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Marissa C Kopatic, MD

Title:
Assistant Professor
Division:
General Emergency Medicine Appointment
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Timothy B. Rooney, MD

Title:
Associate Professor
Division:
Breast Imaging, General Radiology Appointment

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED COVID-19 VACCINE STUDY

The Asthma, Allergy and Immunology Division is recruiting volunteers to receive one of the two mRNA vaccines - Pfizer BioNtech COVID-19 Vaccine or Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine. These are the same vaccines that have received emergency use authorization (EUA) by the FDA and are being used at public vaccination sites. Everyone in the study will receive an EUA approved vaccine.

You may be eligible for this study if: You have a history of Severe Allergies, OR you have been diagnosed with a Mast Cell Disorder, OR you have a history of No Severe Allergies.

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Samantha Seymour, MS, CGC

Division:
Genetics: Pediatric
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Katarine V Egressy, MD, MPH

Title:
Assistant Professor
Division:
Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, General Internal Medicine Appointment

Research Study for Adults with Major Depressive Disorder (MDD)

The UVA Center for Psychiatric Clinical Research seeks adults for a research study, ages 18-65 with Major Depressive Disorder (MDD) with continued depressive symptoms, despite taking an antidepressant. The purpose of the study is to test the efficacy of the study medication with an existing antidepressant, compared to a placebo with the antidepressant.

Study involves taking an experimental medication or placebo, blood draws, ECGs, completing assessments, and maintaining an eDiary.

Study-related exams, tests, and experimental medication provided at no cost.

Adults with one or more metastatic tumors who have tried or are not eligible for other therapies are invited to be in a research study that uses focused ultrasound ablation therapy (AM003)

The Department of Surgery seeks adults with advanced solid tumors for a research study. The study is trying to figure out the safety and effectiveness of a treatment called focused ultrasound ablation (FUSA) administered alone or with a PD-1 antibody blockade (a type of infused immune therapy drug) and/or a topical medicine that affects the immune system called imiquimod (Aldara). FUSA is administered using an investigational device called the Echopulse®.

Study for Adults with Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma (PCNSL)

The Division of Neuro-Oncology seeks adult men and women ages 18 and older with primary central nervous system lymphoma (PCNSL) for a research study. The purpose of this study is to evaluate the effect of an investigational drug called obinutuzumab when given to patients with PCNSL who have attained a complete response to first-line treatment with methotrexate-based therapy with or without brain radiotherapy.

Effect of postprandial hyperglycemia on vasculature in DM1 and healthy adults (WBH001)

UVA Health System, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Endocrinology is conducting a clinical research study. We want to learn more about how the effect of elevated blood sugar after eating a meal affects blood vessels and blood flow to the heart. Eligible participants must be 18-35 years, a non-smoker and healthy, or have Type 1 diabetes.
Healthy control participants will have 2 outpatient visits:
- Screening visit (1 hr.)
- 1 Outpatient admission (5 hrs.)
Type 1 participants will have 3 outpatient visits:
- Screen visit (1hr.)