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Edward S. Schulman,


Title: Professor

Practices: Drexel Pulmonology

Specialty: Pulmonary Medicine

Practicing Since: 1983


Drexel Pulmonology
219 N. Broad Street
The Arnold T. Berman, MD Building, 9th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Maps & Directions

Phone: 215.762.2688
Fax: 215.762.2689


  • MD - Jefferson Medical College

Awards & Honors

  • Named "Top Doctor" by Philadelphia Magazine (2018)
  • Clinical Research Scientist Award from Drexel University College of Medicine (2006)
  • "America's Top Doctors"
  • "Best Doctors in America®" (2003 through 2012)
  • "Top Research Paper," American College of Chest Physicians (for his work on human mast cell purification)

Memberships / Professional Affiliations

  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society

Clinical Services

Respiratory medicine, Allergist


Edward Schulman, MD, is chief of the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine and director of the Drexel Allergy and Asthma Center. He is board certified in internal medicine, pulmonary medicine and critical care medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine.

Dr. Schulman is widely respected in all aspects of respiratory medicine. In 1987, he became chief of the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at Hahnemann University (now Drexel University College of Medicine). Between 1995 and 2000 he also served as associate chair of research for the Department of Medicine. Dr. Schulman is a reviewer for a number of subspecialty journals and has served as a reviewer on NIH study sections.


  • Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine - University of California, San Francisco
  • Allergy and Immunology - Johns Hopkins School of Medicine


  • Duke University Hospital

In the Media

Allergies Stronger, Longer This Spring
April 25, 2011 - WPVI
Dr. Edward Schulman was interviewed regarding the increasing intensity and duration of allergy suffering during this spring season.


"Heterogeneous Mixed-Lineage Differentiation of Mouse Embryonic Stem Cells Induced by Conditioned Media from A549 Cells"
Lecht S, Stabler CT, Karamil S, Schulman ES, Lelkes PI
Stem Cells and Development, epub June 3, 2014

"Rationale for Specific Allergen Testing of Asthma Patients in the Clinical Pulmonary Office Setting"
Schulman ES and Pohlig C
Chest, in press, 2014

"Enhanced reseeding of decellularized rodent lungs with mouse embryonic stem cells"
Lecht S, Stabler CT, Rylander AL, Chiaverelli R, Schulman ES, Marcinkiewicz C, Lelkes PI
Biomaterials; 35(10):3252-62, March 2014

"Hypoxia Enhances Differentiation of Mouse Embryonic Stem Cells Into Definitive Endoderm and Distal Lung Cells"
Pimton P, Lecht S, Stabler CT, Johannes G, Schulman ES and Lelkes PI
Stem Cells and Development (submitted)

"Asthma and Sleep Apnea"
Ladi L and Schulman S
In: Asthma: Comorbidities, Co-Existing Conditions, and Differential Diagnosis; Richard F. Lockey and Dennis K. Ledford (Eds.). New York. Oxford University Press (in press)