Clinical Research

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Our multi-disciplinary, integrated approach to research leads to frequent collaboration with other departments

At USC, we are committed to performing high-quality clinical research, from observational studies to clinical trials. Our faculty members and their clinical research teams study various dermatologic diseases and how the delivery of dermatological care can be improved for adults and children. Our faculty members have proven track records of being skilled clinicians, scientists, and mentors.

Our research projects reflect the wide range of clinical research expertise:

  • Inflammatory skin conditions
  • Blistering skin diseases
  • Skin cancers
  • Genetic skin disorders
  • Vascular skin diseases
  • Pigmentary disorders
  • Allergic and immunologic skin conditions

For more information about our actively recruiting clinical trials, please see our clinical trial website.

For industry partners and clinical research organizations interested in partnering with our team on clinical trials, please contact and/or call (323) 865-3641.

Thank you for visiting our site.

April W. Armstrong, MD MPH
Professor of Dermatology and Associate Dean of Clinical Research
Vice Chair of Clinical Research
Director of Clinical Trials and Outcomes Research