Current Weight Loss Trials
The MUSC Weight Management Center is conducting a 4-year research study to evaluate the effect of taking vitamin D on the prevention of diabetes in persons at high risk for Type 2 diabetes.
Qualified participants will be asked to attend 13 clinic visits, receive education on healthy eating and diabetes prevention, take a study pill daily, and will receive monitoring of their health signs. Participation in the study will last for up to 4 years.
To qualify, you must be at least 30 years old, overweight, be at risk for diabetes (but not diabetic), not be taking any medications for diabetes, and meet other criteria.
There is no charge for participation.
This study requires a commitment of up to 4 years.
To have more detailed information sent to you, please fax a request to the Weight Management Center 843-792-5432
leave a voice message at 843-792-5577
or send an e-mail with “VITAMIN D STUDY” in the subject line to firstname.lastname@example.org
Feel free to view the videos below as two former research participants describe their participation in weight loss research trials at the MUSC Weight Management Center.