Binge Eating Spectrum Treatment for Older Women

BESTOW: Focus Groups to Inform Intervention Development

We are no longer recruiting for this study. However, we will begin recruiting for another similar study later this year. Feel free to contact our lab to learn more!

Purpose of this Study

The study aims to gather input from woman aged 60 and over who are currently experiencing binge eating. We want to get feedback on ways we can improve existing interventions and treatment for binge eating through the use of focus groups and surveys.

You may qualify if you are:

  • Female (aged 60+)
  • In the past month: have eaten an unusually large amount of food in one sitting AND felt that your eating was out of control at that time.

You may NOT qualify if you:

  • Male
  • Younger than 60 years old

Study Procedures

  • Surveys
  • 2 Focus group

Participants will be compensated for completing surveys and attending the focus groups for up to $90.

UT Health San Antonio
Sam and Ann Barshop Institute for Longevity and Aging Studies
4939 Charles Katz Dr.
San Antonio, TX 78229

Principal Investigator
Lisa Kilpela, PhD

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Principal Investigator: Lisa Kilpela, PhD

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