Karen Farbman, MD, MPH

Assistant in Medicine

Instructor in Pediatrics (Part-time), Harvard Medical School

    Contact: 617-355-6624
  • Fax: 617-730-0335

Medical Services

Specialties

  • Emergency Medicine

Departments

  • Emergency Medicine
  • Medicine

Programs

  • Emergency Medicine
To schedule an appointment: Call 617-355-6624

Experience and Education

Education

Graduate School

Boston University, 2003

Boston, MA

Medical School

Boston University School of Medicine, 1993

Boston, MA

Residency

Hasbro Children's Hospital, 1993-1996

Providence, RI

Fellowship

Boston Medical Center, 1996-1999

Boston, MA

Certifications

  • Pediatrics

  • Pediatric Emergency Medicine

Publications

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  1. Farbman KS, Michelson KA, Neuman MI, Dribin TE, Schneider LC, Stack AM. Reducing Hospitalization Rates for Children With Anaphylaxis. Pediatrics. 2017 May 25.
  2. Farbman KS, Michelson KA. Anaphylaxis in children. Curr Opin Pediatr. 2016 Jun; 28(3):294-7.
  3. Farbman KS, Vinci RJ, Cranley WR, Creevy WR, Bauchner H. The role of serial radiographs in the management of pediatric torus fractures. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 1999 Sep; 153(9):923-5.
  4. Farbman KS, Barnett ED, Bolduc GR, Klein JO. Antibacterial activity of garlic and onions: a historical perspective. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 1993 Jul; 12(7):613-4.
  5. Wolpert SM, Kahn PC, Farbman K. The radiology of the Hughes-Stovin syndrome. Am J Roentgenol Radium Ther Nucl Med. 1971 Jun; 112(2):383-8.
  6. Farbman K, Wheeler MF, Glick SM. Arthritis induced by antithyroid medication. N Y State J Med. 1969 Mar 15; 69(6):826-31.
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Locations

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