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2019 International Awards for Social Responsibility in  Dermatology
July 15, 2019

The GW Oncodermatology Program was identified as a top project in the 2019 International Awards for Social Responsibility in Dermatology.

Melanoma on back
July 15, 2019

What does melanoma look like? Dr. Adam Friedman, Professor and Interim Chair of Dermatology describes asymmetrical moles, irregular border moles, uneven color moles, large diameter moles, evolving moles, and more. Click the link for photos and further more detailed information. 

BTS with Adam Friedman
July 15, 2019

Adam Friedman, MD, FAAD, Professor and Interim Chair of Dermatology, interviews Vishal Patel, MD, FAAD, Assistant Professor of Dermatology on the best approach to AK therapies. Visit Practical Dermatology for more videos from the "Ask an Expert" series.

Marijuana leaf
July 15, 2019

Is CBD legal? How important is the source? How much is too much? Adam Friedman, MD, Professor and Interim Chair of Dermatology, and other physicians weigh-in on all things CBD. 

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.

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