Welcome to the NHSIII Biospecimen Collection

Here you can find instructions for collecting biological samples, important forms and general information about the research endeavours that are made possible by your participation in Nurses' Health Study III collections.

Thank you for your interest in the NHS3Biospecimen Collection!

We recently began inviting participants to be a part of this important collection. The samples collected from this effort we will greatly enhance our ability to valuate important research questions regarding women’s health in this cohort. Participation in this study is by invitation only as participants must meet the necessary research criteria. For answers to frequently asked questions, please see below. 

In addition, we welcome you to contact us directly by phone or email. And as always, thank you for your generous participation in the Nurses’ Health Study 3!

Login here with your NHS3 username and password.


Our staff can be reached Monday - Friday, EST 8:00A.M. - 5:00P.M.

Email:     NHS3specimens@partners.org
Phone:    617-432-7078

If we are unable to answer your call please leave a voicemail. We make every effort to respond to urgent calls within the same business day.

Thank you again for your generous participation in the Nurses´ Health Study III.

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