Medical history questionnaire; those who qualify will also undergo physical exam, screening tests.
Each study has different requirements.
Hours of Operation:
The US Department of Agriculture contracts with Tufts University to conduct research which examines the link between nutrition and the aging process. Health volunteers are paid to participate in a variety of research projects, which may or may not require overnight residency. If residency is required, all volunteers are offered a smoke free environment, large private rooms with private bath, phone and color TV. All studies are on a 'rolling admissions' basis.