Gurba Received FAER Grant

Kate Gurba, MD, PhD awarded FAER Fellowship Grant

Dr. Gurba was recently awarded a one year Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research Fellowship grant for her project titled “Preclinical Evaluation of Analgesia Mediated by a Novel Muscarinic M4 Positive Allosteric Modulator”.

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Annual Graduation Awards 2018

Department Honors Graduates and Outstanding Teacher at Graduation Dinner

The Department announces the recipients of the Outstanding Teacher, Outstanding Resident, Outstanding First-Year Resident, and Outstanding Graduating Resident awards.

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Potter receives Deans Distinguished Service Award

David Potter receives Dean's Distinguished Service Award

David was presented the award by Dean Perlmutter in recognition of his outstanding performance and dedicated leadership of the Anesthesiology CRNA team.

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Palanisamy wins scientific paper award

Dr. Arvind Palanisamy wins best scientific paper award at the annual meeting of SOAP

Dr. Arvind Palanisamy, MD, FRCA, won the best paper award for his abstract, ‘Effect of uterine hypercontractility on the placenta and the fetal brain’.

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Department of Anesthesiology Global Health Initiative

Saad Syed teaching at Queen Elizabeth Central Hospital in Blantyre, Malawi.

Sarah Alber, Chris Davies, and Tom Cox collaborating with residents at Roosevelt Hospital in Guatemala City, Guatemala.

Partnerships across the world

It is important for the Washington University Department of Anesthesiology and the training programs we host to continually explore and develop long-term global partnerships that provide mutually beneficial, unique educational opportunities for our students, trainees, faculty and staff. Our international programs will focus on improving patient safety through education and implementation of quality improvement initiatives in partnership with our host countries. We hope this initiative will prove to be an innovative model for future global health partnerships.