Participants Needed for a Clinical Research study on Vulvodynia

If you are a woman 18 to 45 years of age who has had vulvodynia for at least 6 months, but for no more than 15 years, and never had a vaginal delivery including attempted vaginal delivery, you may be eligible to participate in this study. Participants must have provoked pain at the vestibule on a Q-tip test. Patients with deep pain during intercourse are not eligible to participate in this study. Participants also cannot have genitourinary conditions which may interfere with the study, previous surgery that according to investigator’s judgement may impact the study outcome (including but not limited to hysterectomy, vestibulectomy, urologic surgery, perianal surgery) or genital trauma or mutilation/cutting.

This study will be conducted in the following locations:
  • San Diego, California
  • Washington, DC
  • Kansas City, Missouri
  • Omaha, Nebraska
  • New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania
  • Nashville, Tennessee
  • Seattle, Washington
If you are interested in participating, please email For more information on the study, please go to For information on more vulvodynia studies looking for participants, please go to