The Exercise Oncology Lab
We are a team of researchers at the University of South Carolina dedicated to studying the effects of exercise, nutrition and psychology in combatting the side effects of cancer before, during, and after treatment.
Take Part in a study
We have a few studies that are open and welcoming participants!
Check below for more information on each and see if you (or a loved one) are eligible to participate.
Exercise and Breathlessness in Lung Cancer
We are testing the feasibility of an 8-week exercise program for individuals treated for non-small cell lung cancer. If you or someone you know is interested in participating, click here for more information.
Cancer Exercise Program at Prisma Health - Midlands
We are offering an exercise program specifically to individuals who have completed their treatments for cancer at South Carolina Oncology Associates in Columbia, SC.
If you or someone you know is interested in participating, click here for more information
Other ongoing Projects
We are lucky to work with some amazing researchers in the U.S. and abroad. Some of our other projects include:
Investigating creatine supplementation with strength training to improve muscle mass and strength in men with prostate cancer (Australia).
Exploring the effects of exercise, counseling and education in esophageal and pancreatic cancer (Ireland).