Interested In A New Flu Vaccination? Research Study Seeks Participants

Research Centre: Paratus Clinic
Locations:
Paratus Clinical Kanwal Clinic
Suite A8, Kanwal Medical Complex, 654 Pacific Hwy, Kanwal, NSW 2259
Paratus Clinical Blacktorn Clinic
Level 2, Suite 203, 114-116 Main Street, Blacktown, NSW 2148
Lead Doctors: Dr. James Vandeleur (Kanwal), Dr. Ushma Narsai (Blacktown)
Ethics Committee: This study has been reviewed and approved by Bellberry Human Research Ethics Committee

 

Background

Influenza (the flu) is a highly contagious disease, usually prevented by vaccination and treated by managing symptoms. Spread by body fluids from infected people, symptoms include a runny nose and sore throat.

This research study is exploring an investigational vaccine given in addition to the already approved vaccine. We want to know if having the new vaccine will decrease the incidence of influenza (Flu) and whether it will help reduce the severity and length of symptoms if a person were to get Flu.

This study seeks healthy men and women 18 years or old. Participants are required to attend 1 study visits at the research site and will be paid for their time and inconvenience being part of the study.

Why Participate?

  • You will receive a the seasonal vaccine if you haven’t already been recently vaccinated and may receive the investigational vaccine.
  • You may be better protected from catching the flu and experiencing flu like symptoms during the flu season.
  • You will be paid for your time and inconvenience being part of this study.
  • You will be helping to advance medical research.

Your Rights

  • If you decide to participate in the study and later feel that you no longer wish to be part of it, you may withdraw at any time.
  • Your records relating to this study and any other information received will be kept strictly confidential, except as required by the law.
  • Qualified health professionals will monitor your health as it relates to the study.

Who Can Participate?

  • Healthy men and women aged 18 years and older
  • Have not received a flu vaccine in the past 6 months
  • Able to attend 1 study visits at the research site

What Next?

  1. Click the link below to enter your contact details and answer some eligibility questions.
  2. The research centre will then contact you by phone to discuss the trial and answer your questions.
Click Here to Enter Your Contact Details and Be Contacted by Phone About the Trial