IRB #

STUDY00015363

Title

WEAR in Oregon: Defining risks of blood cancer development in a cohort of older women with clonal hematopoiesis and TET2 mutations.
(Women Engaged in Advancing health Research in Oregon is a prospective epidemiology study)

Principal Investigator

Kim-Hien Dao

Study Purpose

WEAR (Women Engaged in Advancing Health Research) in Oregon
The overall mission is to collect health, genetic, and laboratory data over 10 years from women over 65 years old to advance health research. We hope this first-of-its-kind cohort study in Oregon will help physicians and scientists develop new early detection and prevention strategies in blood cancer and in heart disease.

Medical Condition(s)

Older women without a history of cancer.

Eligibility Criteria

The women in this study will be 65 years of age or older, have no previous history of cancer and live in Oregon or the Vancouver Metropolitan area. Our goal is to have as many as 15,000 women across Oregon take part in this study. We will collect health surveys and a blood sample every 1-2 years.

Age Range

65 - NA

Healthy Volunteers Needed

Yes

Duration of Participation

Up to 10 years.

Minors Included

No

Contact

E-mail: WEARinOregon@ohsu.edu
Website: www.wearinoregon.org
Phone: 503-494-5867
Fax: 503-346-8243

Sponsor

Recruitment End

11/04/2019

Compensation Provided

No


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