Clinical Research @ NIAMS

Robert A. Colbert, M.D., Ph.D.

Cutaneous Leukocyte Biology Section

Keisuke (Chris) Nagao, M.D., Ph.D.

Cutaneous Microbiome and Inflammation Section

Heidi H. Kong, M.D., M.H.Sc.

Dermatology Branch

Edward W. Cowen, M.D., M.H.Sc.

Dermatology Consultation Service

Edward W. Cowen, M.D., M.H.Sc.

Flow Cytometry Section

James Simone

Functional Immunogenomics Unit

Luis M. Franco, M.D.

Genomic Technology Section

Stefania Dell'Orso, Ph.D.

Juvenile Arthritis Pathogenesis Unit

Keith A. Sikora, M.D.

Laboratory Animal Care and Use Section

Joseph Woo, M.S., M.B.A., LATG

Laboratory of Lymphocyte Nuclear Biology

Rafael C. Casellas, Ph.D.

Laboratory of Skin Biology

Maria I. Morasso, Ph.D.

Light Imaging Section

Davide Randazzo, Ph.D.

Lupus Clinical Trials Unit

Sarfaraz Hasni, M.D.

Lupus Genomics and Global Health Disparities Unit

Laura B. Lewandowski, M.S., M.D.

Muscle Disease Unit

Andrew Mammen, M.D., Ph.D.

Muscle Energetics Laboratory

Brian Glancy, Ph.D.

Office of Science and Technology

Massimo Gadina, Ph.D.

Pediatric Translational Research Branch

Robert A. Colbert, M.D., Ph.D.

Protein Expression Laboratory

Paul Wingfield, Ph.D.

Rheumatology Training Program

James D. Katz, M.D.

RNA Molecular Biology Group

Markus Hafner, Ph.D.

Systemic Autoimmunity Branch

Mariana J. Kaplan, M.D.

Translational Genetics and Genomics Unit

Michael J. Ombrello, M.D.

Translational Immunology Section

Massimo Gadina, Ph.D.

Vasculitis Translational Research Program

Peter Grayson, M.D., M.Sc.


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Clinical Trials at NIAMS

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AAAAI Virtual Annual Meeting 2022

AAAAI Virtual Annual Meeting

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CARRA 2022 Meeting - May 1-4, Austin.

2022 CARRA Annual Scientific Meeting

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Immunology2022 - Portland Oregon

Immunology 2022

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SID Annual Meeting. Portland. May 18-21, 2022

SID Annual Meeting 2022

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NIH VideoCasts

The NIH VideoCasting service broadcasts a wide variety of events and lectures to a world-wide audience. Here, we present a selection of recorded presentations by NIAMS staff.
Dr. Isaac Brownell: The Advantages of Studying a Rare Cancer at the NIH, Lessons from Merkel Cell Carcinoma (Grand Rounds Lecture - Sept 15, 2021)
Dr. Marcela Ferrada: A Personal and Professional Journey in Medicine. (Grand Rounds Lecture - July 28, 2021)

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The Morasso lab studies transcriptional regulators and pathways in molecular and cellular processes that contribute to epidermal differentiation and barrier formation, wound repair, and the mechanisms underlying the pathologies of ectodermal dysplasias.

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Dr. Ed Cowen of the NIH Covers GVHD Skin-Related Issues
Dr. Edward Cowen
In this podcast, Dr. Cowen shares his expertise on skin issues related to graft-versus-host disease (GVHD).
Last Updated: November 2021