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Why should I join STAR?

Joining STAR gives you the opportunity to:

  • Learn about the research process
  • Receive information about healthy aging and research studies
  • Receive compensation, provided by many studies

How do I join STAR?

Complete STAR Registration Packet Online

OR to request a registration packet, you may:

Email:, and include your name and mailing address
Call locally: (319) 335-7569, or
Download the PDF iconSTAR Brochure.pdf and mail your request to enroll in the STAR Registry to the UI Center on Aging.

Frequently Asked Volunteer Questions

STAR Staff

Laura Temple, MS
STAR Coordinator
Phone: (319) 335-7569