Ibrahim Faruqi, MD, MPH

Ibrahim Faruqi, MD

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

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 Granuloma. American 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.