HIV Research Study Participant Screening and Patient Referral

The Clinical and Retrovirology Research Core supports recruitment into clinical and pathogenesis research studies through triage and referral of eligible HIV-infected patients via a dedicated research nurse at the Harborview and University of Washington HIV Clinics.

This service is available to investigators to increase enrollment of HIV+ patients into research studies. Lindsay Legg, the HIV research coordinator, is effective at increasing enrollment in HIV studies. Ms. Legg reviews the records of UW HIV Registry patients visiting the HMC Madison Clinic and refers those who qualify to the appropriate research coordinator for enrollment. 

To access this service, please complete a Request for UW HIV Information System (UWHIS) Data, Specimens and Referral Services form and choose 'HIV Research Study Screening and Referral Nurse Service (to identify and recruit potential research subjects for your study)' under request type.  If you have any questions please email the Patient Referral Service Nurse at lmlegg at (cc: cfarcrc at  If you have any questions please contact Lindsay Legg at 206-744-8748.