The International Federation of Dermatology Clinical Trials Networks
University of Nottingham

Existing dermatology trial networks

There are well established dermatology networks in the countries listed below. If you are aware of any others, please get in touch and we will add them to this list. 



Networks by country


UK UK Dermatology Clinical Trials Network (UK DCTN)

Canadian Network of Skin Trials (C-NeST)

part of SkIN Canada

USA American Academy of Dermatology
  Dermatology Clinical Effectiveness Research Network (DCERN)
  American DermatoEpidemiology Network (ADEN)
   PeDRA - Pediatric Dermatology Research Alliance
Europe European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology
  European Society for Dermatological Research
  European Dermato-Epidemiology Network (EDEN)
Japan  The Japanese Society for Investigative Dermatology
International Society for Investigative Dermatology


Networks under development


India            Dermatology Collaborative Clinical Trials: The Indian Scenario



Networks by condition


Pemphigus  IPPF International Pemphigus and Pemphigoid Foundation

National Psoriasis Foundation (USA)

Group for Research and Assessment of Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis (GRAPPA)

Skin Cancer Dermatologic Cooperative Oncology Group (DeCOG) (Germany)









Dermatology outcome measures groups 

 Acne Acne Outcomes Group
 Eczema   Harmonising Outcome Measures for Eczema (HOME)
















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