Clinical Trials

MedCorps Asthma and Pulmonary Specialists is conducting a research study called the SHIELD study which will support the development of a blood test to detect early stages of lung cancer for widespread use among individuals.

By participating in this study, you would be contributing to the development of groundbreaking technology with the potential to benefit many people in the future. MedCorps Asthma and Pulmonary Specialists is one of the many study centers across the United States who is participating in this research study.

    Who can part icipate?

  • Participants must be willing to consent to the investigational blood draw
  • Undergoing or intended to undergo low dose CT scan of the chest for lung cancer screening
  • Willing to consent to a 1-year, 2-year and additional follow-up

Qualified volunteers will receive a $75 stipend after allowing a blood sample to be drawn by an experienced practitioner. The follow up procedure will not be covered by the study. If you are interested in learning more about the clinical study and/or participating, please contact our research coordinator, Christine Saccone, at MedCorps Asthma and Pulmonary Specialists or call (856) 956-3338 and we would be glad to schedule a time to meet with you at your upcoming appointment.

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