COVID-19 Research News Update for May 5

Post Date: May 5, 2020

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CINCINNATI CHILDREN’S TO PARTICIPATE IN PFIZER VACCINE TRIAL

The study arm at Cincinnati Children’s is led by Robert Frenck, MD, Director of the NIH-funded Vaccine and Treatment Evaluation Unit (VTEU) and Vaccine Research Center.

Cincinnati Children’s will enroll up to 90 participants in the first stage of the study.

If you would like to be added to the interest list, follow this link or call 513-636-7699 or email gambleprogram@cchmc.org.

READ THE CINCINNATI CHILDREN’S ANNOUNCEMENT
SEE PFIZER ANNOUNCEMENT:

Pfizer and BioNTech Dose First Participants in the U.S. as Part of Global COVID-19 mRNA Vaccine Development Program

Enrollment begins for Human Epidemiology and Response to SARS-CoV-2 (HEROS) Study

NIAID: Study to Determine Incidence of Novel Coronavirus Infection in U.S. Children Begins