K2TrekTogether Referral Program

Climbing together to achieve tomorrow’s treatment today!
K2 Referral Program for The Villages, FL

At K2 Medical Research, we know that finding new devices, treatments, and cures is not a one-person job, that is why we need you to help spread the word about clinical trials. Our K2TrekTogether Referral Program is a referral program for family and friends to refer each other for clinical research trials. Qualified referrals will receive $75 per referral and there is no limit to the number of referrals.

To qualify for the referral bonus,

  1. Your referral must be new to K2 Medical Research
  2. Referral needs to complete a screening appointment


Before the patient schedules their appointment, they must complete this Brain Health test.


Come join our K2TrekTogether Referral Program and be a part of the journey. 


*K2 Medical Research reserves the right to change, amend, modify, or terminate this referral program. Eligibility will be determined at screening visit. Referrals that are advertised or solicited will not be accepted. Terms and Conditions apply.

Join a Study

If you are interested in learning more or participating in any of our studies, please fill out the form below and our office will get back to you within 1-2 business days. 

*By signing up you agree to be contacted about clinical research studies by our company, its affiliates or partners. Typical methods of contact include phone calls, text messages, pre-recorded messages, emails, automated technology or postal mail. This includes if the number is currently on any Do Not Call Lists. As we contact you, your electronic record will be updated accordingly with current relevant health information. This consent is not required to participate in a clinical research study.

Melissa Belardo, APRN

Clinical Investigator

Melissa Belardo, is a certified family nurse practitioner (FNP-BC), joins K2 Medical Research with more than a decade of clinical experience. She has served as an investigator in over 20 trials. Prior to clinical research, she held roles in gastroenterology, hepatology, and nurse education.

Melissa’s academic background includes a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Adventist University, followed by a master’s degree in Family Nurse Practitioner from Georgetown University.

Melissa is a native of the US Virgin Islands’ and is fluent in both English and Spanish; Melissa has lived in central Florida for the past twenty years. When she’s not at work, you can find her volunteering at her local church and spending time with family.