Posture Bra Study – Earn up to £140

Research Title: The effect of breast support garments on posture

Department: DSES

The Research Group in Breast Health are recruiting for a study that aims to assess the effectiveness of posture bras on changing posture.  We are looking for women who are: ·
.         bra size 34D/32DD
·         aged 18 – 39 years
·         able to walk on a treadmill
·         available to attend two testing sessions, three months apart
.         able to take part in a 3 month wearer trial of a posture bra

Each testing session will involve standing, sitting and walking whilst your posture and breast motion is recorded in a range of conditions (no bra, a range of existing bras and a prototype posture bra). The first testing session will last approximately 2 hours and the second will last approximately 1 hour. You may be asked to complete a three month wearer trial in which you will be provided two bras to wear.

Volunteers must be:

  • Age: 18-39
  • Gender: Female
  • Staff/Student: Both

More Information:

You will recieve upto £140 for taking part in this study

  • Dates: 22/1/18 to 30/4/18
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Location: Spinnaker Building

If you would like more information, contact Melissa Jones at

This testing has been reviewed by the Science Faculty ethics committee and been given the following ethics code: SFEC 2016-078

2 total comments on this postSubmit yours
  1. i am intrested in taking part in your upcoming studies. can you send me details please.

    • Hi Mellecia,

      Please contact to express your interest in taking part in the study.

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