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June 15, 2021 - 4:43pm

The Washington Business Journal interviewed Adam Friedman, MD, professor and chair of the Department of Dermatology for their Executive Profile series. Friedman shares how...

Reuters - Fact Check-Sunscreen Protects You From Overexposure To The Sun
June 9, 2021 - 12:00am

Adam Friedman, MD, chair of the Department of Dermatology and professor of dermatology, spoke to Reuters for an article about claims that sunscreen is not safe.

Tegna Broadcasting - No, COVID-19 Vaccines Aren’t as Effective for Immunocompromised People, Research Suggests
June 3, 2021 - 12:00am

Victoria Shanmugam, MD, director of the Division of Rheumatology and professor of medicine, spoke to Tegna Broadcasting for a segment on whether COVID-19 vaccines are as effective for immunocompromised people.

Today - Can LED Masks Erase Acne and Wrinkles? What Dermatologists Want You to Know.
June 3, 2021 - 12:00am

Pooja Sodha, MD, assistant professor of dermatology, spoke to Today.com about whether LED masks are effective against acne and wrinkles.

FOX5 - What You Need to Know About Locally Acquired Mosquito-Borne Diseases
June 3, 2021 - 12:00am

Aileen Chang, MD, assistant professor of medicine, spoke to FOX5 for a live segment about mosquito-borne diseases and how to prevent them.

The Washington Post - Ibuprofen and Ulcers
May 26, 2021 - 12:00am

Marie Borum, MD, director of the Division of Gastroenterology and professor of medicine, spoke to The Washington Post about perforated ulcers, what causes them, and how they are treated.

DCist - As Cherry Blossom Season Kicks Off, Officials Say They Might Close The Tidal Basin To Crowds Again
March 16, 2021 - 12:00am

Suzan Song, MD, PhD, associate professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences, spoke to DCist for an article about "pandemic fatigue" and how this leads some people to engage in riskier behaviors, like going to the Tidal Basin for the Cherry...

The Washington Post - A Maryland Man Was Dying. His Longtime Handyman Gave Him a Kidney.
March 12, 2021 - 12:00am

J. Keith Melancon, MD, medical director of the GW Ron & Joy Paul Kidney Center, director of the GW Transplant Institute, and professor of surgery, spoke to The Washington Post about kidney donation and transplantation.

The Washington Post - Copper Mask, Pills and Pain Relief
January 28, 2021 - 12:00am

Mikhail Kogan, MD, medical director of the GW Center for Integrative Medicine and associate professor of medicine, spoke to The Washington Post for an article on the claims of what copper can and cannot do when it comes to virus protection,...

WNYC - Hitting the Pandemic Wall
January 26, 2021 - 12:00am

Suzan Song, MD, PhD, MPH, associate professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences, spoke to WNYC's The Takeaway about how the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted our mental health and why so many are now hitting the "pandemic wall."