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Panelist: Deborah Friedman, M.D.
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Episodes in which Deborah Friedman, M.D. appears

Professor, Opthalmology and Neurology
University of Rochester Medical Center
Rochester, NY

After serving on the faculty at Upstate Medical University in Syracuse, Dr. Friedman joined the faculty at the University of Rochester in 2002 where she is Professor of Ophthalmology and Neurology.  She is a Board Certified Neurologist with additional certification in headache medicine and has completed a two year clinical and research fellowship in Neuro-Ophthalmology.  Currently, she is finishing a Masters in Public Health Degree at the University of Rochester to re-focus her career on clinical research.  Her practice is comprised of neuro-ophthalmic and headache disorders and she participates in clinical trials of migraine treatment.

Dr. Friedman is a Fellow of the American Academy of Neurology, the American Headache Society and the North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society (NANOS).  She serves on the Board of Directors and the Education Committee of the American Headache Society and is the President of NANOS.  She is also a member of the American Neurological Association and the American Academy of Ophthalmology.  She has been elected to the "Best Doctors in America" since 1998.

Her publications include over 40 articles in peer-reviewed journals and eight book chapters.  Many of the articles are related to headache disorders including migraine and idiopathic intracranial hypertension. She speaks frequently on these topics at national and international scientific meetings.  She serves as a reviewer for manuscripts on topics of headache and neuro-ophthalmology for such prestigious journals as Neurology, the Lancet, Headache, Cephalalgia, European Journal of Neurology, Journal of Neuro-Ophthalmology, Archives of Ophthalmology, and the Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry.

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