If you have tested positive for Covid-19 in the last 5 days and are considered at lower risk for severe COVID-19 and have none of the risk factors that would put you at higher risk of disease progression you may be able to participate in a study to determine the safety and effectiveness of an experimental medication for COVID-19.
MyPaTH Story Booth 2.0
Interested in sharing your story about health, illness, or research? Patients and caregivers are needed to participate in a research study to help learn more about topics that are important to you and that may improve health and health care. Participation involves one 45-minute session that takes place over the phone. Eligible participants must be able to read and understand English.
MyPaTH Story Booth – COVID-19 Stories
Participants are invited to share how they are maintaining their health during the coronavirus pandemic, or to share what it is like being ill with COVID-19 and/or caring for a loved one who is ill with COVID-19. Participation in this research study involves one 45-minute session that takes place over the phone. Eligible participants must be able to read and understand English.
HIV Prevention Research Registry
Are you interested in learning about HIV prevention research studies taking place at the University of Pittsburgh and UPMC? If so, you can join the HIV Prevention Research Registry. HIV prevention registry members may be contacted by registry staff members about studies for which they appear to qualify. Eligible participants are ages 18 and older.
Causes of Inflammation Study - Ages 65 and over
Are you an older individual at least 65 years of age who DOES NOT have any inflammatory diseases, thyroid disease, kidney disease, chronic pancreatitis, severe eating disorder, or cancer and who does not take any immunomodulating drugs? You may be able to participate in a research study looking at how people’s bodies respond to interventions which may cause inflammation.
All of Us Pennsylvania Research Program
You may be able to change the future of medicine. The All of Us PA Research Program is enrolling adults 18 years of age or older. This may be your chance to improve how your children and your children’s children receive medical care.
HIV Research Registry
Are you interested in studies related to the treatment and prevention of HIV/AIDS and related conditions? HIV Research Registry members may be contacted by registry staff about studies for which they appear to qualify. Eligible participants are ages 18 and older.
HIV Vaccine Study
Are you HIV-positive and doing well on your HIV medications? Are you aged 18-65? If so, you may be eligible to participate in a research study to find out if a vaccine made from a person’s own white blood cells can safely strengthen the body’s immune system. Participation lasts 80 weeks. Compensation and parking vouchers/bus tickets provided.
NETI Research Study
Are you a person living with HIV? Have you been taking antiretroviral drugs that have been controlling your HIV for at least two years? You may be able to participate in a research study to find out if an investigational vaccine called Trimer 4571 is safe and well tolerated in people living with HIV and if it will help the body’s immune system respond to HIV. Compensation is provided.