Dr. Sam Hwang Receives 2015 NPF Discovery Grant

April 14, 2015  |  News & Events, Research News
Sam Hwang, MD, PhD

Sam Hwang, MD, PhD

Dr. Sam Hwang received a one-year National Psoriasis Foundation Discovery Grant in the amount of $75,000 for his project titled “FcMRI as a Tool for Evaluation of Itch in Psoriasis”.  This study will examine severity of psoriatic itch and efficacy of anti-pruritus agents using Functional connectivity MRI, correlating brain response to chronic skin inflammation.