Virology Quality Assurance Program Resources

The Virology Quality Assurance Program (VQA) is a contract of NIAID/NIH and is designed to provide virology quality assurance/quality control to NIH-supported laboratories conducting virologic assays on patient samples for clinical trials.

VQA Lab Reagent Orders

Laboratories participating in the VQA proficiency testing program can place orders for extra reagents, controls, and panels. Note: A HANC Portal Password is required to place orders.

  • Place orders with the VQA
    • Important Username Update: Your lab's username is now ext\[VQA Lab Name]. For example, if your username was "oirp\Hutch", it is now "ext\Hutch".

VQAAB Minutes

Minutes of the bi-monthly VQAAB conference calls are provided going back one year.

June 19, 2020 VQAAB Minutes
April 17, 2020 VQAAB Minutes
Feb. 21, 2020 VQAAB Minutes
Oct. 31, 2019 VQAAB Minutes

VQA PT Program

Go to the Duke VQA PT Program Website.

VQA Data Management Center

Information about the submission of VQA data can be found at the VQA DMC website (password required).