Deborah M. Friedman, MD, FAAP, FACC, joined the Division of Pediatric Cardiology as Professor of Pediatrics in 2008.
She received her undergraduate and MD degrees from the University of Chicago, graduating AOA, and completed a residency in pediatrics at Albert Einstein College of Medicine, NY, and a pediatric cardiology fellowship at New York University.
She is board certified in pediatrics, pediatric cardiology, and pediatric critical care.
She attained the rank of Associate Professor with tenure at NYU after receiving the housestaff teacher of the year award, and then became Professor and Division Chief of Pediatric Cardiology at Cornell University, New York Hospital, as well as fellowship program director.
She was Acting Chairman of Pediatrics at St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital, NYC, and later, Chairperson of Pediatrics at Saint Barnabas Hospital, Livingston, NJ.
Dr. Friedman has an extensive list of scientific publications and research grants.
Her research interests in pediatric cardiology focus on fetal echocardiography and congenital heart block.
She has been an international visiting professor and lectured and consulted widely.