Education

Medical School
Weill Cornell Medical College (1994)
Internship
UT Southwestern Medical Center (1995), Internal Medicine
Residency
UT Southwestern Medical Center (1997), Internal Medicine
Fellowship
University of Colorado Health Sciences Center (2000), Pulmonary Diseases & Critical Care Medicine

Research Interest

  • Lung Transplantation
  • Pulmonary Hypertension

Publications

Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Efficacy and safety of ralinepag, a novel oral IP agonist, in PAH patients on mono or dual background therapy Results from a Phase 2 randomized, parallel group, placebo-controlled trial.
Torres F, Farber H, Ristic A, McLaughlin V, Adams J, Zhang J, Klassen P, Shanahan W, Grundy J, Hoffmann I, Cabell C, Escribano SubĂ­as P, Sood N, Keogh A, D'Souza G, Rubin L, Eur. Respir. J. 2019 Aug
Incidence and variables associated with 30-day mortality after lung transplantation.
Banga A, Mohanka M, Mullins J, Bollineni S, Kaza V, Huffman L, Peltz M, Bajona P, Wait M, Torres F Clin Transplant 2019 Feb 33 2 e13468

Honors & Awards

  • Cornell University - 1990
    Graduated with distinction in all subjects (1990)
  • Golden Key National Honor Society
    Member (1990)
  • C.H. Ferguson Scholarship
    (1988)
  • Incentive for Excellence
    Scholarship Prize from NSF: Physics-1988, Chemistry-1989 (1988)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American College of Physicians
  • American Medical Association
  • American Thoracic Society for Heart & Lung Transplantation
  • Pulmonary Hypertension Association
  • Texas Medical Association