In the News… Dr. Holstege Partners on COVID Study for Students

April 14, 2021 by

portraits side by side showing doctors Eric Houpt and Chris Holstege in their white coats smiling at the cameraThe University of Virginia is participating in a national COVID-19 study for college students in which participating students will receive the Moderna vaccine. The study is co-directed by Dr. Eric Houpt, Chief of UVA’s Division of Infectious Diseases and International Health, and Dr. Chris Holstege, Executive Director of UVA Student Health. Dr. Holstege is also a Professor of Emergency Medicine and Chief of UVA’s Division of Medical Toxicology.

Read more in UVA Today’s article, “UVA Joins NIH Study Assessing Moderna Vaccine, Transmission Among College Students.


Additional information:

UVA Student Health Study Enrollment

“College students muster for big COVID-19 vaccine study” / Fred Hutch

Scientists plan to track possible virus spread in vaccinated U.S. college students.” / NY Times