Susan Friedman, MD

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Susan Friedman, MD, is an Attending Physician and Director of the International Adoption Health Program at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.

Areas of Expertise: Breast feeding, Care of the full-term neonate, Hyperbilirubinemia, Neurodevelopmental outcome of preterm and high-risk infants
Locations: Specialty Care, Abington; Main Hospital; Specialty Care, King of Prussia

Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

Education and Training

Medical School

MD - University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA


Pediatrics - Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA


Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

Board Certification

Pediatrics – American Board of Pediatrics

Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Physician, Neonatal Follow-up

Director, Neonatal Follow-up, CHOP Connection at Abington Memorial Hospital

Director, International Adoption Program

Wawa Endowed Chair in International Adoption

Director, Well-baby Nursery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Departments and Services