Ibrahim Faruqi, MD, MPH

Ibrahim Faruqi, MD
Ibrahim Faruqi, MD, MPH, FCCP

Ibrahim Faruqi, MD, MPH
Associate Professor of Medicine
Program Director, Pulmonary and Critical Care Fellowship

ILD Director, Emeritus

Email: Ibrahim.Faruqi@medicine.ufl.edu

TEL: 352.273.8737

MDOsmania Medical College, Hyderabad, India
MPHWestern Kentucky University
ResidencySt. Luke’s Roosevelt Hospital Center, New York, NYInternal Medicine
FellowshipUniversity of Kansas School of MedicinePulmonary Disease & Critical Care

Clinical Interests:

  • Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Other Interstitial Lung Diseases
  • Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS)
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Interstitial Lung Diseases

Research Interests:

  • Biomarkers in Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Clinical Trials in Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Role of Th1 & Th2 pathways and biomarkers in Sarcoidosis

Professional Societies:

  • Americal College of Chest Physicians (ACCP)
  • American Thoracic Society (ATS)
  • Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM)


  • Biswas A, Lascano JE, Mehta HJ, Faruqi I. The Utility of the “Shred Sign” in the Diagnosis of Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome Resulting from Multifocal Pneumonia. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2017 Jan 15;195(2).
  • Jason, C., Elgendy, I., & Faruqi, I. (2015). Rheumatoid lung sine arthritis–An unusual case mimicking idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis. Case Reports in Internal Medicine, 2(2), p14.
  • Ataya A, Barretto J, Wynne J, Faruqi I., Beyond the Blue: Pulmonary Hypertension. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2015 Oct 26. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 26502198.
  • Ataya A, Faruqi I, Salgado J. A 41-Year-Old Female with Shortness of Breath and History of Rash and Recurrent Laryngeal Edema. Chest. 2015 Feb;147(2) PMID: 25644915.
  • Mubarak K, Montes-Worboys A, Regev D, Nasreen N, Mohammed K, Faruqi I, Hensel E, Baz M, Akindipe O, Fernandez-Bussy S, Nathan S, and Antony VB: Parenchymal trafficking of pleural mesothelial cells in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis. Eur Respir J. 2012 Jan;39(1). PMID: 21737551.
  • Montes-Worboys A, Brown S, Regev D, Bellew BF, Kamal M, Faruqi I, Sharma P, Brij M, Antony VB: Targeted Delivery of Amikacin into GranulomaAmerican Journal Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. Vol 182. pp. 1546-1553, 2010 Nov 15. PMID: 20693382.
  • Simpson SQ, Spikes L, Patel S, Faruqi I. Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome. Infectious Disease Clinics of North America. 2010 Mar;24(1):159-73. PMID: 20171551.
  • Faruqi I, Patel S, Simpson SQ: Acute respiratory distress syndrome: time to entertain a change but not to make one. Critical Care Medicine 2008 Oct; 36(10):2926-8. PMID: 18812792.

Book Chapter:

  • Ataya A, Barretto J, Faruqi I. Airway and respiratory emergencies on the neurology ward. In: Salardini A, Biller J, eds. The Hospital Neurology Book. 1st ed. Columbus, OH: McGraw- Hill Education; 2015.

For additional publications, please visit: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/myncbi/browse/collection/50460693/?sort=date&direction=ascending.