Forrest Lang, M.D.

Professor and Vice-Chair
Forrest Lang I am Vice Chairman and Director of Pre-Doctoral Education. Living in Johnson City, I round on the Family Practice Service in rotation with the other faculty. My clinical experience includes practicing in the medically underserved areas of the South Bronx, North Philadelphia, Honduras, and nearby Southwest Virginia. My main academic interest lies in 1) teaching, research and, faculty development in doctor-patient communication and 2) and in developing rural programs to train the next generation of rural docs. My wife, Carol, and our three children and their families live here in Johnson City. Free time may find me running or biking or cultivating Johnson City's prime Monarch butterfly breeding grounds. Dr. Lang's e-mail address is: