Platinum Sponsors:

David MC Ju Foundation

Gold Sponsor:

Advancing Innovation in Dermatology, Inc.

Poster Session Sponsor:

Adam Friedman, M.D.

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Adam Friedman, MD is Director of Dermatologic Research and Associate Residency Program Director at the Unified Division of Dermatology of Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Dr. Friedman is currently investigating novel nanotechnologies that allow for controlled and sustained delivery of a wide spectrum of physiologically and medicinally relevant molecules, with an emphasis on treating infectious diseases, accelerating wound healing, immune modulation, and correcting vascular dysfunction. He holds several patents derived from these investigations, and has published over 60 papers/chapters on both his research as well as a variety of clinical areas in dermatology with an emphasis on emerging medical therapies. Dr. Friedman has presented his research in both national and international forums, and has received awards from multiple organizations such as the American Academy of Dermatology and American Society for Dermatologic Surgery. Recently, he was featured on the online forums DermMatters, Nanotechnology Thought Leaders, and Dermquest.

Dr. Friedman is also committed to resident and medical education. He chaired of the leadership workgroup of the American Academy of Dermatology Resident/Fellows Committee, currently serves on the Sulzberger Committee on Education, and is the Senior Editor of the Dermatology In-Review Online Workshop. Dr. Friedman serves as the Dermatology Expert for, publishes a column on Everyday healthy entitled The Skin You're In and in line with his research interests, as the Vice President of the Nanodermatology Society.

Dr Friedman is co-founder of the newly formed Einstein Emerging Leaders, a group of young professionals who host events through which they can introduce Einstein to like-minded young professionals and who have an interest in making the world a better place through the support of healthcare and research.