$$ Fernando Torres, MD Associate Professor at UT Southwestern Medical Center


UTSW Physician Practicing at Children's Health

Board Certification American Board of IM/Pulmonary Disease
Languages Spoken: English,
Education and Training

Education and Training

Medical School

Weill Cornell Medical College (1994)


UT Southwestern Medical Center (HR) (1995), Internal Medicine


UT Southwestern Medical Center (HR) (1997), Internal Medicine


University of Colorado School of Medicine - Denver (2000), Pulmonary Medicine
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

Research Interests

  • Lung Transplantation
  • Pulmonary Hypertension

Selected Publications

Professional Activities

Professional Activities

Professional Associations and Affiliations

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

Awards & Honors

Awards & Honors

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