Important message from ClincalConnection about COVID-19

Study Participants interested in participating in COVID-19 clinical trials can sign up for a free account here.

Clinical Researchers who would like to list a COVID-19 clinical trial can create a free investigator account.

ClinicalConnection.com, a leading website for clinical trial information and notifications, is offering to list all clinical trials for the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) free-of-charge on its searchable clinical trials website and notification engine. Members of ClinicalConnection.com that have indicated an interest in COVID-19 clinical trials will be alerted if they reside near a study site. Each year over three million people visit www.clinicalconnection.com to search for clinical trials in their community and over 650,000 members currently receive clinical trials notifications across numerous diseases and medical conditions.

"Speed is essential in effectively dealing with the unprecedented COVID-19 pandemic. Given our ability to rapidly reach hundreds of thousands of people interested in clinical trial participation, we saw a unique opportunity to be part of the solution -- helping researchers hasten patient enrollment in vaccine and other COVID-19 clinical trials," said Greg Conlan, Director of Operations for ClinicalConnection.com. Therefore, effective immediately ClinicalConnection.com will waive the usual listing and outreach fees for pharmaceutical companies, clinical research sites and hospitals who post clinical trials for COVID-19 on ClinicalConnection.com. We will automatically apply a free listing discount when any Covid-19 study it posted on www.clinicalconnection.com. For additional information email info@clinicalconnection.com or call 1-800-887-0639.

Individuals who have never registered on ClinicalConnection.com to receive Clinical Trial Alerts are urged to do so here. They will be able to specify their interest in clinical trial alerts about COVID-19 as well as study alerts for other diseases and medical conditions. Current members can update their profiles at any time to request notifications about newly-listed clinical trials for COVID-19. Simply login to your account here. Select the medical questionnaire option in the dashboard menu to update your medical interests. The option for COVID-19 will be on the first page of condition selections. Submit your changes and we will notify you of any new clinical trial begins in your area based on your selections.

Research to develop and test a vaccine to protect against COVID-19 is ramping up quickly. A variety of different clinical trial approaches may be available. Associated Press (AP) reports that some researchers are hoping to develop vaccines that provide temporary protection while a longer-lasting option is developed. Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases says even if initial tests go well, it could take up to 18 months before a vaccine offering longer protection is available for widespread use.

Headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts, ClinicalConnection provides a suite of patient recruiting services designed to help the clinical trials industry meet enrollment goals for clinical research studies. Clients include pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical companies, medical device manufacturers, contract research organizations (CROs) academic and independent clinical research centers, hospitals and physician practices engaged in clinical research. ClinicalConnection.com has listed over 40,000 clinical trials in the US and worldwide and has referred over one million participants to clinical research studies.

Get the latest public health information from CDC: www.coronavirus.gov
Get the latest research information from NIH: www.nih.gov/coronavirus