We will cover parking costs for all study appointments.
  • We are hopeful your class participation will help improve your energy levels and overall well-being!

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WHEN

Thu Jul 25, 2019 - Thu Sep 26, 2019
09:00 AM - 12:30 PM  

WHERE

11002 S 48th StreetPhoenix, AZ 85044

(33.34651,-111.98127)
 

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 45
  • 1 hour class per week, 2.5 hours of "at-home" practice

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