A Research Study about Increasing Physical Activity

Researchers at the University of Pennsylvania are looking for families to participate in a research study about increasing physical activity.

This study may be a good fit for you if you and your family are not physically active and want to start moving more – whether for your health, enjoyment or to spend time together.


You may qualify if you:

  • Are able to read and speak English
  • Have a smartphone
  • Live in the Philadelphia area
  • Are 14 years of age or older
  • Enroll with family in the area
  • Have at least one family member 60 or over on your team

Research participants will:

  • Receive a Fitbit
  • Receive a prepaid cash card for completing surveys
  • Participate for 18 months