• Want to Help us Learn about Bacteria Associated with Asthma?
You may qualify to participate in a research study if you:

-Are between 18-60 years of age
-Take only short acting asthma medications like ProAir, Albuterol, Proventil, Ventolin, or Xopenex

If you meet the above criteria, you may be eligible to participate in a study investigating certain bacteria in the lungs and stomach, with regards to their relationship to asthma. The study is involves 7 study visits, over 11 weeks and participants will be receiving inhaled steroids or a placebo during the research study. This study takes place at the Asthma Research Center within Brigham and Women’s Hospital and participants will be compensated up to $1,060.

For more information, please contact:

The Asthma Research Center, 1-888-99-ASTHMA or ARC@Partners.org
Institution  –  BWH - Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA; Pulmonary Division, Boston, MA
Principal Investigator  – Elliot Israel
Enrollment Information
For further information about enrolling a patient in this trial, contact the person below.
Name  – Scott Zurawel
Email  – szurawel@partners.org
Phone  – 617-732-8201