Participants needed for a study investigating the microbiome in rosacea

Individuals at least 18 years old with or without a current diagnosis of rosacea are needed for a research study investigating the role of bacteria and other microorganisms in rosacea development and its changes after treatment.

Participation involves:

  • Treatment (oral/topical medication)
  • Digital photographs
  • Skin swabbing and/or skin biopsy
  • Stool sampling

Participants will be paid.

If interested, please contact the Department of Dermatology:

Anna L. Chien, M.D., Principal Investigator
IRB Protocol: IRB00210816