Our mission is to improve the lives of those who experience breathing difficulties, through support of clinical and translational research and education.
The research we support focuses on practical projects which, in the short term, bring benefits to patients with respiratory symptoms. At present, our funding goes to world-leading academics and physicians conducting research at the Rehabilitation Clinical Trials Center (RCTC), part of the Lundquist Institute for Biomedical Innovation at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center. We support clinical and translational research and pragmatic studies and provide seed funding in order to attract larger national and international research grants.
Our educational mission is delivered by: