Wilmington Dermatology Center

Center Information

Ed George
Executive Director
Wilmington Dermatology Center
710 Military Cutoff Rd, Suite 320
Wilmington, NC 28405
910-239-5032 (fax)
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Center Overview

Wilmington Dermatology Center (WDC) was founded by Dr. Rosalyn George in 2008 and has rapidly grown into a leading practice in the Carolinas. The comprehensive practice is focused on delivering the highest level of service in the areas of general dermatology, cosmetic dermatology and clinical research. The location is recognized nationally as a top volume cosmetic practice and has been awarded locally as a Top Dermatology Practice in Wilmington NC. Dr. Rosalyn George is a trainer for various cosmetic injectables and has presented and participated on numerous advisory boards.

Performance Metrics

Number of Studies Conducted: 29
Number of Studies Actually Completed: 61
Number of Active Patients in the Database: 38500
Average Percent of Total Patients Randomized: 50%
Average Percent of ‘Completed’ Studies that met Enrollment Goals: 75%
EDC Capabilities: Yes

Clinical Research Experience

Wilmington Dermatology Center was founded in 2008 by Dr. Rosalyn George and has conducted numerous studies in dermatology and cosmetics. The center has conducted a wide array of study types from the most simple observational studies to complex studies including injectables, device based treatments and detailed photography. The site conducts studies across all major areas of Dermatology and Cosmetic indications and has worked with a wide array of sponsors and CRO's. In recent years we have been a top recruiting site for several studies and we appreciate and understand the importance of recruiting, low screen failure rates, adhering to the protocols, and being responsive to CRO and sponsor requests.

Facility Description

Wilmington Dermatology Center is located in Wilmington North Carolina, minutes from Wrightsville Beach. The center is over 8,000 sf and has an overall staff of approximately 28. The site boasts state of the art cosmetic treatment options and up to date facilities. Our research staff is compromised of our PI Dr. Rosalyn George, 2 Clinical Research Coordinators (RN's) and a Clinical Research Associate. The site has 2 dedicated clinical research patient rooms, research storage rooms including multiple refrigerators and freezers, and staff working offices.

Investigator Experience

Dr. Rosalyn George, the founding physician of Wilmington Dermatology Center began her experience in clinical research during her residency at Penn State. Her experiences inspired her to continue her involvement in clinical research as a major component of her practice.

Curriculum Vitae for Rosalyn George

Staff Expertise

The clinical research team at Wilmington Dermatology Center has over 20 years of combined experience in research studies. The staff is GCP trained, and has been trained on various EDC systems. The staff is also familiar with various hand's on medical applications including phlebotomy, injectable medications, centrifuges, detailed photography, EKG's, handling ambient and frozen specimens, cosmetic devices, etc.

Patient Demographics

Wilmington has a diverse patient population including general residents of the greater Wilmington NC area and surrounding counties, and also includes a young demographic attending local colleges and retirees from all parts of the US. Wilmington is in New Hanover county and as of 2013 had 213,267 in population, with surrounding counties of Brunswick and Pender totaling just over 120,000. Combined population counts within a 30min drive are approximately 345,000.

Other Information

Our site traditionally uses a central IRB.

Laura Jones lauraj@wilmingtondermatologycenter.com is our primary contact for regulatory and overall research inquiries.

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