Press Room

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. 

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.

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

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."

June 07, 2019

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

May 24, 2019

Adam Friedman, MD, Professor and Interim Chair of Dermatology, and other skin care experts caution against over-exfoliating the skin. Scrubs, such as the 'Kylie Skin walnut scrub' can tear and irritate the skin, leading to bacteria exposure. Read more by clicking the link. 

May 24, 2019

The George Washington Cancer Center has been added to the list of treatment centers provided by the Cutaneous Lymphoma Foundation (CLF). Providers, services, therapies, current reserach, contact details, and additional information now available. 

May 24, 2019

Despite the FDA's findings that multiple active ingredients found in sunscreen are present in the bloodstream at amounts that exceed the recommended threshold, dermatologists stand firm that the benefits of utilizing sunscreen far outweigh the risks.

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