Velocity Clinical Research, Hampton
Velocity's Family Medicine research site in Hampton partners with Hampton Family Practice to conduct clinical trials related to general medicine and infectious diseases. Typical studies at this site involve medications for acne, diabetes, high cholesterol, and other conditions. This site also performs vaccine studies for people of all ages. Acquired by Velocity in 2022, the Hampton location was founded earlier in 2022 as part of Meridian Clinical Research.
Through the partnership with Hampton Family Practice, the site is easily accessible to thousands of patients around Hampton and Newport News, including those established with the practice and diverse populations. All trials are performed in accordance with ICH and FDA guidelines, and in compliance with GCP. Our Hampton team is committed to being a resource for study participants, to providing the highest quality of patient care with compassion and kindness, and to advancing medicine through research.
Our experienced research team in Hampton
The Velocity Hampton team of physician investigators and clinical research professionals are experienced clinical researchers. All physicians are board certified in their specialty area(s) and all research staff is trained in clinical research regulations, including GCP and HIPAA. Training records and certifications are maintained. Our clinical team is dedicated to conducting quality research in a professional and caring environment and strives on collecting quality data.
Brian C. McCormick, MD is board certified by the American Academy of Family Physicians specializing in family medicine, including newborn care and pediatrics, adult medicine and wellness, dermatology procedures, and vasectomies. Dr. McCormick earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Belmont Abbey College and his medical degree from Eastern Virginia Medical School. He completed a Family Practice Residency at Ft. Belvoir VA.
Tammy Beavers, MD is a provider in Family Medicine, with special interest in the areas of chronic disease management and women’s health. Dr. Beavers earned her medical degree from Georgetown University School of Medicine and completed a Family Practice Residency at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in Lubbock, TX. She was stationed at Langley Air Force Base from 2000-2004 and entered private practice in 2004 in Hampton Roads, providing family medicine services ever since.
Bobbie J. Sperry, MD is a family physician welcoming patients of all ages, including newborns and infants, children, adolescents and teens, and adults. Dr. Sperry graduated from West Virginia University with a Bachelor of Science in Medical Technology and earned her medical degree from Marshall University. She completed the VCU Riverside Family Medicine Residency Program.
Yu Kwan Chan, MD has a spectrum of clinical interests that stretch from newborn pediatrics, to managing adult and geriatric chronic diseases, to preventative care, and to providing a range of office procedures. Dr. Chan studied biomedical engineering at Johns Hopkins University and worked as a biomedical scientist in Baltimore. He earned his medical degree from the University of Maryland and completed a Family Medicine residency at Mountain Area Health Education Center in Asheville, NC.
Amy Campbell, MD is a board certified physician specializing in family medicine. Dr. Campbell graduated with honors from the University of Illinois at Urbana with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology and earned her medical degree from St. Louis University School of Medicine. She completed the VCU Riverside Family Medicine Residency Program.
Hampton facility features
The Velocity Clinical Research, Hampton facility is designed for the ease and comfort of study participants and to allow optimal efficiencies in performing clinical trials. Features at this site include:
- Private examination/consultation rooms
- Comfortable patient reception areas
- Facilities for extended-stay pharmacokinetic studies
- Nursing station
- Secure monitoring rooms or workstations with phone & high-speed internet access
- Multiple individual & secure workstations for research staff
- Regulatory document processing area
- Electronic data capture (EDC) capabilities
- Secure record storage
- CLIA certified research laboratory or clinical laboratory with CLIA waiver
- Ambient and refrigerated centrifuge
- Secured & temperature controlled investigational product storage with pharmaceutical refrigerator & freezer
- Freezers equipped for laboratory specimens at -20 & -70 degrees Celsius
- Backup generator/power source in the event of site power loss
- Standard medical equipment, including ECG and Holter machines, digital and analog scales