University of Nebraska Medical Center

Jennifer Adams, MD

Interim Chair, UNMC Department of Dermatology
Associate Professor, UNMC Department of Dermatology
Residency Program Director
Director of Tropical and Infectious Disease Dermatology, Nebraska Medicine

Jennifer Adams, MD

Jennifer Adams, MD, graduated magna cum laude from Boston University with a degree in Human Physiology. She attended medical school at Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia. During her medical training, Dr. Adams was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society and graduated with honors. She attended Lankenau Medical Center in Pennsylvania for an internship in internal medicine. Dr. Adams completed her dermatology residency at the University of Miami and Jackson Memorial Hospitals in Miami, where Dr. Adams served as chief resident. She pursued additional training in tropical medicine, earning a Tropical Medicine & Hygiene degree from the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene.

Dr. Adams is a general dermatologist spearheading efforts to create a new teledermatology program and develop new Infectious Disease Dermatology clinics at UNMC and Nebraska Medicine. Dr. Adams is thrilled to return and serve patients in her hometown of Omaha. She provides care for the breadth of general medical dermatology and has special interests in complex medical dermatology, tropical and infectious disease dermatology, and teledermatology.

  • Medical School: Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University, 2009-2013
  • Internship: Lankenau Medical Center, 2013-2014
  • Residency: Jackson Memorial Hospital/University of Miami Hospital, 2014-2017
  • Chief Resident: Jackson Memorial Hospital/University of Miami Hospital, 2016-2017

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