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Study Details

Assess the Science to Stop Smoking

(IRB#: IRB_00104596)

Tobacco is related to at least 20 different cancers. Most attempts to quit smoking fail. Technology has been developed to better understand how a persons emotions impact people in their efforts. Research is needed to assess the support people need to stop smoking. The information we learn may aid future patients.


  • All genders
  • Over 18 years old
  • Healthy Volunteers
  •   From Home
  • Paid

Who can participate?

 Gender: All genders

  Age: Over 18 years old

  Volunteers: Healthy Volunteers

   Location: From Home

Inclusion Criteria

  • Ages 18 and older
  • Current smoker with an interest to quit smoking
  • Speak, read, and write in English
  • A working phone number and home address
  • Access to internet

Exclusion Criteria

  • Unable to use a nicotine patch
  • Have a pacemaker or implanted in the heart
  • Currently using medications to quit smoking
  • Physically unable to wear a support device and/or use a smartphone
  • Pregnant

Will I be paid for my time?


For more information contact:

Sabrina Thompson


IRB#: IRB_00104596

PI: Cho Lam


Approval Date: 2017-12-20 00:00:00

Study Categories: Cancer Studies

Last Updated: 6/8/23