Dermatology Clinical Studies in Columbus

Studies in dermatology are a crucial part of advancing medical research. They help doctors determine how new approaches and treatments work, as well as help them develop next steps.

Dermatologists are trained doctors who treat hair, skin, and nails. Ailments such as facial acne, eczema, actinic keratosis, nail infections, and psoriasis are topics they specialize in. At Aventiv, we facilitate clinical trials which are a crucial part of making progress in treating these conditions.

Dermatology Studies We Offer

At Aventiv, we offer a number of dermatology studies. If you have any of the listed conditions, you may qualify for one of our clinical research studies. Please refer to each study’s page for detailed participant information.


We are currently seeking eligible applicants for a clinical research study for an investigational acne treatment. Participants must be at least 9 years of age or older, have acne, and be in good general health.

Actinic Keratosis

Actinic keratosis, often shortened to AK or referred to as solar keratosis, is the development of crusty, scaly growths in the skin which are caused by UV ray damage. When left untreated, it is possible it could turn into the second most common type of skin cancer: squamous cell carcinoma.

Atopic Dermatitis

What is Atopic Detmatitis? Atopic dermatitis (also known as AD) is the most common type of eczema. AD is a condition that makes your skin red and itchy. It’s common in children but can occur at any age. AD is long lasting (chronic) and tends to flare periodically. It can exist with two other allergic […]

Chronic Spontaneous Urticaria (Hives)

What is Chronic Spontaneous Urticaria? Chronic Spontaneous Urticaria, or hives, is a debilitating disease characterized by itchy red or skin-colored welts lasting for more than 6 weeks. About 20% of all people get hives. They’re often caused by an allergic reaction to a food or drug. Usually, they go away quickly. For a small number […]

Pruirgo Nodularis

What is Prurigo Nodularis? Prurigo Nodularis (PN), sometimes called Picker’s nodules, is a skin condition in which itchy nodules present on the skin. The cause of PN is still unknown, and the disease is difficult to treat. Nodules are hard, usually with dry, dead skin on the top, and may itch so severely that only […]


What is Pruritus? Pruritus is the medical term for itchy skin. It’s uncomfortable, irritating and makes you want to scratch. Anyone can get pruritus, but certain groups of people are more susceptible to the condition, including: People with seasonal allergies, hay fever, asthma, and eczema People with diabetes People with HIV/AIDS and various types of […]