At-Home COVID-19 Test Study

Now Open in Portsmouth, VA

Now Enrolling

Meridian is now enrolling participants ages 2 and older for a research study of an investigational over the counter COVID-19 self-test. If you suspect or know that you have COVID-19, you may qualify to participate in this nasal swab test study. Eligible participants will receive compensation for study related time, as well as an investigational COVID-19 test at no cost.

Eligible participants…

  • Must be age 2 or older
  • Must have either tested positive for COVID-19 within the last two days via rapid PCR test, or be exhibiting at least one or more of the following symptoms within the last week:
    • Fever, chills, cough, shortness of breath, difficulty breathing, fatigue, muscle or body aches, headache, loss of taste or smell, sore throat, congestion, runny nose, nausea, vomiting, or diarrhea
  • Must not have received COVID-19 antibody therapy in the last 6 months
  • Will receive compensation for study-related time
  • Do not need insurance to join this study

For more information, complete the form on this page. After you submit your information, a Meridian enrollment specialist will call you to talk about the study. There is no obligation to join — you can decide if the study is right for you or your child.

You can also talk to a Meridian enrollment specialist about this study by calling (912) 623-2240.

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Study Location

Meridian Clinical Research
3235 Academy Ave., Suite 300
Portsmouth, VA 23703

Founded in 1999 in Omaha, NE, Meridian studies the safety and effectiveness of new medicines, devices, and treatments. Its mission is to enrich lives by providing quality, compassionate care to patients and unparalleled clinical research services. Clinical studies help scientists develop life-changing medicines, but it starts with you — participation makes it all possible. For more than 20 years, thousands of patients have trusted Meridian because of our focus on creating a positive patient experience.