Cancer Prevention and Wellness Studies

Shape Up! Kids Study

The purpose of this study is to develop ways to measure health and body composition from 2D and 3D images.



  1. Are between 5 and 17 years old
  2. Are able to lay flat on your back for up to 10 minutes
  3. Are able to stand without aid for 2 minutes
  4. Don’t have any metal in or on your body that can’t be removed

Procedures:  Questionnaire, DXA, MRI, pictures, blood draw, body and strength measurements

Time commitment:  One visit that will last about 3 hours. Some participants will have a second visit.


  1. A gift card
  2. Information about your body composition

To participate or learn more about this study, contact the study team at (808) 440-5234 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and reference the “Shape Up! Kids Study”.