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Join a breathing treatment study for COPD

A new COPD Treatment study is enrolling patients in the Charlotte and Union County area.

If you are at least 40 and have been diagnosed with COPD, you may be eligible for this clinical research study.

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Medical Oversight

  • 24-hour access to MBR’s doctors/medical staff.
  • World class medical oversight.
  • Free of Charge!
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Free of Charge!

  • Insurance is NOT required to participate.
  • Free services include:
    – Study related medication
    – Doctor’s visits
    – Physical exams
    – Testing
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Receive up to a $600 Stipend

  • Those who qualify and choose to participate may receive up to a $600 stipend.
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“By participating in research, COPD patients join the fight against this debilitating disease, improving the wellbeing of millions who suffer from COPD.


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The first step is to learn more and see if you qualify. After registering, a clinical research coordinator will contact you and answer your questions
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Call or text +1 704 283 7359


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Visit our center for a prescreening visit to see if you qualify.

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COPD Study
Our research center is conducting a phase 3 study evaluating the efficacy of Ensifentrine over 24 weeks in patients with moderate to severe Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD).

If you are at least 40 and smoked at least one pack per day for at least 10 years, you could qualify for this clinical research study.

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Monroe Biomedical Research
343 Venus Street, Monroe, NC 28112

Office Phone: 704-283-7369
Fax: 704-283-7329


Frequently Asked Questions

What is COPD?
  • COPD is caused by long term exposure to gases, particulates, but most often cigarette smoking.
How do I know if I have COPD?
  • If you are suffering from COPD, you may experience shortness of breath, wheezing, excessive mucus, chest tightness, or a lack of energy.
How much will the study cost?
  • There will be zero costs for the study participant to take part in the COPD study.
What if I am uninsured?
  • Proof of insurance is NOT required to participate in this study. All medical oversight over the course of your study participation is included.
What does investigational medication mean?
  • An Investigational medication (also known as investigational new drug) has been approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for testing in people in a clinical study, but has not been approved for general use, distribution or sale. It is through clinical research that these medications receive full approval by the FDA.
How will I be compensated for participating?
  • Participants receive a check following each study visit. For this study, those that qualify and choose to participate could receive a total payment of up to $600.