Dr. Jakub Furmaga graduated from The University of Texas of Medicine in San Antonio and completed his residency in Emergency Medicine at Metro Health Cleveland Clinic. Currently, Dr. Furmaga is completing a two-year fellowship in Medical Toxicology at University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in conjunction with the North Texas Poison Center.


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

Research Interest

  • Heavy Metals Toxicity
  • Radiation Toxicity
  • 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)