What is a research study?
What are the benefits? What are the risks? Find out more.


 How do I learn more about current open studies?
Below you will find a list of current studies. Clicking on the link will take you to the study summary, which will provide you with all the important details for each study.


 How do I participate in a study?
Each study summary provides a list of hospitals or clinics where the study is being run. Using the contact information provided, you may contact any of these facilities in order to request participation in a study.

Current VCRC Studies


Cryoglobulinemic vasculitis (Cryoglobulinemia)

Cutaneous Vasculitis

Drug-induced vasculitis

Eosinophilic granulomatosis with polyangiitis (Churg-Strauss)

Giant cell (temporal) arteritis (GCA)

Granulomatosis with polyangiitis (Wegener's, GPA)

IgA vasculitis (Henoch-Shoenlein purpura)

Microscopic polyangiitis (MPA)

Polyarteritis nodosa (PAN)

Takayasu's arteritis (TAK)

Urticarial vasculitis

More Vasculitis Research

Visit ClinicalTrials.gov to find more research studies for vasculitis.


Please Note: The Rare Diseases Clinical Research Network will make every effort to enroll all the patients we can, but we cannot make any guarantees that we will be able to enroll everyone in a particular study who wants to participate.