National Rosacea Society 2012 Research Grant Award

Dr Daniel Popkin, along with his co-investigator, Dr. Meg Gerstenblith, were awarded $10,000 to study the incidence of rosacea in fraternal and identical twins, recruited at the annual Twins Day festival in Ohio.  The study aims to document potential genetic factors by determining if there is a statistically significant difference in the correlation of rosacea between identical and fraternal twins.

Read more about this at the National Rosacea Society Website.