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Research participants required to help men combat side-effects of ADT

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Participants are needed for a research project being undertaken by Dr Brenton Baguley of Deakin University's Insitute for Physical Activity and Nutrition (IPAN).

The aim of the project is to co-design a nutrition and exercise web-platform to help men with prostate cancer manage side effects associated with androgen deprivation therapy.

The study involves attending two co-design workshops and two focus groups to contribute to the design, function and features of a web-platform that incorporates educational material, to facilitate remote-delivered nutrition and exercise services to men treated with androgen deprivation therapy.

Participants must be: 

  • Aged 18 years or older.
  • Treated with androgen deprivation therapy for 3 months or longer.
  • Experienced weight gain from androgen deprivation therapy.
  • Have a self-reported body mass index classification (BMI) of overweight or higher (a member of the research team will determine this when checking eligibility).

You can register your interest by entering your details here:

About the researcher

Dr Brenton Baguley is an ECR dietitian at Deakin University’s Institute for Physical Activity and Nutrition & School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences.

His research focuses on the utility of combined nutrition and exercise support during and after prostate cancer, with the collective goal to increase the reach, access and availability of nutrition and exercise services to all men affected prostate cancer.

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