University of Vermont

College of Medicine

Department of Medicine

Pulmonary Disease & Critical Care Medicine

Bio for Joshua D Farkas
Joshua D Farkas

Joshua D Farkas

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Pulmonary Medicicine
Department of Medicine

Contact Information
Office Location:
HSRF 230


2009 - 2012    Fellowship in Pulmonary & Critical Care
                       Albany Medical College, Albany NY

2006 - 2009    Residency in Internal Medicine
                       Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center
                       Lebanon NH

2002 - 2006    M.D.
                       Weill Medical Collge of Cornell University
                       New York NY

1998 - 2002    B.S. and M.S., Biochemistry
                       Brown University, Providence RI

Research Interests

Dr. Farkas' research interests include clinician ultrasonography, endobronchial ultrasonography, and venous blood gas analysis.

Awards and Honors

2009    Selected to present research at medical grand rounds

2006    Elected class speaker at medical school graduation

1998 - 2002    Faculty scholar, Barry M. Goldwater scholar,
                       Senior Biology prize, Magna Cum Laude, Phi
                       Beta Kappa, Sigma Xi, with honors in


Farkas JD, Amery S, Napier MB, Alderisio WB, Almond JG, Hellwitz FJ. A 74-year-old man with incidental right-sided pleural effusion. Chest 2011; 139: 1232-1236
Farkas JD, Manning HL. Guidelines versus clinical practice in antimicrobial therapy for COPD. Lung 2010; 188: 173-178.
Pelcovits RA, Farkas JD. Barron's How to prepare for the AP Physics C advanced placement examination, Barron's Educational Series Inc., Hauppage, New York. First Edition: 2005, Second Edition: 2008, Third Edition: 2012.