Research Studies: Breast Cancer Patients Wanted

The University of Kansas Cancer Center

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Are you having problems with:

Word-finding? Concentration? Multi-tasking? Memory?

S T U D Y  # 1

Interventions for Breast Cancer Survivors with Decreased Cognitive Function

To be eligible for this study you must be:

  • A breast cancer survivor who has completed chemotherapy and/or radiation therapy within the past 2 months to 5 years.
  • Not currently or planning to participate in a mindfulness-based exercise program (like Qigong, Tai Chi, yoga, etc.)

Participation in this study includes:

  • Attending 8 weekly sessions of Qigong, Gentle Exercise, or Survivorship Support.
  • Participating in surveys about your cognition, symptoms, and quality of life three times during the study
  • Having your cognitive function tested two times during the study
  • A small stipend for participating

S T U D Y  # 2

Emerging from the Haze: A 6-week psycho-educational series in strategies
to combat “chemobrain” in patients with breast cancer

To be eligible for this study you must be:

  • A breast cancer survivor who has completed chemotherapy and/or radiation therapy between two months and 5 years

Participation in this study includes:

  • Attending the 6 Week Emerging From The Haze™ program
  • Participating in surveys about your cognition, symptoms, and quality of life at various times during the study
  • 1 year of follow up surveys after the completion of the program
  • Optional 1-time saliva sample

If you are interested in learning more about either study please contact: 

Jamie Myers | Phone:913.449.5996 | Email: jmyers@kumc.edu

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