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ACTIVE STUDY: Spine MRI: Disc Mechanics and Altered Loading in Degeneration

Approval Status: Approved
Number: 13
Submission Date March 15, 2022
Is this study IRB-Approved? Yes
Date of NEXT IRB Review: 08/02/2022
Full Study Name: Spine MRI: Disc Mechanics and Altered Loading in Degeneration
Short Study Name: MRI of the Spine for Healthy Adults
College / Affiliation College of Engineering
Relevant Research Categories Exercise & Physical Activity, Healthy Volunteers, Men’s Health, Older adult, Women’s Health
Location of Study: University of Delaware Main Campus, Newark, DE 19716
Description of Study:

The Elliott Lab is currently recruiting subjects for a spine imaging study that aims to spine disc function to aging. The study includes a 3 hour AM and 1 hour PM session; where one hour is spent laying down to unload the spine and the remaining three hours are spent positioning and imaging. Participants will be compensated with a $100 amazon or visa giftcard.

Will participants be compensated for participation? Yes
Inclusion and Exclusion Criteria:

Individuals 30+ years old with no history of chronic back pain or back surgery.

“How to Apply” Description:

Please contact Jennifer Marmon at or (302) 831-4615

How to Apply Link:
How to Apply Email:
Contact Name: Harrah
Contact Last Elliott
Contact Email:
Phone: 7326102922
PI Name: Dawn
PI Last Elliott
PI Email: