Center on Aging

  • STAR Volunteers

    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?

    To request a registration packet, you may:

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

    Frequently Asked Volunteer Questions

    STAR Staff

    Laura Scheetz, MS
    STAR Coordinator
    Phone: (319) 384-4221