Dr. Melinda Gooderham Bio

Dr. Melinda Gooderham

Dr. Gooderham, Dermatologist and Medical Director at SKiN Centre for Dermatology, is also an Investigator with Probity Medical Research, Assistant Professor at Queens University, and Consultant Physician at Peterborough Regional Health Centre.
A fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, she has been an investigator in over 220 clinical trials focusing on inflammatory skin diseases including psoriasis, atopic dermatitis, hidradenitis suppurativa, alopecia areata and vitiligo. Beyond clinical practice, Dr. Gooderham actively contributes to dermatology publications as an author, associate editor and reviewer, with authorship of over 210 articles. Her passion for education extends to global audiences through engaging lectures on innovative therapies for skin diseases.

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Dr. Gooderham is a well-established Dermatologist and serves as Medical Director at the SKiN Centre for Dermatology and the Principal Investigator for the SKiN Research Centre.

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Dr. Ashley O’Toole

Dr. O’Toole is a Dermatologist with the SKiN Centre for Dermatology in Peterborough, Ontario where she also serves as a  Clinical Trials sub-investigator.

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We are passionate about helping people find the right skin care solutions—the ones that work for them. SKiN Research was established to help improve outcomes for people affected by more complex or challenging skin conditions. When nothing else works, SKiN Research may be able to help. 

SKiN Research is a world-class dermatology research hub, where highly monitored medication trials are conducted. We invite you to learn more about clinical trial processes, and what trials are currently open. There may be a skin solution for you that you just haven't found yet. 

*Physician referrals are not required for Research Trials