Current Studies

APL is recruiting subjects for multiple research studies being conducted in our lab at the University of Pittsburgh.

Look through the flyer describing our current research below and give us a call or send us an email if you are interested.  One of our researchers will be happy to explain the details.

Current Studies:

Participate in a research study looking at the effects of remote ischemic conditioning - RIC Flyer

Participate in a research study examing the effects of dexmedetomidine on shivering threshold - Shivering Flyer  

Participate in a research study examining the effects of disturbed and deprived sleep on performance - Sleep Flyer

Participate in a research study examining the effect of atropine on suppressing sweat and improving exertion during heat stress - This study is finished.  Check back often for results!

Participate in a research study examining the two-cylinder rule and firefighter performance - This study is finished.  Check back often for the results!

Participate in a study of aspirin and exercise in the heat - This study is finished.  Check back often for the results!

Participate in a research study examining the role of rehydration strategy on next day performance after fire suppression - This study is finished. Check back often for the results!

 Participate in a study of aspirin and heat stress in firefighters - This study is finished. Check back often for the results!

Participate in a study of firefighter fitness - This study is finished. Check back often for the results!

Participate in a study of pre-cooling with an ice slurry on exercise performance in a hot environment - This study is finished.  Check back often for the results!

Participate in a study of cognitive (brain) function during exercise and heat stress - This study is finished.  Check back often for the results!