Physician Anesthesiologist – New Trauma Video
Audio Clip - Daniel I. Sessler, MD, 29th Annual Helrich Matjasko Lecture in Anesthesiology – October 14, 2015:
The Department of Anesthesiology is committed to excellence in clinical service, education, research and faculty development.
We have internationally recognized basic and clinical research programs and valuable partnerships with:
- University of Maryland Medical Center (UMMC)
- University of Maryland Medical System (UMMS)
- University of Maryland Faculty Physicians, Inc (FPI)
- University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB)
In addition to providing services at the Baltimore VA Medical Center, our department has multiple divisions at the University of Maryland Medical Center:
Three divisions are at associated institutions:
- Anesthesia Services at UM Rehabilitation & Orthopaedic Institute
- Pain Medicine at UM Rehabilitation & Orthopaedic Institute
- Anesthesia Services at the University of Maryland Medical Center Midtown Campus
News & Announcements
THE 11TH DR. AND MRS. HARRY AND MITZIE P. COHEN LECTURESHIP IN OBSTETRICS-GYNECOLOGY AND ANESTHESIOLOGY, March 30, 2016, 4 p.m. reception, 5 p.m. lecture. Invited lecturer: Ruth Landau, M.D., Professor of Anesthesiology, Associate Chief of Obstetric Anesthesia, Columbia University Medical Center, Director of the Center for Precision Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY.
Congratulations to FAER Summer Research Fellow, Philip Chan, BS. Chan was awarded: “Best Abstract in Basic Sciences” for his research poster and oral presentation “The Effects of Hyperoxic Resuscitation on Microglial Activation in a Rat Polytrauma Model of Traumatic Brain Injury Plus Hemorrhagic Shock” at Anesthesiology 2015 in San Diego, CA, October 24 – 28, 2015. Mentor: Gary Fiskum, PhD
Congratulations to Annual Medical Student Research Contest 3rd Place Winners: Professor, Paul Bigeleisen, MD, Jonathan Danquah MS 4, Christine Lim MS 4, Neal Desai MS 2. Research Study: Exparel Tap Block for Kidney Recipients. Thank you to the following department members who contributed to the project: Obi Udekwu, MD, Jeremy Kaplowitz, MD, Matthew Tulis, MD, Ron Samet, MD and Earl Wilson, MD.
This year marks 40 Years of Service in the Department of Anesthesiology for Professor, Colin F. Mackenzie, MB, ChB. Please click here to read "A Trauma Anesthesiologist Reflects on 40 Years at Maryland" as we acknowledge Dr. Mackenzie's contributions to anesthesiology and the department, over the past 40 years.
We are pleased to honor the dedication and commitment of the following faculty members as they reach milestone years of service in the department:
5 Years of Service
10 Years of Service
15 Years of Service
20 Years of Service
40 Years of ServiceNews Archive
March 30th – Cohen Lecture: Dr. Ruth Landau