Adriane Fugh-Berman, MD
by Jasmine Batchelor
January 8, 2018
Professor, Department of Pharmacology and Physiology and Department of Family Medicine, Georgetown University Medical Center
The primary areas of research for Dr. Fugh-Berman are pharmaceutical marketing practices and the culture of medicine. She directs PharmedOut, a Georgetown-based project that advances evidence-based prescribing and educates healthcare professionals about pharmaceutical marketing practices. Dr Fugh Berman also studies the benefits and risks of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM), especially herbs and dietary supplements. She has a particular interest in herb-drug interactions. Dr. Fugh-Berman maintains medicinal herb gardens on the Georgetown campus, and directs the Urban Herbs project.