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Foods & Herbs for stress & anxiety public health researcher

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M4A FOUNDATION - CROWDDOING
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El Dorado Hills, CA
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Published 2 months ago

Foods & Herbs for stress & anxiety public health researcher:

Skilled volunteers needed to be recruited to conduct public health program activities to support the program objectives

Collect and evaluate primary data

Abstraction of evidence on mechanism of action (pathways)

Grade the level of evidence available

Personnel from the health science field who can conduct literature review (interpret/evaluate scientific findings, search public health databases, grade body the literature)

Health communication specialist/health education specialist

MPH/DPH evaluation specialist, intervention researcher, research scientist etc. with experience in conducting program evaluation

Biochemist and biophysicists

Skilled recipe creator for the subscription box items

Graphic designer to design the recipe card for consumers

Challenges that you can help us address:

There is limited literature on identifying the population risk factors at the subthreshold level

Literature is available for subthreshold GAD and PTSD

Unable to find literature on subthreshold acute, episodic, and chronic stress disorders

Determinants of diet (as previously covered)

Response efficacy

Underwhelming evidence to strongly support such health claims and arrive at strong scientific conclusions on safety and efficacy for majority of herbal products available on the market.

Lack of literature on the prevention and treatment of stress and anxiety particularly at the subthreshold level.

Identify food consumption pathways to alleviating specific types of stress, sleep, and

anxiety through medicinal foods.


Identify chemical substances found in medicinal foods that can address different types of

stress, sleep, and anxiety.


Identify foods that contain the beneficial chemical substances.


Identify what types of stress/anxiety can be managed through consumption of the

identified chemical substances in the food.


Keep track of resources for transparency purposes and to reduce redundancies in effort.


Identify food synergy


Identify foods will work together to increase benefits


Identify foods have a harmful synergy


Identify interaction with herbs/supplements


Identify interaction with foods


Make sure medicinal foods are NOT going to have a harmful interaction with the user’s

medication, current diet, and other herbs/supplements


Nutrition science


How long to prescribe the foods


How often to take the foods


Dosage for optimal benefits


Health conditions to take into consideration


How to incorporate medicinal foods into one’s diet


Conduct subscription box recommendations for Stress, Sleep, and Anxiety

(Collaboration)


Taken into consideration harmful effects from food synergy and interaction


Choose what to include in each box to address each different type of anxiety


i.e. PTSD, OCD, GAD, social anxiety, phobias etc..


i.e. address social anxiety and acute stress etc.. identify different combos and how to address

those specific types of stress, anxiety and sleep issues



Foods & Herbs for stress & anxiety public health researcher:

Skilled volunteers needed to be recruited to conduct public health program activities to support the program objectives

Collect and evaluate primary data…

Details at a Glance

  • Schedule
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    Weekends
  • Time Commitment
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    A few hours per week
  • Recurrence
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    Recurring

Location

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Remote
Work may be performed anywhere in United States
Associated Location
3325 Besana Drive, El Dorado Hills, CA 95762, United States

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