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Wearing protective masks because of COVID-19, busy healthcare professionals do their daily rounds at the hospital.

COVID-19 research study seeking volunteers

The Clinical Research Center at University Hospitals is currently enrolling those have been COVID-19 positive at any time, believe they have had COVID-19 infection or believe they have never had COVID-19 infection, ages 18 and older, to participate in a study to help learn more about long-term effects of the virus and to understand who is at greatest risk of having long-term effects.

Participants will be followed for up to 4 years. The study visits will involve blood and other specimen collection, completing study questionnaires every 3 months and depending on the symptoms and other health factors, participants may be asked to complete other procedures or tests to learn more about their symptoms. 

Compensation is provided along with a food voucher and parking validation.

For questions or more information, email at or 440.76.COVID (26843) or text—STUDY—to 440.762.6843 or visit