Study Tittle: COPD among Urban and Rural Populations in Uganda: Assessing the Role of Urbanization in Sample Characteristics and Implementation of Care

Study site: Nakaseke district and Kampala district

Study PI: Dr. Bruce Kirenga and Dr. Trishul Siddharthan

The goal is of this study was to identify risk factors for COPD among urban and rural subjects in Uganda. The project compared these groups with an attempt to determine variability in risk factors between the two populations.