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Zoster Burden of Eye Disease

The purpose of this research study is to study the costs and health-related impacts of shingles eye disease.

Age & Gender

  • 18 years ~ 99 years
  • Male, Female, Gender Inclusive


North Carolina (Statewide)

What will be asked of you

5 phone surveys


$5 for each phone survey completed ($25 gift card maximum)

In-person visits : 1
Phone or online visits : 5
Total length of participation : 12 months

Looking for Specific Volunteers

Able to participate:

  • Diagnosis of shingles eye disease
  • English or Spanish speaking
  • Willing and able to respond to telephone surveys

Not eligible if:

  • Currently participating in another shingles eye clinical trial

Contact the Team

Visit Location

  •  Sandy Barnhart

100% Remote (online, phone, text)

Additional Study Information

Principal Investigator

Emily Gower
Epidemiology Operations

Study Type

Behavioral or Social

Study Topics

Eyes and Vision

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