31st CR Stephen Lecture

31st Annual C. R. Stephen Lecture will be delivered by John P.A. Ioannidis, M.D., DSc

Dr. Ioannidis will discuss Reproducible, Transparent, True, Useful Research at the lecture on March 6, 2019, at 4:00 p.m. in the Eric P. Newman Education Center.

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Less anesthesia during surgery doesn’t prevent post-op delirium

Less anesthesia during surgery doesn’t prevent post-op delirium

The National Institute on Aging funded ENGAGES trial reported in JAMA that electroencephalography guided general anesthesia does not appear to prevent postoperative delirium.

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Gereau honored With Election as Fellow into AAAS

Dr. Robert Gereau honored With Election as Fellow into AAAS

Robert Gereau, PhD is one of 416 new fellows selected by the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), the world’s largest general scientific society.

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Cox named Wise Endowed Chair in Pediatric Anesthesiology

Cox named Wise Endowed Chair in Pediatric Anesthesiology

Thomas E. Cox, MD, an innovative educator and noted mentor and anesthesiologist, has been named the inaugural Rudolph L. and Mary Frances Wise Endowed Chair in Pediatric Anesthesiology.

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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.