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Adewole “Ade” Adamson, MD, MPP


Harvard Medical School, M.D., Medicine

Harvard Kennedy School, MPP, Health Policy


Internal Medicine, The Mount Sinai Hospital

Dermatology, University of Texas Southerwestern Medical Center

Care Information

Clinical Biography

Adamson Adewole, MD is a board-certified dermatologist practicing in the Melanoma and Pigmented Lesion Clinic in UT Health Austin’s Medical Specialties Clinic. His primary clinical interest is caring for patients at high risk for melanoma of the skin, such as those with many moles (particularly atypical moles) or a personal and/or family history of melanoma.

Dr. Adamson is a proud graduate of Morehouse College where he received a Bachelor of Science in biology and French. He later earned a medical degree with honors at Harvard Medical School as part of the health sciences and technology program with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. While in medical school he spent a year conducting basic science research in immunology at the National Institutes of Health and later earned a Master in Public Policy at Harvard Kennedy School as a Zuckerman fellow in the Center for Public Leadership.

He completed his internship in internal medicine at The Mount Sinai Hospital followed by residency training in dermatology at the University of Texas Southwestern in Dallas where he was recognized with awards for his professionalism, leadership and community service work.


  • Skin cancer
  • Melanoma
  • Pigmented lesions

Board Certification

  • American Academy of Dermatology

Awards & Honors

  • Residency Leadership Award, UT Southwestern University, 2015
  • Resident Humanism and Professionalism Award, UT Southwestern University, 2013, 2014
  • Zuckerman Fellowship, Harvard Kennedy School, 2009, 2010
  • Barbara Jordan Health Policy Scholar,Kaiser Family Foundation, 2005
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