This is an exciting time for anesthesia as well as the Department of Anesthesiology at Stony Brook University. Anesthesia as a specialty continues to expand beyond the confines of the operating room. [full message]
Tong Joo (TJ) Gan, MD, MHS, FRCA, MBA, Chairman.

Recent News

- With $8.2 million in direct costs, our department ranked #4 among US Anesthesiology Departments in NIH support in 2017!

- Sarah Adamo, a student from Smithtown High School West who has been doing research in the lab of Dr. James P. Dilger, won First Award in the Animal Sciences category at the International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF) in Pittsburgh.

- Dr. Srinivas Pentyala's research in 3-D printed bone scaffolds was featured in an article "3D Cultured Osteoblasts in a Peptide Soup Change Everything" in Orthopedics This Week.

- Dr. Rany Makaryus' article on "Anesthesia with Dexmedetomidine and Low-dose Isoflurane Increases Solute Transport via the Glymphatic Pathway in Rat Brain When Compared with High-dose Isoflurane" was featured in the ASA Newsletter and in the "This Month in Anesthesiology" section of the Journal.

- CA-1 Resident Leif Ericksen was the lead author of the monograph “Enhanced Surgical Recovery: From Principles to Standard of Care” featured in the latest issue of Anesthesiology News

- Three of our CA-3 Residents, Drs. Adrian Fischl, Richard Thalappillil and Ethan Kim have matched for Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology Fellowships for 2018-2019.

- Six of our current residents are authors on recently published papers: Dr. Ehab Al-Bizri (CA-1), Dr. Gina Chen and Dr. Ryan Cheung (DA-2), Dr. Duran Mitchell (PGY-1), Dr. Justin Smith (CA-3) and Dr. Demetri Adrahtas (CA-2).

- Dr. Joy Schabel has been elected as an an Associate Member of the Association of University Anesthesiologists (AUA).

- Dr. T.J. Gan was elected as a Council Member of the Association of Academic Anesthesiology Chairs.

To learn more about these and much more, visit our News and Events page.

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The mission of the Residency Program at Stony Brook University is to educate and facilitate the achievement of excellence in anesthesia care and thereby create physicians, who in the course of their careers will play a role in improving the quality of health care in our nation. The Department of Anesthesiology provides a faculty of national and international renown who excel in Patient Care, Teaching and Research and from whom the residents receive their educational experience.
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