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Our researchers are currently in need of adult and pediatric study participants to help us pursue better treatments and cures. Participants may receive medical evaluations and procedures, study medication, disease-related education and possible financial compensation for time, travel and participation.

 

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Medication Targets Underlying Mechanism of Cystic Fibrosis

The purpose of this study is to test the effectiveness of a new investigational medication, PTI-801, in treating cystic fibrosis (CF).

  • Gender: Any Gender
  • Ages: 18-55
  • Compensation: Provided
  • Time Required: Up to 8 visits totaling up to 35 hours

OPUS Registry for Patients Using Opsumit®

The purpose of this study is to learn more about how Opsumit® (the commercial form of the medication macitentan) is used in clinical practice to treat pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) and other conditions.

  • Gender: Any Gender
  • Ages: 18+
  • Compensation: Provided
  • Time Required: 1 year

Investigational Medication for COPD Lung Damage

Adults age 40 or older are needed to help our researchers determine if an investigational medication can help slow damage to the lungs in people who have COPD with emphysema.

  • Gender: Any Gender
  • Ages: 40+
  • Compensation: Provided
  • Time Required: 7 visits, approximately 19 hours

Investigational Medication for AATD & COPD

Do you have alpha-1 with emphysema? Our researchers want to learn if an investigational medication, a hyaluronic acid inhalation solution, can be used to treat adults who have alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency (AATD) with emphysema.

  • Gender: Any Gender
  • Ages: 18-80
  • Compensation: Provided
  • Time Required: 5 visits

Investigational Medication Sirolimus for Lymphangioleiomyomatosis (LAM)

The purpose of this study is to see if a drug called sirolimus slows development of lymphangioleiomyomatosis (LAM), a lung disease in which abnormal cells growing inside the lungs prevent them from working properly.

  • Gender: Any Gender
  • Ages: 18+
  • Compensation: Provided
  • Time Required: 2 years

Early-Stage Lung Cancer Surgery vs. Radiation Therapy Comparison

The purpose of this study is to gather information about treatment of early-stage lung cancer in order to compare the effectiveness of surgery versus radiation therapy, potentially improving outcomes for patients with early-stage lung cancer.

  • Gender: Any Gender
  • Ages: 18+
  • Compensation: Provided
  • Time Required: 4 hours, 45 mins.

Can Investigational Drug Benefit Lung Cancer Surgery Patients?

The purpose of this clinical trial is to see if it better to receive an investigational medication or no further treatment after surgery (and possibly chemotherapy) to remove non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC).

  • Gender: Any Gender
  • Ages: 18+
  • Compensation: Not Provided
  • Time Required: Up to 12 months

Can Investigational Medication Benefit FHP Patients?

The purpose of this clinical trial is to study the safety and potential benefits of treating fibrotic hypersensitivity pneumonitis (FHP) with an investigational medication.

  • Gender: Any Gender
  • Ages: 18-80
  • Compensation: Provided
  • Time Required: 8 visits and 6 phone calls totaling about 12 hours of participation over 13 months

COPD & Heart Function

We are seeking individuals with COPD to take part in a research study using an investigational inhaled medication for COPD. We will be evaluating the effect of this investigational drug on your heart function.

  • Gender: Any Gender
  • Ages: 40-80
  • Compensation: Provided
  • Time Required: 6 visits over 3 months

Pulmonary Hypertension & Lung Disease

Do you have pulmonary hypertension (PH) related to lung disease? You may qualify for a clinical trial to help researchers determine the safety and effectiveness of an investigational medication.

  • Gender: Any Gender
  • Ages: 18+
  • Compensation: Provided
  • Time Required: 7 visits over 20 weeks

Severe Asthma Investigational Medication

Is your asthma poorly controlled despite consistent use of an inhaler and other medication? You may qualify for a clinical trial to see if an investigational drug helps people with severe asthma.

  • Gender: Any Gender
  • Ages: 18+
  • Compensation: Provided
  • Time Required: 11 visits over 60 weeks

Sleep Research Study for 12-17 Year Olds

Do you have a 12- to 17-year-old? They may qualify for a research study. Researchers are studying the relationship between sleep and ferritin, a protein that contains iron, in healthy teenagers.

  • Gender: Any Gender
  • Ages: 12-17
  • Compensation: Provided
  • Time Required: 2 visits (1 hour and 15 minutes, 1 week of nightly watch wear and completion of a daily morning sleep diary)

Steroid-Resistant Asthma Medication Study

If you are age 18 to 65 with asthma not improved by inhaled steroids, you may be eligible to participate in a clinical trial and try a new investigational medication.

  • Gender: Any Gender
  • Ages: 18-65
  • Compensation: Provided
  • Time Required: 2 visits over 7-8 days

Lung Cancer Screening Study of Current & Former Smokers

Help our researchers find answers to lung cancer. If you are a current or former smoker age 50 to 75, you may be eligible to receive screening tests and participate in a clinical trial.

  • Gender: Any Gender
  • Ages: 50-75
  • Compensation: Not Provided
  • Time Required: Not Specified

Current & Former Smokers Needed for Lung Research Study

Our 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.

  • Gender: Any Gender
  • Ages: 55-77
  • Compensation: Not Provided
  • Time Required: 1-2 hour visit (can be scheduled immediately after your CT if there is space available)

Preventing COPD with Beta Blockers

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) patients age 40-85 are needed for a clinical trial to see if a commonly prescribed heart medication can reduce COPD flare-ups.

  • Gender: Any Gender
  • Ages: 40-85
  • Compensation: Provided
  • Time Required: 10 visits & 10 phone visits over 1 year

Long-Term Medical Effects of Marijuana Use

What are the positive and negative long-term medical effects of marijuana use? You can help our researchers find out if you live in Colorado, are age 21 to 80 and use marijuana regularly.

  • Gender: Any Gender
  • Ages: 21-80
  • Compensation: Provided
  • Time Required: 1 to 2 visits (3.5 hours long)

Alternative Treatment for Insomnia in Adults

Have you taken medication for insomnia for more than a year? Would you like to stop? If you are age 21 to 80, you may qualify for a clinical trial. Participants receive compensation and insomnia therapy at no cost.

  • Gender: Any Gender
  • Ages: 21-80
  • Compensation: Provided
  • Time Required: 1 hour every two weeks for 10 mos

Genetic Risk for Sarcoidosis

Our researchers are looking for people with and without sarcoidosis for a clinical trial on genetic markers associated with the disease.

  • Gender: Any Gender
  • Ages: 18+
  • Compensation: Provided
  • Time Required: 1 visit

Psoriasis & Inflammation

How does inflammation differ in psoriasis and atopic dermatitis (eczema) patients? Our researchers are trying to find out. If you or your child (age 12 or older) has a history of psoriasis, we need your help for a clinical trial.

  • Gender: Any Gender
  • Ages: Not Specified
  • Compensation: Provided
  • Time Required: 1 to 2 visits

Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema) & Skin-Infection Risk

If you or your child age 3 or older has atopic dermatitis (eczema), you may be able to help our researchers learn why some people with eczema have increased risk of skin infection.

  • Gender: Any Gender
  • Ages: 3-80
  • Compensation: Provided
  • Time Required: 1 or more visits

Pulmonary Fibrosis & Genetic Factors

The purpose of this study is to investigate inherited genetic factors that play a role in the development of familial pulmonary fibrosis and to identify a group of genes that predispose individuals to develop pulmonary fibrosis.

  • Gender: Any Gender
  • Ages: Not Specified
  • Compensation: Not Provided
  • Time Required: Not Specified

Cystic Fibrosis Medication & Lung Function

We are conducting a research study of an investigational medication that may improve lung function in those patients with CF by treating harmful bacteria, pseudomonas aeruginosa.

  • Gender: Any Gender
  • Ages: 18+
  • Compensation: Provided
  • Time Required: Not Specified

Fighting Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema) Skin Infections

Do you have eczema? If you are age 18 to 60, you may qualify for an NIH sponsored clinical trial to see if an investigational lotion is safe and if the lotion reduces or even eliminates, bacteria that cause skin infections. Compensation provided for qualified participants.

  • Gender: Any Gender
  • Ages: 18-60
  • Compensation: Provided
  • Time Required: 38 days (7-8 in-person visits, 2-3 telephone visits)

Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema) & Food Allergies

Does your child have eczema? If they are age 4 to 17, they may be able to help our researchers learn how food allergies affect eczema. Qualified participants receive compensation.

  • Gender: Any Gender
  • Ages: 4-17
  • Compensation: Provided
  • Time Required: Not Specified

Can Better Sleep Prevent COPD Hospital Visits?

The purpose of this study is to prevent patients who are hospitalized with COPD from having to return to the hospital because of their disease.

  • Gender: Any Gender
  • Ages: 40+
  • Compensation: Provided
  • Time Required: 60 days, unless participants choose to enroll in the registry for the three-year follow-up.

Healthy Participants Needed for Lung Disease Study

Are you 18 or older with no history of chronic lung conditions? You may be able to help our researchers better understand lung disease. Compensation provided.

  • Gender: Any Gender
  • Ages: 18+
  • Compensation: Provided
  • Time Required: 60-90 minute session

Link Between Eczema & Food Allergies in Newborns

Are you pregnant? Do you have a family history of allergic disease (asthma, eczema, environmental allergies, hay fever, etc.)? You may be able to help our researchers determine if your child and others are at risk of developing eczema and food allergies.

  • Gender: Any Gender
  • Ages: Parents 18-50, newborns 3-6 months
  • Compensation: Not Provided
  • Time Required: Four 1-hour visits over 6 months

Medication Targets Underlying Mechanism of Cystic Fibrosis

The purpose of this study is to test the effectiveness of a new investigational medication, PTI-801, in treating cystic fibrosis (CF).

  • Gender: Any Gender
  • Ages: 18-55
  • Compensation: Provided
  • Time Required: Up to 8 visits totaling up to 35 hours

OPUS Registry for Patients Using Opsumit®

The purpose of this study is to learn more about how Opsumit® (the commercial form of the medication macitentan) is used in clinical practice to treat pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) and other conditions.

  • Gender: Any Gender
  • Ages: 18+
  • Compensation: Provided
  • Time Required: 1 year

Investigational Medication for COPD Lung Damage

Adults age 40 or older are needed to help our researchers determine if an investigational medication can help slow damage to the lungs in people who have COPD with emphysema.

  • Gender: Any Gender
  • Ages: 40+
  • Compensation: Provided
  • Time Required: 7 visits, approximately 19 hours

Investigational Medication for AATD & COPD

Do you have alpha-1 with emphysema? Our researchers want to learn if an investigational medication, a hyaluronic acid inhalation solution, can be used to treat adults who have alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency (AATD) with emphysema.

  • Gender: Any Gender
  • Ages: 18-80
  • Compensation: Provided
  • Time Required: 5 visits

Investigational Medication Sirolimus for Lymphangioleiomyomatosis (LAM)

The purpose of this study is to see if a drug called sirolimus slows development of lymphangioleiomyomatosis (LAM), a lung disease in which abnormal cells growing inside the lungs prevent them from working properly.

  • Gender: Any Gender
  • Ages: 18+
  • Compensation: Provided
  • Time Required: 2 years

Early-Stage Lung Cancer Surgery vs. Radiation Therapy Comparison

The purpose of this study is to gather information about treatment of early-stage lung cancer in order to compare the effectiveness of surgery versus radiation therapy, potentially improving outcomes for patients with early-stage lung cancer.

  • Gender: Any Gender
  • Ages: 18+
  • Compensation: Provided
  • Time Required: 4 hours, 45 mins.

Can Investigational Drug Benefit Lung Cancer Surgery Patients?

The purpose of this clinical trial is to see if it better to receive an investigational medication or no further treatment after surgery (and possibly chemotherapy) to remove non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC).

  • Gender: Any Gender
  • Ages: 18+
  • Compensation: Not Provided
  • Time Required: Up to 12 months

Can Investigational Medication Benefit FHP Patients?

The purpose of this clinical trial is to study the safety and potential benefits of treating fibrotic hypersensitivity pneumonitis (FHP) with an investigational medication.

  • Gender: Any Gender
  • Ages: 18-80
  • Compensation: Provided
  • Time Required: 8 visits and 6 phone calls totaling about 12 hours of participation over 13 months

COPD & Heart Function

We are seeking individuals with COPD to take part in a research study using an investigational inhaled medication for COPD. We will be evaluating the effect of this investigational drug on your heart function.

  • Gender: Any Gender
  • Ages: 40-80
  • Compensation: Provided
  • Time Required: 6 visits over 3 months

Pulmonary Hypertension & Lung Disease

Do you have pulmonary hypertension (PH) related to lung disease? You may qualify for a clinical trial to help researchers determine the safety and effectiveness of an investigational medication.

  • Gender: Any Gender
  • Ages: 18+
  • Compensation: Provided
  • Time Required: 7 visits over 20 weeks

Severe Asthma Investigational Medication

Is your asthma poorly controlled despite consistent use of an inhaler and other medication? You may qualify for a clinical trial to see if an investigational drug helps people with severe asthma.

  • Gender: Any Gender
  • Ages: 18+
  • Compensation: Provided
  • Time Required: 11 visits over 60 weeks

Steroid-Resistant Asthma Medication Study

If you are age 18 to 65 with asthma not improved by inhaled steroids, you may be eligible to participate in a clinical trial and try a new investigational medication.

  • Gender: Any Gender
  • Ages: 18-65
  • Compensation: Provided
  • Time Required: 2 visits over 7-8 days

Lung Cancer Screening Study of Current & Former Smokers

Help our researchers find answers to lung cancer. If you are a current or former smoker age 50 to 75, you may be eligible to receive screening tests and participate in a clinical trial.

  • Gender: Any Gender
  • Ages: 50-75
  • Compensation: Not Provided
  • Time Required: Not Specified

Current & Former Smokers Needed for Lung Research Study

Our 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.

  • Gender: Any Gender
  • Ages: 55-77
  • Compensation: Not Provided
  • Time Required: 1-2 hour visit (can be scheduled immediately after your CT if there is space available)

Preventing COPD with Beta Blockers

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) patients age 40-85 are needed for a clinical trial to see if a commonly prescribed heart medication can reduce COPD flare-ups.

  • Gender: Any Gender
  • Ages: 40-85
  • Compensation: Provided
  • Time Required: 10 visits & 10 phone visits over 1 year

Long-Term Medical Effects of Marijuana Use

What are the positive and negative long-term medical effects of marijuana use? You can help our researchers find out if you live in Colorado, are age 21 to 80 and use marijuana regularly.

  • Gender: Any Gender
  • Ages: 21-80
  • Compensation: Provided
  • Time Required: 1 to 2 visits (3.5 hours long)

Alternative Treatment for Insomnia in Adults

Have you taken medication for insomnia for more than a year? Would you like to stop? If you are age 21 to 80, you may qualify for a clinical trial. Participants receive compensation and insomnia therapy at no cost.

  • Gender: Any Gender
  • Ages: 21-80
  • Compensation: Provided
  • Time Required: 1 hour every two weeks for 10 mos

Genetic Risk for Sarcoidosis

Our researchers are looking for people with and without sarcoidosis for a clinical trial on genetic markers associated with the disease.

  • Gender: Any Gender
  • Ages: 18+
  • Compensation: Provided
  • Time Required: 1 visit

Psoriasis & Inflammation

How does inflammation differ in psoriasis and atopic dermatitis (eczema) patients? Our researchers are trying to find out. If you or your child (age 12 or older) has a history of psoriasis, we need your help for a clinical trial.

  • Gender: Any Gender
  • Ages: Not Specified
  • Compensation: Provided
  • Time Required: 1 to 2 visits

Pulmonary Fibrosis & Genetic Factors

The purpose of this study is to investigate inherited genetic factors that play a role in the development of familial pulmonary fibrosis and to identify a group of genes that predispose individuals to develop pulmonary fibrosis.

  • Gender: Any Gender
  • Ages: Not Specified
  • Compensation: Not Provided
  • Time Required: Not Specified

Cystic Fibrosis Medication & Lung Function

We are conducting a research study of an investigational medication that may improve lung function in those patients with CF by treating harmful bacteria, pseudomonas aeruginosa.

  • Gender: Any Gender
  • Ages: 18+
  • Compensation: Provided
  • Time Required: Not Specified

Can Better Sleep Prevent COPD Hospital Visits?

The purpose of this study is to prevent patients who are hospitalized with COPD from having to return to the hospital because of their disease.

  • Gender: Any Gender
  • Ages: 40+
  • Compensation: Provided
  • Time Required: 60 days, unless participants choose to enroll in the registry for the three-year follow-up.

Healthy Participants Needed for Lung Disease Study

Are you 18 or older with no history of chronic lung conditions? You may be able to help our researchers better understand lung disease. Compensation provided.

  • Gender: Any Gender
  • Ages: 18+
  • Compensation: Provided
  • Time Required: 60-90 minute session

Sleep Research Study for 12-17 Year Olds

Do you have a 12- to 17-year-old? They may qualify for a research study. Researchers are studying the relationship between sleep and ferritin, a protein that contains iron, in healthy teenagers.

  • Gender: Any Gender
  • Ages: 12-17
  • Compensation: Provided
  • Time Required: 2 visits (1 hour and 15 minutes, 1 week of nightly watch wear and completion of a daily morning sleep diary)

Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema) & Skin-Infection Risk

If you or your child age 3 or older has atopic dermatitis (eczema), you may be able to help our researchers learn why some people with eczema have increased risk of skin infection.

  • Gender: Any Gender
  • Ages: 3-80
  • Compensation: Provided
  • Time Required: 1 or more visits

Fighting Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema) Skin Infections

Do you have eczema? If you are age 18 to 60, you may qualify for an NIH sponsored clinical trial to see if an investigational lotion is safe and if the lotion reduces or even eliminates, bacteria that cause skin infections. Compensation provided for qualified participants.

  • Gender: Any Gender
  • Ages: 18-60
  • Compensation: Provided
  • Time Required: 38 days (7-8 in-person visits, 2-3 telephone visits)

Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema) & Food Allergies

Does your child have eczema? If they are age 4 to 17, they may be able to help our researchers learn how food allergies affect eczema. Qualified participants receive compensation.

  • Gender: Any Gender
  • Ages: 4-17
  • Compensation: Provided
  • Time Required: Not Specified

Link Between Eczema & Food Allergies in Newborns

Are you pregnant? Do you have a family history of allergic disease (asthma, eczema, environmental allergies, hay fever, etc.)? You may be able to help our researchers determine if your child and others are at risk of developing eczema and food allergies.

  • Gender: Any Gender
  • Ages: Parents 18-50, newborns 3-6 months
  • Compensation: Not Provided
  • Time Required: Four 1-hour visits over 6 months