Research study seeks healthy Caucasian female volunteers

Healthy Caucasian female volunteers:

ages 18–55

free of daily chronic pain

body mass index of 18.5–24.9 (normal)

able to undergo an MRI

not be pregnant

experience NO chronic pain

Study consists of two visits at Johns Hopkins Bayview campus:

Screening and consent visit, questionnaire

Abdominal MRI, fasting blood draw, DXA scan (measures body fat percentage)

At completion of study visits, participant receives $200.

Contact: Haley Nitchie at or 410-550-4320.