News - 17 Oct `22Survey announcement for USC Skin of Color and Pigmentary Disorders


Researchers from University of Southern California, Skin of Color and Pigmentary Disorders Program are doing a survey study.  They aim to evaluate perceptions of skin cancer risk and sun protection practices in people with vitiligo. 

This anonymous survey should you take less than five minutes to complete. Please take a moment to participate in this study.

USC Skin of Color and Pigmentary Disorders Program Vitiligo Survey

      FAQOther Questions

      • I have vitiligo: will my children have vitiligo, too?

        Children born to parents who both have the disorder are more likely to develop vitiligo. However, most children will not get vitiligo even if one parent has it. In children with...

      • What is vitiligo?

         Vitiligo (pronounced vit-ill-EYE-go) is a generally unpredictable skin disease that causes a gradual loss of skin color and overlying hair on different parts of the body. Cont...

      • Who is prone to vitiligo?

        Scientists know that some people are genetically predisposed to a specific group of autoimmune diseases – including generalized vitiligo – but do not know who and why.It doesn’t...