Joshuam Ruiz Vega, MD

Joshuam Ruiz Vega, MD

Joshuam Ruiz Vega, MD
Joshuam Ruiz Vega, MD

Instructor of Medicine, Chief Resident

St. Mary’s


Augusta University/University of Georgia Medical Partnership | Athens, GA             July 2018 – June 2021

Internal Medicine Residency

Committees: Critical Care, Recruitment, Code Blue


University of Medicine and Health Sciences | St. Kitts and Nevis                        September 2013 – June 2018

Doctor of Medicine (M.D.)


University of Puerto Rico| Mayaguez, Puerto Rico                                                               August 2009 – May 2013

Bachelor of Science in Biology

Honors / Awards / Achievements

President, Hispanic American Medical Student Association                                                                   2015 – 2016

Vice Present, Hispanic American Medical Student Association                                                              2015

Eagle Rank, Boy Scouts of America


Selected Publications

·      Ruiz Vega, J, Sulaiman Z, Madala, A, Lee Hing, RA, and K Julka. Glycogen Can Take Your Breath Away.  American College of Chest Physicians (CHEST) Journal. October 2020; 158 (4).

Oral Presentations:

·      Ruiz Vega, J. Sepsis and fluids: To give or not to give? St. Mary’s Health Care System, Inc. September 2020.

·      Ruiz Vega, J. Asthma Updates. University of Georgia University Health Center. November 2019.

·      Ruiz Vega, J. Once Upon a Prion. American College of Physicians Georgia Chapter Annual Meeting. October 2019.

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