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Airways Clinical Research Centers

The American Lung Association Airways Clinical Research Centers (ACRC) Network, formerly known as the Asthma Clinical Research Centers, is the nation's largest not-for-profit network of clinical research centers dedicated to asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) treatment research, attracting some of the best investigators worldwide. The ACRC Network conducts large clinical trials that will directly impact patient care for COPD and asthma.

Map of ACRC locationsCurrent ACRC Clinical Trials

There are several clinical trials currently in progress and at various stages of completion across the United States. If you live with COPD or asthma, or care for someone who does, see what trials are available close to your home. Learn more »

Major Findings

Outcomes from our studies that help shape the clinical practice for people with asthma and COPD. See what the ACRC Network has learned about caring for those with asthma and COPD. Learn more »

Our Centers

The Network consists of 17 asthma clinical research centers throughout the country and a Data Coordinating Center managed by a team at Johns Hopkins University.


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