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Jill Adaman

Jill Adaman, PhD

Associate Professor

Department: Psychiatry

Specialties: Clinical Psychology


  • PhD in Clinical Psychology - University of Miami (1994)

Awards & Honors

  • Golden Apple Award for Excellence in Teaching (2018)

Memberships / Professional Affiliations

  • American Psychological Association
  • Pennsylvania Psychological Association (Fellow)
  • Philadelphia Behavior Therapy Association
  • Association of Psychologists in Academic Health Centers

Jill Adaman, PhD, is a psychologist providing individual psychotherapy and crisis intervention for students at Drexel University College of Medicine. She provides supportive counseling and psychotherapy for disadvantaged and minority students preparing to enter medical school through the Drexel Pathway to Medical School program. She also consults with Drexel faculty as needed.

Dr. Adaman is a member of the College of Medicine's Wellness Committee, and has previously served on several other Drexel committees, including the LGBT Task Force, the Social Justice Task Force, and the Student Engagement Task Force.

Clinical Services

Psychotherapy, Clinical psychology

Jill Adaman, PhD, is an assistant professor of psychiatry at Drexel University College of Medicine. She has taught courses including Leadership Skills for the Medical Profession and Organizational Management.


"The effects of musical mood induction on creativity"
Adaman, JE and Blaney, PH
Journal of Creative Behavior, 29, 95-108 (1995)

* This physician's clinical practice is independent of Drexel University.

Contact Information

Office of Educational Affairs
2900 W. Queen Lane
Suite 102
Philadelphia, PA 19129
Phone: 215.991.8561
Fax: 215.843.0214