Worker Health
Protocol: STUDY00005847
Full Title
Short- and long-term health consequences of workers during consecutive days of heat stress
Description
A hot work environment can lead to fatigue, hyperthermia, and dehydration, which may increase injury risk and reduce productivity. The goal of this study is to learn more about the body’s response to repeated days of working in a hot and humid environment. Participation will involve 7 visits to the UB South Campus for repeated days of 8-hour periods of sitting or performing moderate-high intensity work in a hot and humid room.
Compensation: Yes
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Compensation may include cash, checks, gift cards, debit cards, or incentives like gift baskets, technology items, or merchandise.
Eligibility
Males and females ages 18-39
Age Group: Adults
Principal Investigator: Riana Pryor
Contact(s)
Riana Pryor
rpryor@buffalo.edu
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