Calling All Baby Boomers! Seeking Volunteers for Study Investigating A Novel Way to Counteract Age Related Muscle Decline

We are seeking 50-70 year old male and female subjects to take part in a study looking at the effects of low volume interval training and pomegranate juice supplementation on preventing muscle health decline with aging.


  • 50-70 y men and women
  • Not currently doing structured exercise training
  • Free of cardiovascular disease or Type II diabetes


  • Perform workouts (3 per week) for 8 weeks on a unique exercise bike
  • Undergo non-invasive testing of exercise performance and body composition
  • Drink pomegranate juice daily

Incentives (FREE):

  • ECG exercise stress test and measures of cardiovascular fitness
  • Body composition analysis using advanced techniques (i.e.; DEXA and MRI)
  • Subjects will be compensated $10 per completed session (24 total possible) and $160 upon completion of the entire study. 


Please contact to apply or for more information 

Thursday, August 16

More dates through September 14, 2018

The Human Performance Laboratory at UT Austin

Event Type

Research Opportunities & Studies


College of Education



Research Opportunities


Target Audience

Staff, Faculty, Alumni, General Public

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