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South Asian Menstrual Equity research study

We are trying to understand the perceptions, attitudes, and stigmas around menstrual access and decision making for South Asians in the United States.

Age & Gender

  • 18 years ~ 99 years
  • Female, Gender Inclusive


United States (Nationwide)

What will be asked of you

You will need 25-30 minutes of time to complete this anonymous survey.

Total length of participation:
25- 30 minutes

Looking for Healthy Volunteers

Requirements for healthy volunteers are different than for those with a specific condition. If you are interested in becoming a healthy volunteer for this study, use the below categories to determine if you are able to participate.

Able to participate:

  • 18 years of age or older
  • Self-identify as South Asian ( either directly from or have a parent or grandparent from Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka)
  • Current resident of the United States of America
  • English-speaking

Not eligible if:

  • People who do not menstruate
  • People who do not identify as South Asian

Contact the Team

Visit Location

  •  Shilpa Darivemula

100% Remote (online, phone, text)

Additional Study Information

Principal Investigator

Shilpa Darivemula
Obstetrics and Gynecology-General Obstetrics and Gynecology

Study Type

Behavioral or Social

Study Topics

Women's Health

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