Hormone study for girls ages 7 - 17


Assessment of day-night secretion of progesterone and LH across pubertal maturation in girls with and without hyperandrogenemia (JCM023)


McCartney Christopher,

UVa Health System, Center for Research in Reproduction seeks healthy adolescent girls ages 7 – 18 to participate in a reproductive hormone study. The purpose of the study is to determine how certain hormones contribute to the development of polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS). This study does not involve any medications; blood draws are a part of both the inpatient and outpatient study visits. There are 2-3 study visits in total including one screening visit that takes about an hour and one 20-hour overnight admission to the Clinical Research Unit. The other study visit is a brief (15 minute) outpatient blood draw. • Study-related exams and tests are provided free of charge. • Compensation for study completion is $100 in Simon gift cards. For more information please contact: • Cinthya Yesenia Obando Perez • 434-243-6911, pcos@virginia.edu • IRB-HSR #13502


Hormone Studies
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome



Compensation: The compensation for this study is $100. Compensation for travel is also available.

Cinthya Yesenia Obando Perez