For Doctors & Caregivers


  • EFA provides and supports leading researching related to COPD and emphysema with the goal of better understanding causes and improving future treatments for these diseases. We believe that research is crucial in finding solutions for patients which is why we focus on funded peer-reviewed research from institutes and specialists focusing on comprehensive lung health across the country.


  • Looking for more information on Emphysema and COPD to better assist your patients? Check out our Resources section.


Thank you for your interest in helping the Emphysema Foundation of America. Please provide us with some information below so that we can contact you later about specific volunteer opportunities.