Vice-Chair, Fellows Section on Dermatology
Associate Professor of Dermatology
Residency Program Director
George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences

Adam Friedman, MD, FAAD
Adam Friedman, MD, FAAD is an Associate Professor of Dermatology and serves as Residency Program Director and Director of Translational Research in the Department of Dermatology at The George Washington University School of Medicine & Health Sciences and George Washington Medical Faculty Associates.

Dr. Friedman’s clinical interests span the gamut of medical and pediatric dermatology, including acne, eczema, psoriasis, skin infections, hair loss, wound healing, urticaria, blistering diseases, lupus, sarcoidosis, and skin cancer. He has published over 120 papers/chapters and two textbooks on both his research and a variety of clinical areas in dermatology with an emphasis on emerging medical therapies.

Dr. Friedman completed his undergraduate training at the University of Pennsylvania and graduated with Distinction in Dermatologic Research at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York. He completed his internship at New York Hospital Queens, and returned to Einstein for his Dermatology residency and was appointed Chief Resident during his final year. Dr. Friedman joined the Einstein faculty after graduation from 2010-2015, during which time he was the Director of Dermatologic Research, Director of the Translational Research Fellowship, and the Associate Program Director.

He has received awards from multiple organizations including the American Dermatologic Association, American Academy of Dermatology, and American Society for Dermatologic Surgery. He is a dermatology expert for and, has appeared on television news programs such as Good Morning America and Fox news, and has been quoted in numerous leading publications, including, WebMD, Health,, Vogue, Dr. Oz The Goodlife, Good Housekeeping, and Women’s Day.