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Adrienne Willard

Adrienne Willard, MD

Associate Professor

Department: Medicine

Practices: Internal Medicine

Specialties: Primary Care, General Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine


  • MD - Temple University School of Medicine

Awards & Honors

  • Chief resident, Temple University School of Medicine Internal Medicine Residency Program
  • Herbert M. Stauffer Radiology Award, Temple University School of Medicine

Memberships / Professional Affiliations

  • American College of Physicians

Adrienne Willard, MD, practices internal medicine in Center City, Philadelphia. She is board certified in internal medicine.

Dr. Willard went to Bucknell University for her undergraduate degree and then moved to Philadelphia to attend Temple University School of Medicine where she also completed her residency in internal medicine. She is now a practicing internist with expertise in building therapeutic relationships with patients and motivating behavioral change around chronic diseases. In her current roles, she seeks to find a balance between providing excellent primary care and igniting a passion for patient care in medical students. She serves as a medical education leader for the pre-clinical curriculum within the medical school teaching the art of clinical skills and clinical reasoning.

Dr. Willard is married with three young children who keep her inspired and active. They frequent the playground, walking trails and ball fields near their home. She enjoys gathering with her parents and sisters who live along the Northeast corridor to keep family traditions alive.

Clinical Services

Internal medicine


  • Temple University Hospital


  • Temple University Hospital

Dr. Willard is an associate professor in the Division of Internal Medicine at Drexel University College of Medicine. Prior to joining the College of Medicine, she served as a clinical instructor and chief resident at Temple University School of Medicine, where she also served on the resident evaluation committee.


Research Awards and Honors

  • Sol Sherry Award for Excellence in Research, Temple University Department of Medicine, 2011
  • Sigma Xi Scientific Research Society, Bucknell University, 2004
  • The Alpha Chi Sigma Fraternity Prize for Chemistry, Bucknell University, 2004


"Fracture after a fall in a middle-aged African-American woman"
Freidl AL, Ward S 50-1-4, 2010.

"Organosoluble Copper Clusters as Precatalysts for Carbon-heteroelement Bond-Forming Reactions: Microwave and Conventional Heating"
Manbeck GF, Lipman AJ, Stockland RA Jr., Freidl AL, Hasler AF, Stone JJ, Guzei IA
Organic Chemistry; 70(1), 244-250, 2005.

Contact Information

Drexel Internal Medicine
219 N. Broad Street
219 N. Broad Street, 6th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Phone: 215.762.5037
Fax: 215.399.5896