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Guidance for Resuming Health-Related Human Subjects Research

Guidance on resuming health-related human subjects research and clinical trials has been provided by the Office of the Associate VP for Research, CTSI, and OCR.

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UF|Research Resumption Plan – Stage 2

The University of Florida has now begun Stage 2 in the process for reengaging on-campus research activities which have been interrupted by the…

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UF Clinical Research Resumption Plan

The UF Office of Clinical Research has published guidance for resuming clinical research projects, which applies to all UF health-related human…

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UF IRB COVID-19 Investigator Guidelines

Investigators may need to alter protocols to minimize the spread of COVID-19. The following outlines if/when IRB needs to be notified.


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Join a COVID-19 Research Study

TitleSummaryRead Details on ClinicalTrials.govStudy ContactsSponsor
A Multicenter, Adaptive, Randomized Blinded Controlled Trial of the Safety and Efficacy of Investigational Therapeutics for the Treatment of COVID-19 in Hospitalized AdultsThis study is an adaptive, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial to evaluate the safety and efficacy of novel therapeutic agents in hospitalized adults diagnosed with COVID-19. NCT04280705
Central Contact
(301) 761-7948

National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)
An Adaptive Phase 2/3, Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Study Assessing Efficacy and Safety of Sarilumab for Hospitalized Patients With COVID-19The primary objective of the study is to evaluate the clinical efficacy of sarilumab relative to the control arm in adult patients hospitalized with COVID-19.NCT04315298Clinical Trials Administrator
(844) 734-6643
Regeneron Pharmaceuticals
Healthcare Worker Exposure Response and Outcomes (HERO) Registry Study, COVID-19The HERO Registry provides a resource for collecting information on Healthcare Workers (HCWs) currently working in the United States. NCT04342806Laura Webb
(919) 668-8977

Nina Y Hines
(919) 668-3677
Duke University
Mental Health Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic StudyThe purpose of this study is to learn about how stressors related to the COVID-19 virus affect mental health over time. We hope to better understand the experiences of participants during this difficult time. Participation involves completing online questionnaires every two weeks, for 6 months. The questionnaires take about 20 minutes to complete. You must be at least 18 years old to participate.NCT04339790To find out if you qualify, email or call 1-240-665-0697 [TTY: 1-866-411-1010].National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)
Outcomes Related to COVID-19 Treated With Hydroxychloroquine Among In-patients With Symptomatic Disease (ORCHID)ORCHID is a multicenter, blinded, placebo-controlled, randomized clinical trial evaluating hydroxychloroquine for the treatment of adults hospitalized with COVID-19. NCT04332991

Katie Oldmixon, RN
(617) 726-4777

Nancy Ringwood, BSN
(617) 724-9836
Massachusetts General Hospital & National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
SARS-COV2 Pandemic Serosurvey and Blood SamplingIn this study, researchers want to find people who have anti-SARS-COV2 antibodies but no known exposure or illness.NCT04334954    clinicalstudiesunit@nih.govNational Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)
Smell Loss and COVID-19Only individuals who have been tested for COVID-19 at a UF Health clinic may participate in this study.N/A
University of Florida
University of Florida COVID-19 Testing Program in The VillagesThe University of Florida is offering drive-thru coronavirus tests for residents at The Villages who are experiencing symptoms and meet certain other requirements.N/
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