Current Visits

We are currently enrolling CANDLE children ages 10 and older and their moms to complete our new ECHO study visit. The first visit will take place when your CANDLE child is age 10-11, and the second when they are age 12 or older.

Katrina processing specimens collected during a clinic visit.

 

The ECHO Visit Procedures

  • Height, Weight, Blood Pressure, Skinfold Thickness, & Waist Circumference Measurements for CANDLE children
  • Specimen Collection
    • Saliva from CANDLE Parents and Children
    • Tooth, Toenails, Hair, Urine, and Blood from CANDLE children
    • Numbing cream is available for the blood draw
  • Surveys for CANDLE Parents & Children
  • Neurocognitive Assessment – your CANDLE child will complete brain games on our iPads