How do we treat respiratory problems

The Scottish Centre for Respiratory Research was set up in 1997 and is led by Brian Lipworth, Professor of Allergy and Pulmonology. The group comprises a team of doctors, scientists, nurses and technicians whose aim is to improve the quality of life for people who suffer from breathing problems like COPD, asthma and hayfever through public awareness, education and research.

Why participate in research?

To help us with this, we need your help to take part in studies. Once you are enrolled in a study we will pay to cover expenses and we only use licensed medicines. You'll get an in-depth review from one of our specialists, and advice on how to manage your condition.

Understand your condition

We will give you and in-depth review on your health and help you manage your conditions

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Improving treatment strategies

By participating in research you can help doctors understand diseases better, thereby improving treatment strategies for everyone.

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Dedicated Staff

Professor Brian Lipworth, a consultant with over 25 years’ experience in Allergy and Respiratory Medicine, leads a team with an international reputation for research excellence in the field of airway disease including COPD, asthma, and allergy