Adam Friedman, FAAD

Assistant Professor of Dermatology, Director of Dermatologic Research

Adam Friedman,  FAAD
Adam Friedman, MD, FAAD is an assistant professor of medicine (dermatology) and physiology and biophysics and serves as Director of Dermatologic Research at the Unified Division of Dermatology of Montefiore Medical Center - Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Dr. Friedman is currently investigating novel nanotechnologies that allow for controlled and sustained delivery of a wide spectrum of physiologically and medicinally relevant molecules, with an emphasis on treating infectious diseases, accelerating wound healing, immune modulation, and correcting vascular dysfunction. He holds several patents derived from these investigations, and has published over 100 papers/chapters and 3 textbooks on both his research as well as a variety of clinical areas in dermatology with an emphasis on emerging medical therapies. He has received awards from multiple organizations such as the American Academy of Dermatology, American Society for Dermatologic Surgery, Dermatology Foundation, Journal of Drugs in Dermatology and the La Roche Posay North American Foundation.

Dr. Friedman is also committed to resident and medical education. He currently serves on the AAD Sulzberger Committee on Education as well as the Poster Task Force, and is the Senior Editor of the Dermatology In-Review Online Workshop and Director of the Oakstone institute Dermatology Board Review. Dr. Friedman serves as the President of the Dermatology Section of the New York Academy of Medicine, and in line with his research interests, as the Vice President of the Nanodermatology Society.

Recently, he was featured on the online forums DermMatters,Nanotechnology Thought Leaders, and Dermquest. Dr. Friedman has appeared on television news programs such as Fox News and Good Morning America, and has been quoted in numerous leading publications, including Dr Oz: The Good Life, Shape, WebMD, In Style, Reuters, Good Housekeeping, and Women’s Day.