You can help us learn more about endometriosis

If you are a woman living with endometriosis, or you suspect you might have it and are scheduled to have surgical treatment, you may be eligible to participate in the ROSE study.

Your immediate family (siblings, parents, and children), if they do not have endometriosis, may also be eligible to join the study.

ROSE Study researchers are exploring what causes endometriosis and if a better treatment can be developed.

Inclusion criteria
  1. You must be at least 18 years old
  2. You may not be pregnant or breastfeeding
  3. You may not be using an internal birth control device (ie. an IUD or the NuvaRing®)
Each participants will be asked to
  1. Share medical/demographic informations
  2. Answer questions about how endometriosis affects her life
  3. Provide a blood sample (from the arm)
  4. Offer a sample of menstrual flow (which can be collected at home using a simple procedure) – this collection is optional
  5. Allow ROSE Study researchers to collect excess endometrial tissue samples from past or future surgery

How to get involved?

If you would like to learn more about how you may play a part in improving the understand of endometriosis, please contact a research nurse at +1 516 562-ENDO (3636), or send an email to ROSE@nshs.edu, or visit ResearchOutSmartsEndo.org.

Funding

Research OutSmarts Endometriosis (ROSE) is a clinical trial sponsored by the Endometriosis Foundation of America, The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research, and NorthShore LIJ.

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