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Anesthesiology - ANES 541


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University of Maryland
Shock Trauma Center

Description and Goals:

  • Active, "hands-on", clinical participation, to provide broad insight into the practice of anesthesiology and the background and relevancy to virtually all aspects of patient care.

  • To demonstrate the functions of this specialty in preoperative evaluation, intraoperative management and post anesthesia care as well as consultation services in pain management and respiratory care.

  • To develop and cultivate an understanding of the significance and application of the basic sciences in this branch of medical practice.

The time devoted to each aspect of the specialty will be individualized to meet the career goals of each student.

Number of Students:

4 (5 per rotation weeks 5 - 20)

Time of Year Available:

Academic weeks 5 - 48


Monday through Friday - Yes
Shiftwork - No
Evenings - No
Weekends - Yes
Call - No

Faculty Responsible:

Shafonya Turner, MD
Director, Medical Students Education

Administrative Contact:

Susan Plunkett
(410) 328-1239 


Last Revision: April 11, 2013