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David J. Friedman, M.D., Ph.D.


  • Fellowship in Pediatric Oncology/Hematology
    Children’s hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency in Pediatrics
    Johannesburg, South Africa; Pathology, South African Institute for Medical Research, Department of Hematology, South Africa
  • Internship in Internal Medicine, General Surgery and Pediatrics
    Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Medical Doctorate
    University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Doctor of Philosophy, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
    University of Chicago, Chicago, IL

Accolades & Memberships

Dr. Friedman is a member of numerous professional and scientific societies. He has served previously as the Director of the Bone Marrow Transplant Program at the Audie L. Murphy Veterans’ Administration Hospital, Division of Hematology, and as an Assistant Professor in the Division of Hematology at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, Texas.

Medical Practice

  • Pediatrics Hematology Oncology, South Africa in Johannesburg and Cape Town
  • Director of Bone Marrow Transplantation, Cooks Children’s Medical Center in Ft. Worth
  • Director of Bone Marrow Transplant, Audie Murphy VA Medical Center
  • Post Doctoral Fellowship, Wister Institute Philadelphia, PA

Other Information

Dr. Friedman was born in Johannesburg, South Africa and specialized there in rural community pediatrics.