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Alison Ehrlich, MD,MHS,FAAD

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Alison Ehrlich MD,MHS,FAAD Alison Ehrlich MD,MHS,FAAD



  • Professor of Dermatology | Director of Clinical Research
Medical Biography
Clinical Interests
  • Psoriasis
  • Allergic Contact Dermatitis
  • Medical School
    • George Washington University School of Medicine
  • Residency
    • University of Kansas Medical Center
  • Fellowship
    • NIH Clinical Research Fellowship Duke
    • NIH Masters in Clinical Research
Board Certified
  • Dermatology

Dr. Alison Ehrlich is board-certified in dermatology and is Professor and Chair of the Department of Dermatology at The George Washington University, Medical Faculty Associates.  She is the Director of Clinical Research and oversees studies in the areas of psoriasis, contact dermatitis, atopic dermatitis, rosacea and dermatomyositis. Following her residency in Dermatology, she completed a fellowship in Clinical Research and Masters in Clinical Research through a combined NIH/Duke program.  She specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of allergic contact dermatitis and psoriasis and autoimmune mediated disorders including dermatomyositis. She is sees patients in the Psoriasis clinic, Rheumatology/Dermatology joint clinic and the Patch test clinic.  In addition, she oversees the dermatology cosmetic center within the Medical Faculty Associates.  She is a past president of the DC Dermatological Society and past board member of the American Contact Dermatitis Society.  She is a reviewer for JAAD, Archives of Dermatology, Dermatologic Surgery and Dermatitis. She is on The Scientific Advisory Board for the Asthma and Allergy Foundation.  She has lectured both within the US and abroad on psoriasis and contact dermatitis and has published many papers on these topics. Dr. Ehrlich is a Washingtonian magazine “Top Doc” and a Washington Checkbook “Top Doc”.