Research & Innovation

The SRL is an academic research group with extensive collaborations around the world. Below you will find links to our current studies led by Dr. Shepherd and the SRL. In addition, you will see a list of the studies where the SRL collaborates by providing services, measures, or expertise. Additional studies related to Quality Assurance can be found on our Quality Assurance page. For links to our publications and presentation, see Publications.

Current Studies

Shape Up! Cohort

Da Kine Body Composition Study

Space-Feasible Body Composition and Body Shape Analysis for Long Duration Missions

Three Compartment Breast Lesion Detection Study

Accessible Breast Cancer Screening in the Pacific Study

Hawaiʻi and Pacific Islands Mammography Registry

AI Precision Health Institute

Collaborative Studies

SMART Melanoma Study

Funding Sources

National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases

Optical Body Composition and Health Assessment
R01DK109008

Shape Up! Kids
R01DK111698 

U54: University of Guam/University of Hawaii Cancer Center Partnership header image

Accessible Breast Cancer Screening in the Pacific
U54CA143727-09

GE/SRL Quantitative Tomosynthesis Imaging
Investigator Sponsored Research

Extended Use of NHANES Visceral Adiposity Cancer Factors to GE Systems
Investigator Sponsored Research

IMPAACT 2009 (DAIDS ID 30020): Pharmacokinetics, Feasibility, Acceptability, and Safety of Oral Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis for Primary HIV Prevention during Pregnancy and Postpartum in Adolescents and Young Women and their Infants
IMPAACT Network

IMPAACT 2010: Phase III Study of the Virologic Efficacy and Safety of Dolutegravir-Containing versus Efavirenz-Containing Antiretroviral Therapy Regimens in HIV-1-Infected Pregnant Women and their Infants
IMPAACT Network