Flu Vaccine Study in Maryland

The NIH is looking for some volunteers.

Healthy Volunteers needed for an investigational flu vaccine study.

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), an estimated 310,000 people in the United States were hospitalized for flu-related illness during the 2015-2016 flu season.

Researchers at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Clinical Center are testing investigational vaccines to determine if they are safe and effective at preventing influenza.

During the study you will:

Complete a health screening including medical history, physical exam and blood tests

Receive either 1 or 2 investigational flu vaccines

Have 8-10 outpatient visits that may last up to 40 weeks

Receive compensation for your participation 

You may be eligible if you:

Are healthy and between the ages of 18 and 70 (excludes those born from 1966 to 1969)

Have a BMI less than or equal to 40 (calculate your BMI at https://go.usa.gov/x5My6)

Do not have any medical conditions such as diabetes, hypertension, heart disease or psychiatric condition

Are not pregnant, breastfeeding, or planning to become pregnant

This study is being conducted at the NIH Clinical Center, America’s research hospital is located on the Metro red line (Medical Center stop) in Bethesda, Maryland.

For more information, call:
1- 866-444-1132
TTY: 1-866-411-1010
Se habla español
Online: https://go.usa.gov/xNH7U

Refer to study # NIH 17-I-0110

 

 

~TJK

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