June 2019

Open jars of creams
June 07, 2019

The Cannabidiol market is anticipated to grow to $22 billion by the year 2022 according to recent estimates. Adam Friedman, MD, Professor and Interim Chair of Dermatology explains why Cannabidiol may be beneficial with wound healing, managing inflamation, and more. 

Physicians with patient
June 07, 2019

The GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences partnered with the International Hyperhidrosis Society (IHhs) to offer a Hyperhidrosis Master Class in Patient Care and Practice Efficiency this May.

Makeup
June 07, 2019

Cannabis culture is rapidly evolving nationwide. Adam Friedman, MD, Professor and Interim Chair of Dermatology has already participated in multiple studies suggesting the benefits of Cannabidiol, and expects an explosion of further research and Cannabidiol products.

June 07, 2019

Can acne during one's teenage years lead to more success? Adam Friedman, MD, Professor and Interim Chair of Dermatology is weary of the association drawn between the two. Read more by clicking the link.

Group photo
June 07, 2019

The Washington Dermatological Society was hosted at GW in April. Special guest speaker, Dr. Molly Hinshaw, Associate Professor of Dermatology at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, gave a lecture titled: "An Update on Nail Disorders and Their Management."

Adam Friedman in clinic
June 07, 2019

With summer comes skin cancer screenings at the GW MFA Dermatology Clinic. Click the link to learn some sun protection tips. 

Man applying sunscreen
June 07, 2019

The Environmental Working Group recently released the 2019 Guide to Sunscreens, stirring up controversy- are ingredients in our sunscreens actually harmful? Click the link to read what Dermatologists are saying, including Dr. Adam Friedman, Professor and Interim Chair of Dermatology. 

June 07, 2019

Professor and Interim Chair of Dermatology, Dr. Adam Friedman, recommends sticking to commerical sunscreens for protection. Although home-made sunscreens may sound appealing, they have not undergone the rigorous FDA testing for effectiveness. 

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