As a young man, he had always been interested in helping and working directly with people, service and science. Dr Farjah is committed to understanding patients’ goals and helping them achieve them. He plans to use his training, experience and network of colleagues to help patients achieve their goals.
He is involved with research that studies how doctors deliver care to lung cancer and mesothelioma patients in the United States. His goal is that all patients have the best possible outcome. Another of his goals during his research is to increase the quality and value of thoracic oncology patients experiences.
Dr. Farjah has a special interest in occupational related illnesses, including mesothelioma and lung cancer. In addition to treating mesothelioma and lung cancer patients, Dr. Farjah has lectured on the treatment of mesothelioma, including a recent continuing medical education course on “Multi-Modality Treatment of Pleural Mesothelioma.” Dr. Farjah has also taught at the American College of Surgeons. The mesothelioma community is fortunate to have Dr. Farjah to help in the fight against mesothelioma and to help patients, especially those in the Pacific Northwest.