Current & Former Smokers Needed for Lung Research Study

Trial Objective

Current & Former Smokers Needed for Lung Research StudyOur researchers are studying the lungs of current and former smokers to understand how to improve the diagnosis and treatment of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), a disease that is common among smokers. You do not need to have COPD to participate in this study.  To qualify, a candidate must be part of a Lung Cancer Screening program or be willing to have a lung cancer screening CT.

Study participation involves:

  • A 1-2 hour visit (can be scheduled immediately after your CT if there is space available)
  • Questionnaires
  • Collection of vital signs
  • Breathing test (spirometry)
  • Blood draw

Enrollment

New enrollment for this trial is temporarily paused

Who Can Participate

We are seeking people age 55-77 who:

  • Are a current smoker or have quit within the past 15 years
  • Have smoked a pack a day for 30 years
Age: 55-77    Gender: Any Gender


Estimated Time Commitment

1-2 hour visit (can be scheduled immediately after your CT if there is space available)



Payment & Reimbursement  

Payment: Provided

Travel Reimbursement: Not Available

Trial Contact

For more information, contact:

Emily Port
303.270.2679

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Trial Location

National Jewish Main Campus, Denver, CO

Trial Sponsors

COPD Foundation

Principal Investigators


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Due to concerns around COVID-19 and our focus on helping to meet this momentous challenge, we have temporarily paused enrollment for all trials requiring an in-person visit. Please feel free to request additional information about any of the trials we have posted and we will get back to you when enrollment resumes. For more resources and information on COVID-19 please visit our special coronavirus website at www.njhealth.org/coronavirus.


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