News Archives

September 04, 2015

The way Dr. Adam Friedman sees it, dermatologists deserve a prominent place at the table when it comes to the treatment of acute and chronic wounds.

August 26, 2015

A special issue of Future Science OA, guest edited by Dr. Adam Friedman, examines current research in Nitric Oxide, focusing on delivery and detection strategies in medicine.

July 30, 2015

For the first time in decades, there is a healthy pipeline of new eczema drugs in development, including the first biologic drug indicated for moderate to severe eczema. All this development will bring profound change for physicians.

July 16, 2015

GW researcher and dermatologist, Adam Friedman, M.D., and colleagues, find that the release of nitric oxide over time may be a new way to treat and prevent acne through nanotechnology. This research, published in the Journal of Investigative Dermatology, identified that the nanoparticles were effective at killing Proprionobacterium acnes, the gram positive bacteria associated with acne, and even more importantly, they inhibited the damaging inflammation that result in the large, painful lesions associated with inflammatory acne.

May 06, 2014

Alison Ehrlich, M.D. ’96, M.H.S., clinical professor of dermatology and director of dermatology clinical research, has been named the new chair of the Department of Dermatology at the GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences.

May 05, 2014

Jerry Lazarus, M.D. '63, stresses importance of faculty commitment to residency programs

April 30, 2014

The Department of Dermatology at the GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS) is pleased to announce the creation of the Mervyn L. Elgart, M.D. Residency Fund.