Jakub Furmaga M.D. is an Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas, Texas. He got his medical degree from the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio in 2010, completed his Emergency Medicine residency at MetroHealth/Cleveland Clinic in 2013, and finished a Medical Toxicology fellowship at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in 2015.  


Medical School
UT Health Science Center at San Antonio School of Medicine (2010)
Case Western Reserve University at Metro Health (2013), Emergency Medicine
UT Southwestern Medical Center (2015), Toxicology

Research Interest

  • Drugs of Abuse
  • Laboratory Medicine
  • Medical Education
  • Telemedicine


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

N-Acetylcysteine (NAC)-Induced Hyponatremia Caused by an Electronic Medical Record (EMR) Order Error.
Furmaga J, Wax P, Kleinschmidt K J Med Toxicol 2015 Jan


Featured Books Legend Featured Books

How do I diagnose and manage patients admitted to the ICU after common poisonings?. In Evidence Based Practice of Critical Care 2nd Edition

Furmaga J, Kleinschmidt K (). Saunders Elsevier

Toxicology Section - Isoniazid. In ClinicalAccess (

Furmaga J (2015).

Honors & Awards

  • John F Haynes Medical Toxicology Award
    Awarded at Texas Tech University Health Science Center at El Paso (2015)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Academy of Clinical Toxicology (AACT) (2013)
  • American College of Medical Toxicology (ACMT) (2013)
  • American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) (2010)