Purpose of Study: We will require blood samples (5 tablespoons) from people with dermatomyositis to investigate markers for cancer as part of research in the Division of Rheumatology
- Must be at least 18 years of age
- Diagnosis of dermatomyositis
- Symptoms started within the past year
Lisa Christopher-Stine, MD, MPH
Associate Professor of Medicine
Dr. Christopher-Stine is currently Director of the Johns Hopkins Myositis Center. She is an Associate Professor of Medicine and Neurology. She also serves as one of the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine College Advisors, and is a Board Member of the Johns Hopkins Institutional Review Board (IRB 5).