(Editor’s Note: This study is closed.)
I just learned of a new study being conducted by The National Foundation for Celiac Awareness (NFCA) and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) in Boston, Massachusetts to better understand the attitudes and beliefs of family members of persons with celiac disease.
Celiac disease occurs in 10% of first-degree family members, such as a parent or sibling, and up to 20% of second-degree family members, such as an aunt, uncle or
The study will have two phases: telephone focus groups and personal interviews, and an on-line survey. The telephone focus group and personal interviews at phase one will impact and define the content of the on-line survey. This notice is for participation in phase one, telephone focus groups and personal interviews, which is now open.
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