OB-GYN Clinical Research Site
Meridian's Norfolk, NE (OB-GYN) location partners with Midwest Health Partners to perform clinical trials related to women's health, pediatrics, and general medicine.
About this research site
Meridian partners with principal investigator Keith Vrbicky, MD, at Midwest Health Partners, to conduct clinical trials related to general medicine and infectious diseases. Midwest Health Partners is committed to the advancement of health, education and the highest quality of service. The group strives to ensure accessibility to all, while maintaining compassion and modern technological capabilities for the promotion of optimum health.
Trials for healthy adults and more
This office is very active in research and has numerous active studies. In addition to vaccine studies for people of all ages, typical studies at this site explore medicines developed to treat conditions such as:
- Hot flash
- Human papillomavirus (HPV)
- Overactive bladder
- Uterine fibroids
- And more
Join an OB-GYN clinical trial in Norfolk
For more information about joining a clinical trial in Norfolk, complete the form at the bottom of 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 decide if the study is right for you.
Participating in a study is an important decision — we’re here to help you before, during, and after studies.
Phone: (712) 639-6200 (call center)
Phone: (402) 371-0797 (clinic)
Meridian Clinical Research
3400 W Norfolk Avenue
Norfolk, NE 68701
Se habla español
Clinical Research Partner Website
Monday through Thursday, 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Friday, 8 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Meet Your Physician
Every clinical trial is overseen by a Principal Investigator – a physician who is responsible for the rights, safety and welfare of the study participants. Research studies at our Norfolk OB-GYN research site are conducted in partnership with Dr. Vrbicky of Midwest Health Partners, P.C.
Keith Vrbicky, MD
Dr. Vrbicky began his private practice in Norfolk in 1985. He maintains a faculty appointment at both Creighton University and the University of Nebraska Medical Center. In 2006, Dr. Vrbicky and Connie Keck, co-authored a book, Menopause Maze. Dr. Vrbicky was welcomed by U.S. Congressman Jeff Fortenberry to address the Subcommittee on Africa, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations in 2006. He was recognized for his service at the President's Convocation at Creighton University and received the 25-Year Faculty Service Award.
- Board Certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology.
- Graduated from Creighton University School of Medicine in Omaha, NE with a Doctor of Medicine degree.
- Completed an obstetrics and gynecology residency at Creighton Affiliated Hospitals in Omaha, NE.
- Served as an Assistant Professor at Creighton University School of Medicine in Omaha, NE in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology.