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Pulmonary Fibrosis Research Studies

Familial Pulmonary Fibrosis Research Evaluation Study

If you or two of your relatives have been diagnosed with familial pulmonary fibrosis, you and your relatives may be eligible to participate in a research study at NIH Clinical Center. The purpose of this research is to improve the understanding of the natural history of this disease and its underlying cause(s). Eligible volunteers undergo a comprehensive medical and pulmonary evaluation at NIH Clinical Center in Bethesda, MD.

There is no cost for to you for travel or medical testing, and should you wish, information from your evaluation will be provided for your physicians.

For further information, please contact our research coordinator at toll free telephone: 1-877-NIH-LUNG (1-877-644-5864), extension 1; e-mail:

Last Updated: July 31, 2015