For more information, call any of the participating CCRN clinical research centers listed below:

Locations

ALABAMA
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Birmingham, Alabama
205-934-5555

Veteran’s Administration Medical Center
Birmingham, Alabama
205-933-8101 ext. 5550

CALIFORNIA
LA BioMed at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center
Los Angeles, California
310-222-8200

University of California at San Francisco
San Francisco, California
415-476-3259

COLORADO
National Jewish Health
Denver, Colorado
303-398-1518

University of Colorado
Denver, Colorado
720-848-0757

FLORIDA
Malcom Randall VA Medical Center
Gainesville, Florida
352-376-1611 ext. 6843

ILLINOIS
University of Illinois Health System
Chicago, Illinois
312-413-3506

MARYLAND
University of Maryland Baltimore
Baltimore, Maryland
410-706-3355

MASSACHUSETTS
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Boston, Massachusetts
617-732-6272

Veteran’s Administration Medical Center
Boston, Massachusetts
857-203-5147

Reliant Medical Group
Worcester, Ma 508-368-3929

MICHIGAN
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, Michigan
734-232-1865

Veteran’s Administration Medical Center
Ann Arbor, Michigan
734-845-3533

MINNESOTA
Veteran’s Administration Medical Center
Minneapolis, Minnesota
612-467-5177

Mayo Clinic
Rochester, Minnesota
507-284-9259

HealthPartners Research Foundation
Minneapolis, Minnesota
651-254-7670

NEW YORK
Veteran’s Administration Medical Center
Buffalo, New York
716-862-8605

OHIO
Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, Ohio
216-444-1150

Ohio State University
Columbus, Ohio
614-293-4978

PENNSYLVANIA
Temple University Lung Center
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
215-707-4260

Respiratory Specialists
Wyomissing, Pennsylvania
610-685-5864

Institute for Respiratory and
Sleep Medicine
Langhorne, Pennsylvania
215-757-1414

Geisinger Medical Center
Danville, Pennsylvania
570-271-5251

St. Luke’s Hospital
Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
484-526-2450

University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
1-866-948-COPD

TEXAS
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, Texas
713-798-2683

UTAH
University of Utah
Salt Lake City, Utah
801-581-5864

Statcope - Canadian Participating Centres

British Columbia
St Paul’s Hospital
Dr. Don Sin
Vancouver, BC
604-806-9158

Vancouver General Hospital
Dr. Jeremy Road
Vancouver, BC
604-875-4111 ext. 69831

Dr. Rajesh Mainra Inc.
Dr. Rajesh Mainra
North Vancouver, BC
604-649-5852

Surrey Memorial Hospital
Dr. Anne McNamara
Surrey, BC
604-582-2100

Royal Columbian Hospital
Dr. Anne McNamara
New Westminster, BC
604-520-4827

Alberta
University of Calgary
Dr. Stephen Field
Calgary, AB
403-220-8680

University of Alberta
Dr. Eric Wong
Edmonton, AB
780-407-2972

Chinook Lung Function Clinic
Dr. Eric Wilde
Lethbridge, AB
403-327-7675

Saskatchewan
Royal University Hospital
Dr. Darcy Marciniuk
Saskatoon, SK
306-966-7871

Manitoba
St Boniface Hospital
Dr. Satyendra Sharma
Winnipeg, MB
204-235-3581

Ontario
Ottawa General Hospital
Dr. Shawn Aaron
Ottawa, ON
613-737-8899 ext. 71881

Ottawa Civic Hospital
Dr. Richard Hodder
Ottawa, ON
613-798-5555 ext. 13407

St Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton
Dr. Gerard Cox
Hamilton, ON
905-521-6130

Inspiration Research Ltd
Dr. Kenneth Chapman
Toronto, ON
416-944-9602

West Park Healthcare Centre
Dr. Roger Goldstein
Toronto, ON
416-243-3600 ext. 2510

Kingston General Hospital
Dr. Denis O’Donnell
Kingston, ON
613-549-6666 ext. 4314

Québec
Institut Universitaire de Cardiologie et de Pneumologie
de Québec ( Laval Hospital )
Dr. Julie Milot
Québec, QC
418-656-8711 ext. 5823

Jewish General Hospital
Dr. Mark Palayew
Montreal, QC
514-340-8222 ext. 5051

Nova Scotia
Halifax Infirmary
Dr. Paul Hernandez
Halifax, NS
902-473-1539



Sponsors and Collaborators
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)

Investigators

Principal Investigator: Shawn Aaron, MD The Ottawa Hospital
Principal Investigator: Richard Albert, MD University of Colorado
Principal Investigator: William Bailey, MD University of Alabama at Birmingham
Principal Investigator: Richard Casaburi, MD, PhD LA BioMed at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center
Principal Investigator: Allen Cooper, MD Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Birmingham
Principal Investigator: Gerard Criner, MD Temple University Lung Center
Principal Investigator: Jeffrey Curtis, MD Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Ann Arbor
Principal Investigator: Philip Diaz, MD Ohio State University
Principal Investigator: Mark Dransfield, MD University of Alabama at Birmingham
Principal Investigator: Nicola Hanania, MD Baylor College of Medicine
Principal Investigator: Richard Kanner, MD University of Utah
Principal Investigator: Jerry Krishnan, MD University of Chicago
Principal Investigator: Stephen Lazarus, MD University of California at San Francisco
Principal Investigator: Howard Lee, MD Institute for Respiratory and Sleep Medicine
Principal Investigator: M. Jeffery Mador, MD Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Buffalo
Principal Investigator: Barry Make, MD National Jewish Health
Principal Investigator: Fernando Martinez, MD University of Michigan
Principal Investigator: Charlene McEvoy, MD HealthPartners Research Foundation
Principal Investigator: Marilyn Moy, MD Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Boston
Principal Investigator: Dennis Niewoehner, MD Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Minneapolis
Principal Investigator: Nirav Patel, MD Respiratory Specialists
Principal Investigator: Paul Scanlon, MD Mayo Clinic
Principal Investigator: Steven Scharf, MD, PhD University of Maryland Baltimore
Principal Investigator: Frank Sciurba, MD University of Pittsburgh
Principal Investigator: Paul Simonelli, MD, PhD Geisinger Medical Center
Principal Investigator: Don Sin, MD St. Pauls Hospital
Principal Investigator: Peruvemba Sriram, MD Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Gainesville
Principal Investigator: James Stoller, MD Cleveland Clinic
Principal Investigator: Mohamed Turki, MD St. Luke’s Hospital
Principal Investigator: George Washko, MD Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Principal Investigator: Prescott Woodruff, MD University of California at San Francisco
NHLBI Project Officer: Antonello Punturieri, MD NHLBI
Principal Investigator: John Connett, PhD University of Minnesota (Data Coordinating Center)