Faculty Research

David R. Adams, M.D., PharmD.

Professor of Dermatology



  • Dermatology


Contact Information:



  • M.D., Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, 1997
  • Internship, Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
  • Residency, Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center


Clinical Interests:

  • Dermatopharmacology


Research Interests:


Clinical drug trials for psoriasis, dermatitis and other skin conditions.

Current Research Projects:

Placque Psoriasis

  •  Observe 5 Trial: Etancecept Safety Monitoring in Psoriasis

Hidradenitis Suppurativa-HS

Currently there are no FDA approved treatments for this condition. Our clinical trials office recently conducted a study using anti-biological therapy wit some encouraging results. We look to a larger study to confirm these results and possible FDA approval.




David R. Adams, M.D., PharmD.


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