Jamie Garfield, M.D.
Associate Professor of Clinical Thoracic Medicine and Surgery, Temple Lung Center, Temple University Hospital; Director of Quality Improvement and Patient Safety, Internal Medicine Residency; Core Clinical Educator, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University
Jamie Garfield, M.D., is an associate professor of clinical thoracic medicine and surgery and an interventional pulmonologist at the Temple Lung Center at Temple University Hospital in Philadelphia. The Temple Lung Center is the premiere high-volume lung center in the Philadelphia region, a national hub of lung disease research, and one of the busiest interventional pulmonary programs in the country.
Supplementing her clinical expertise in lung cancer, screening, lung nodules, smoking cessation, and interventional pulmonology, her practice serves general pulmonary patients with diagnoses such as COPD, asthma, cough, occupational lung disease, and interstitial lung disease.
She earned her bachelor’s degree from the University of Michigan and her medical degree from St. George’s University in Grenada. She completed her residency training in internal medicine at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and her fellowship training in pulmonary and critical care at Temple University Hospital. She belongs to numerous professional societies including the American Thoracic Society, the American College of Chest Physicians, and the American Association for Bronchology and Interventional Pulmonology.
Dr. Garfield identifies as LGBTQ and has strong interests in women’s lung disease and health as well as LGBTQ awareness and health. In addition to her clinical and research interests she is a passionate, award-winning leader in quality improvement as well as undergraduate and graduate medical education at LKSOM at Temple University and Temple University Hospital.
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