James Ferguson, MD, Family Medicine, East Islip, NY, Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center

JamesFergusonMDMPH, CPH

Family Medicine East Islip, NY

Family Physician

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  • Board certified specialist in Public Health and Family Medicine. Past careers include EMS, pharmacy, and NGO work in Honduras, Haiti, Kenya, and Puerto Rico. Working in clinic, as hospitalist, and in locum assignments.

Education & Training

  • Case Western Reserve University - University HospitalsResidency, Family Medicine, 2016 - 2019
  • St. George's University School of MedicineClass of 2016
  • New York UniversityMPH, Community Public Health, 2008 - 2010

Certifications & Licensure

  • NY State Medical License
    NY State Medical License 2019 - 2021
  • OH State Medical License
    OH State Medical License 2016 - 2023
  • American Board of Family Medicine Family Medicine
  • National Board of Public Health ExaminersCertified in Public Health

Publications & Presentations

Journal Articles

  • The HIV/AIDS epidemic in Grenada: A cross-sectional approach used to measure response variation regarding sexual behavior and health depending on the method of data co...  
    Chaudhry, M.R., Husain F, Armstrong, E, Ferguson J.A., Medicine, 6/2018

Books/Book Chapters


  • Ferguson, James A.. (2010). Evacuation Studies for Jersey City NJ from Federal Emergency Management Agency
    J Ferguson, NYU Steinhart School of Public Health Conference, New York University, 5/2010


  • Opioid Misuse in the U.S. 
    Tokyo Medical University - 12/7/2018


  • Tobacco Use Among Mexican Immigrants in Jackson Heights, NY 
    Esquivel, Blanca & Ferguson, James.A & Kaggwa, Angelo & Mallozzi, Cristina & Moltzen, Kelly & Oyelade, Babatunde, Assessing Community Health Needs, NYU
    New York University - 12/4/2009

Professional Memberships

Other Languages

  • Spanish

Hospital Affiliations