Study Looking at Weight Management and Breast Cancer

What we are studying

This study is being done to determine if women who are receiving chemotherapy for breast cancer are willing to participate in and complete a weight management educational program.

Who is Eligible

  • Genders:
    • Women
  • Races:
    • White
    • African American
    • Asian
    • American Indian or Alaska Native
    • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
    • Other
  • All Ethnicities
  • Ages 18+

Eligibility Criteria

  • Women with newly diagnosed breast cancer
  • BMI greater than 20

What is involved

  • 7 in-person meetings with the study team including 3 testing visits and 4 educational sessions
  • 3 phone calls


Upon completion of your final testing visit, you will receive a $25 gift card, the pedometer you received to use during the study, a CalorieKing book and a resistance band with exercises.

Contact Information

Study Coordinator
Megan Brown
[email protected]

Disclaimer: The information on this website is for general informational purposes only and SHOULD NOT be relied upon as a substitute for sound professional medical advice, evaluation or care from your physician or other qualified health care provider.