Accelerating SARS-CoV-2 SEroprevalence SurveyS through Dried Blood Spots

Overview

Acronym
ASSESS-DBS
Investigators
  • Dr. Muhammad Morshed

    University of British Columbia & British Columbia Centre for Disease Control

  • Dr. Sofia Bartlett

    British Columbia Centre for Disease Control

  • Dr. Inna Sekirov

    British Columbia Centre for Disease Control

  • Dr. Christian Schütz

    BC Mental Health and Substance Use Services

  • Dr. Nader Sharifi

    BC Mental Health and Substance Use Services

  • Dr. Paul Levett

    British Columbia Centre for Disease Control

  • Dr. Mel Krajden

    British Columbia Centre for Disease Control

Contacts
  • Dr. Muhammad Morshed

    University of British Columbia & British Columbia Centre for Disease Control

General Design

Study design
Cross-sectional
Start Year
2020
End Year
2021
General Information on Follow Up (profile, frequency)
Recruitment Target
  • Individuals
Number of Participants
836
Number of Participants with Biological Samples
836

Access

Availability of data and biosamples

Possible Access to Data
Possible Access to Biosamples
Other

Timeline

Populations

ASSESS-DBS - Asymptomatic

Selection Criteria

Minimum age
18
Countries
  • Canada
Territory
British Columbia
Other Criteria
Are currently incarcerated provincially in British Columbia or currently working in a British Columbia Provincial Correctional Centre

Sources of Recruitment

Specific Population
  • Other specific population : Incarcerated in BC Provincial Correctional Centres and staff who work in BC Provincial Correctional Centres
Supplementary Information

Data Collection Events

# Name Description Start End
0 ASSESS-DBS - Asymptomatic - Baseline 2021 2021
2 ASSESS-DBS - Asymptomatic - Follow-up 2021 2021
ASSESS-DBS - Symptomatic

Selection Criteria

Minimum age
18
Countries
  • Canada
Territory
British Columbia
Other Criteria
Are currently incarcerated provincially in British Columbia or currently working in a British Columbia Provincial Correctional Centre

Sources of Recruitment

Specific Population
  • Other specific population : Incarcerated in BC Provincial Correctional Centres and staff who work in BC Provincial Correctional Centres
Supplementary Information

Data Collection Events

# Name Description Start End
0 ASSESS-DBS - Symptomatic - Baseline 2021 2021
1 ASSESS-DBS - Symptomatic - Follow-up 2021 2021

Individual Studies Included

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Harmonization Projects Included

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Networks

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Datasets

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Last Update: 2021-07-30 15:59