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Start Date: 12/21/2017 All Day
End Date: 12/21/2017
This event recurs daily until 1/22/2018.  Click here to see the series dates.
Event Description
If you are at least 20 pounds overweight you may be eligible to participate in a research study at Drexel University, funded by the National Institutes of Health. The study is designed to help overweight and obese adults lose weight and maintain healthy habits long-term.


All participants will attend state-of-the-art, weekly group meetings led by a weight control specialist for 3 months. After these meetings conclude, participants will complete monthly phone calls with their coach and receive weekly text messages for ongoing support. Participants receive $100 for completing research visits.

For more information, call 215.553.7161 or email This research is conducted by a researcher who is a member of Drexel University WELL Center.

Contact Information:
Name: Lexie Convertino
Phone: 215.553.7161
Stratton Hall, 3201 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104
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