James Webster, MD, Pulmonology, Chicago, IL


Pulmonology Chicago, IL

Pleural Disease

Professor, Medicine, Northwestern University Medical School

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  • Dr. James Webster is a pulmonologist in Chicago, IL. He received his medical degree from Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and has been in practice 61 years. He specializes in pulmonary disease and geriatrics. He has been a noted public health expert and advocate. He has written over 100 scientific articles and received numerous awards.

Education & Training

  • Wesley PavilionResidency, Internal Medicine, 1957 - 1960
  • Philadelphia General HospitalInternship, Transitional Year, 1956 - 1957
  • Northwestern University Feinberg School of MedicineClass of 1956
  • Northwestern University Medical SchoolBS, 1953

Certifications & Licensure

  • NM State Medical License
    NM State Medical License 2011 - 2018
  • IL State Medical License
    IL State Medical License 1997 - 2014
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Pulmonary Disease

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, 2011
  • Lifetime achievement Award Instiute of Medicine of Chicago, 2009
  • Senior Treasure Award City of Chicago, 2006
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Publications & Presentations


Journal Articles

  • Fix It!  
    Webster JR, JAMA, 1/1/2011
  • Validating the time and change test to screen for dementia in an urban hispanic population  
    Crisostomo PR, Webster JR, Moran MB, Butler KA, J Amer Geriatr Soc, 1/1/2002
  • Confessions of a dot com doc  
    Webster JR, Long term care Interface, 1/1/2002
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