Current Studies - Lung Disease/Asthma

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Do you smoke? (IRB# 37860EP)

Status: Active



  • Joshua Muscat, Ph.D., Department of Public Health Sciences



Volunteers are needed for a research study about how smoking patterns differ by community.



Men and non-pregnant women age 18 - 60 years old who smoke.


Additional Study Details:

Volunteers will:

  • complete a one-time questionnaire,
  • for 3 consecutive days smoke their cigarettes through a special handheld device,
  • provide 5 timed saliva samples throughout the day,
  • not have to travel to Hershey.

Compensation is provided.



Privacy of your own home.



Study director: Joshua Muscat, Ph.D., Department of Public Health Sciences

For more information: Nicolle Krebs, 717-531-5673

To view flyer click here.





  • Cardiovascular
  • Diabetes
  • General Internal Medicine
  • Healthy Volunteers
  • Lung Disease/Asthma
  • Psychiatry
  • Women's Health