Dr. Adriana Schmidt is a cosmetic and medical dermatologist in Santa Monica, California. She is a native of Los Angeles and an avid supporter of the Los Angeles Library and the arts. She is also on the board of the Philanthropic Society of Los Angeles, a group of young professionals who raise money for the Children’s Institute. Dr. Schmidt studied history at Brown University and graduated Phi Beta Kappa and Magna Cum Laude. She attended medical school and completed her dermatology residency at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee. Dr. Schmidt is board certified and a member of several medical societies. She is a published author and volunteers her time to dermatologic support groups, skin cancer screenings and free clinics.