A Study to See if Culturally Relevant Interventions Decrease Obesity in Hispanic Children


About this study

The purpose of this study is to determine if culturally-relevant interventions will decrease obesity in underserved Hispanic children and help those children learn lifelong healthy habits.

Participation eligibility

Participant eligibility includes age, gender, type and stage of disease, and previous treatments or health concerns. Guidelines differ from study to study, and identify who can or cannot participate. There is no guarantee that every individual who qualifies and wants to participate in a trial will be enrolled. Contact the study team to discuss study eligibility and potential participation.

Inclusion Criteria

  • Elementary and Middle School aged children
  • Student at one of the participating schools, between the ages 5-14


Exclusion Criteria 

  • Not a student at a participating school


Participating Mayo Clinic locations

Study statuses change often. Please contact the study team for the most up-to-date information regarding possible participation.

Mayo Clinic Location Status

Scottsdale/Phoenix, Ariz.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

James Levine, M.D., Ph.D.

Closed for enrollment

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