Departments : Clinical : Clinical Trial Studies
Title: Testing a vaccine to prevent RSV and PIV3
Summary: Winthrop University Hospital Department of Pediatric Infectious Disease is seeking healthy children 6 to <24 months of age for a medical research study. Eligible participants will receive study-related medical exams, laboratory testing, and study vaccine at no cost. You do not need health insurance to participate and compensation for time and travel may be provided.
Description: Testing a vaccine to prevent Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) and Parainfluenza Virus Type 3 (PIV3) which are causes of bronchiolitis (inflammation of the small airways in the lungs) and pneumonia in infants and young children.
Main inclusion criteria: ¥ Between the ages of 6 and 24 months of age and healthy ¥ Willing to frequently travel to the study doctorÕs office for study visits
Principal Investigator: Leonard Krilov, MD
Department: Pediatric Infectious Disease
Ann Mock, RN, Pediatric Research Coordinator
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