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Probity Medical Research Welcomes Dr. Mark Lomaga and Dr. Firouzeh Niakosari


Probity Medical Research Inc. (PMR), a leading provider of clinical research support services, welcomes Dr. Mark Lomaga, BScPhm, PhD, MD, DABD, FRCPC and Dr. Firouzeh Niakosari, MD, FCAP, FRCPC (Pathology and Dermatology) and their dermatology research team in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada.

Dr. Lomaga’s training includes a Bachelor’s in Pharmacy, a PhD and Doctor of Medicine degrees from the University of Toronto. Dr. Lomaga went on to specialize in Dermatology and currently teaches medical students and dermatology residents as a faculty member in the Division of Dermatology at Women’s College Hospital.

Dr. Niakosari received her medical degree from the Shaheed Beheshti University of Medical Sciences in Tehran. After 4 years practicing and training medical students in a busy dermatology clinic in Dubai, Dr. Niakosari travelled to Canada to further her medical training. She successfully completed a fellowship in Anatomical Pathology in 2007 and a fellowship in Dermatology in 2009. Dr. Niakosari has been practicing in the greater Toronto area since 2008 and is currently affiliated with the North York General Hospital.

In February 2012 Dr. Lomaga and Dr. Niakosari opened DermEdge Research located in Mississauga, Ontario. Together Dr. Lomaga and Dr. Niakosari have over 8 years of experience providing expert and compassionate service to patients seeking dermatologic care. Both Dermatologists have expanded their practices in order to participate in clinical research trials for dermatologic conditions; providing their community with leading edge treatment options.

According to Ted Trafford, PMR’s Managing Director; “Dr. Lomaga and Dr. Niakosari bring to Mississauga a dermatology research centre that will assist in the development of new therapies for many skin conditions, and will have a large focus on emerging psoriasis treatments.”

Dr. Lomaga and Dr. Niakosari join PMR’s international network of Dermatology clinical trial sites. Each facility has experience in clinical trials for indications such as, psoriasis, skin cancer, atopic dermatitis (eczema), acne, rosacea, actinic keratosis and other dermatological conditions.

For information on new psoriasis clinical research being conducted at DermEdge Research visit


About Probity Medical Research Inc.

Probity Medical Research Inc. (PMR) is a clinical research company based in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada that trains and provides administrative support for clinical research facilities. Established in 1995 by internationally recognized dermatology and psoriasis researcher Dr. Kim Papp, PMR has grown to include clinical research sites located in the United States, Canada, and Australia. The physicians affiliated with PMR have conducted over 500 clinical research trials involving more than 13,000 patients.

For more information about the Investigators who work with PMR, and their experience in clinical research, please contact Sarah Gamble, Regulatory Affairs Specialist at 519-576-0768 ext. 243 or

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