Our Clinical Trials

We are currently recruiting patients for several trials including:

  • Atopic dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Psoriasis
  • Lupus (Discoid or cutaneous lupus erythematosus
  • Prurigo Nodularis


Successful Trials

Many of the clinical trials conducted by our Clinical Trials department have been successful with several of the studied medication now approved for use in Australia, for conditions including:


  • Ixekizumab (Taltz)
  • Apremilast (Otezla)
  • Adalimumab (Humira)
  • Secukinumab (Cosentyx)
  • Guselkumab (Tremfya)
  • Tildrakizumab (Ilumya)
  • Risankizumab (Skyrizi)


  • Dupilumab (Dupixent)

For expressions of interest to participate in a clinic trial, please contact our Clinical Trials Department on:
Phone: (02) 9587 4277 or (02) 9587 4400
Fax: (02) 9587 4834
Email: clinicaltrials@stgeorgedermatology.com.au

Principal Investigator:
Associate Professor Stephen Shumack, OAM, FACD

Sub Investigator / Dermatology Clinical Research Fellow:
Dr Kevin Phan, MD

Dr Belinda Lai, MD

Clinical Trials Coordinator:
Ms Sharyn Hutchinson

Clinical Trials Nursing Staff:
Ms Sarah Wilmotte
Ms Barbara Brotherson