David Ashkin, MD, FCCP

David Ashkin, MD, FCCP
Affiliate Faculty
Division of Infectious Diseases & Global Medicine




MD New York Medical College
Residency (Chief Resident) St. Luke’s/Roosevelt Hospital  Internal Medicine
Fellowship University of Miami Medical School Pulmonary/Critical Care Fellow


  • Medical Examiner
  • Internal Meicine
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Critical Care
  • Fellow of the American College of Chest Physicians

Professional Societies 

  • American Medical Association
  • American College of Physicians
  • American College of Chest Physicians
  • American Lung Association
  • American Thoracic Society
  • Florida Lung Association
  • Florida Thoracic Society
  • National Tuberculosis Controllers Association


  • Sharma K, Ashkin D, Fiorella P, et. al Evaluation of multiplex polymerase chain reaction utilizing multiple targets in Mycobacterium tuberculosis direct test negative but culture positive cases: a potential method for enhancing the diagnosis of tuberculosis. Indian J Med Microbiol 2013, 31(4):370-373.
  • Falzon D, Gandhi N, Miglori GB et. al Collaborative Group for Meta-Analysis of Individual Patient Data in MDR-TB. Resistance to fluoroquinolones and second-line injectable drugs: impact on multidrug-resistant TB outcomes. Eur Respir J 2013, 42(1):156-68.
  • Miglori GB, Sotgiu G, Gandhi NR, et. al Collaborative Group for Meta-Analysis of Individual Patient Data in MDR-TB. Drug resistance beyond extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis: individual patient data meta-analysis. Eur Respir J 2013, 42(1):169-79.
  • Ahuja SD, Ashkin D, Avendano M, et. al. Multidrug resistant pulmonary tuberculosis treatment regimens and patient outcomes: an individual patient data meta-analysis of 9,153 patients. PLoS Med 2012, 9(8):e1001300. Epub 2012 Aug 28.
  • Dumonceaux GA, St. Leger J, Olsen JH, Burton MS, Ashkin D, and Maslow JN. Genitourinary and Pulmonary Multidrug Resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis Infection in an Asian Elephant (Elephas maximus). Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine 2011, 42(4): 709–712.