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Welcome Arthur Stallion!

Published: Mar 22nd, 2017

Arthur joined us on March 20, 2017, as a Facility Assistant to help with the office space relocation project. He is comes to us through TempForce of Gainesville and trained […]

Quality Grand Rounds with Dr. Sean Kiley

Published: Mar 20th, 2017

Dr. Sean P. Kiley gave two podium presentations at the Quality Grand Rounds as part of Patient Safety and Quality Week: “Perioperative respiratory bundle: A standardized approach to reducing post-op […]

Save the date for TedXUF 2017!

Published: Mar 15th, 2017

TedxUF 2017:  Transparent April 1st, Phillips Center at 1:30 pm For more information see the TedXUF Website.

Congratulations Dr. Kumar!

Published: Mar 6th, 2017

Congratulations to Dr. Sanjeev Kumar on his recent publication, “Lumbar Radiofrequency Rhizotomy in Patients with Chronic Low Back Pain Increases the Diagnosis of Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction in Subsequent Follow-Up Visits.”  This […]

Congratulations to Dr. Lauren Berkow!

Published: Feb 16th, 2017

Dr. Berkow’s book “Cases in Emergency Airway Management,” was given an outstanding review in this month’s Anesthesia & Analgesia by her peers. Says the reviewers, “Airway management is an indispensable […]

In the News…

Published: Feb 13th, 2017

Dr. Bruce Spiess is quoted in  Anesthesiology News February 7th edition in an article written by Michael Vlessides entitled “Critical Care Patients Benefit From Restrictive Transfusion Strategy… But do perioperative patients generally?” […]

Sarah Wall-CAA, joins the department!

Published: Jan 18th, 2017

She was born in Nassau, Bahamas and moved to Orlando, FL, eight years ago. She attended the University of Central Florida for her undergraduate degree and graduated from Nova Southeastern University with her Masters […]

Congratulations Drs. Hardy and Giordano!

Published: Jan 10th, 2017

Congratulations to Dr. Brian Hardy and Dr. Chris Giordano on the publication of “Hypertensive Crisis from the Aquamantys Bipolar Sealing System,” which was published in the December 15 issue of […]

Congratulations Dr. Windrik Lynch!

Published: Jan 6th, 2017

Dr. Lynch has published an article “Lipid Emulsion Rescue of Amniotic Fluid EmbolismInduced Cardiac Arrest: A Case Report” in the December issue of A&A Case Reports. You can read the […]

Please welcome Tim Hillmann to the Department!

Published: Jan 5th, 2017

Tim joined us on January 3, 2017, as a Fiscal Assistant. He attended the University of Florida, graduating with a Bachelor’s from the College of Health and Human Performance. After […]

Congratulations Dr. Nin!

Published: Dec 14th, 2016

With great pleasure, the Department announces that Dr. Kiki Nin has accepted the appointment as medical director of the Florida Surgical Center (FSC). As you know, FSC is a vibrant […]

Honoring the memory of Dr. David Paulus

Published: Dec 12th, 2016

Four years ago today, December 12, 2012 we lost our friend and colleague David A. Paulus, MD.   Dr. Paulus worked for 35 years here at UF as Anesthesiologist.  His obituary, […]

‘Tis the Season for Giving!

Published: Dec 9th, 2016

Please help support the Gravenstein Scholars Program! Join the Department of Anesthesiology faculty and alumni in supporting medial education and research. At this time, our philanthropic focus is on completing […]

Please Welcome Nettie Van Wyen to the Department of Anesthesiology!

Published: Dec 2nd, 2016

Nettie Van Wyen joined the Department of Anesthesiology on November 14, 2016, as an Administrative Assistant with the faculty support team. She has been working at UF for 10 years, […]

Hot off the Presses!

Published: Dec 1st, 2016

Stay in the loop and keep up with the latest news.  Read the latest edition of GatorWorks, our Anesthesiology Alumni Newsletter. To see back issues please click here!

Please join us in welcoming Adriana Barbat to the Department of Anesthesiology.

Published: Nov 29th, 2016

Adriana joined us on November 28, 2016, as an Editorial Assistant. She attended the University of Florida, graduating in May 2016 with a Bachelor’s in Journalism. During her time at […]

NOMINATE A QUALITY HERO! 

Published: Nov 17th, 2016

Is there a Quality Hero among you who needs to be recognized? This person is someone who demonstrates outstanding leadership and has made exceptional contributions to quality and patient safety at […]

Congratulations UF Pain Medicine!

Published: Nov 14th, 2016

A new procedure to treat chronic pain was approved by the FDA this year and was first performed in north/central Florida here at UF Health. Dorsal Root Ganglion or DRG stimulation […]

Please join us in welcoming Breaunna Sweet to the Department of Anesthesiology.

Published: Nov 4th, 2016

Ms. Sweet was born and raised in Sanford, Florida, a small city north of Orlando. She attended Seminole High School in their International Baccalaureate program. After learning she was the […]

Congratulations Dr. Screws and Dr. Jeffrey White!

Published: Oct 28th, 2016

On your wonderful writeup in the October 2016 Anesthesiology News.  “New Transport Labels Dramatically Reduce Blood Product Hospital Waste and Save Money!.”  In May at IARS Dr. Screws presented her research on this […]

Congratulations to Donald Caton, MD!

Published: Oct 27th, 2016

Dr. Caton, a Professor Emeritus in the Department of Anesthesiology at the University of Florida, was awarded the first ever Distinguished Service Award  from the Wood Library Museum of Anesthesiology! […]

Flu vaccination events in the Atrium this week!

Published: Oct 25th, 2016

Occupational Health Services (OHS) will host numerous flu vaccination events where the following employees can get no-cost flu vaccinations with their employee ID badge: • UF Health Shands employees and volunteers […]

Congratulations to the Department of Anesthesiology!

Published: Oct 25th, 2016

The latest official Rankings of NIH Funding to US Medical Schools from the prestigious Blue Ridge Institute are out, and we are ranked at #23! Congratulations to Dr. Morey, all the leadership […]

Welcome John Travis Parsons, PhD!

Published: Oct 21st, 2016

Dr. Parsons joins us as an Assistant Professor of Research and comes to us from Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine, where he worked as an Assistant Professor in the […]

Please join us in welcoming Jiepei Zhu, MD, PhD, to the Department of Anesthesiology

Published: Oct 21st, 2016

Dr. Zhu joins us as a Research Assistant Professor and comes to us from Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine in Richmond, where he worked as an Assistant Professor in […]

Many thanks to Dr. Sasha Grek

Published: Oct 19th, 2016

for his involvement as Guest Speaker at last month’s POW-MIA Recognition Ceremony, which took place at the Malcom Randall VA Medical Center Auditorium in Gainesville, Florida. This is an annual […]

Please join us in welcoming Richa Wardhan, MD, to the Department of Anesthesiology.

Published: Oct 17th, 2016

Dr. Wardhan joins us as an Assistant Professor and comes to us from Yale University School of Medicine, where she was an Assistant Professor and Fellowship Director of Regional Anesthesia. […]

Congratulations Dr. Smith.

Published: Oct 12th, 2016

Dr. Cameron Smith  was appointed as a member of the Media Committee of the Society for Airway management.  He will be working with Dr. Urdaneta.   Please offer him your […]

Please welcome our new M500 Intern, Keandra Brown-Davis!

Published: Oct 11th, 2016

Keandra Brown-Davis is a magna cum laude graduate of Florida State University with a Bachelor of Science in Communication Science and Disorders and a minor in Business and Psychology. She […]

Looking to make your mark at UF?

Published: Oct 10th, 2016

Want to put your art where everyone can see it? Enter the Florida Genetics Symposium 2016 Shirt Design Contest! The Florida Genetics Symposium is an annual conference hosted by the UF […]

Please join us in welcoming Amy M. Gunnett, RN, CCRC, to the Department of Anesthesiology.

Published: Oct 7th, 2016

Mrs. Gunnett joined us on September 22, 2016, as a Clinical Research Coordinator III and comes to us from Pediatric Hepatology and Gastroenterology, where she worked as a Senior Registered […]

Show your support!

Published: Oct 5th, 2016

Dr. Felipe Urdaneta will be one of the Social Media Voices of ASA at the Anesthesiology 2016 Annual Meeting in Chicago, IL – October 22-26. This is his third year […]

Please welcome our new M500 Intern, Zeinab Shaaban!

Published: Oct 4th, 2016

Zeinab Shaaban is from Beirut, Lebanon, and graduated from the American University of Beirut with a Bachelor of Science in Nutrition and Dietetics. She is currently completing her Master’s in […]

Congratulations to Dr. Eric Brown!

Published: Oct 3rd, 2016

Dr. Brown has won the Trainee Jeopardy Game at Society for Airway Management Meeting in Atlanta Georgia, which took place September 15-18.  Congratulations Eric, we are proud of your accomplishment.

Thanks for Participating in the Emergency Medicine Airway Day!

Published: Sep 29th, 2016

On September 15th, 2016 Drs. Cometa and Sappenfeld held an Airway Skills Lab at the Harrell Medical Education Building in room 464.  This was done in conjunction with Emergency Medicine’s Airway […]

Are you interested in simulation-related research funding? 

Published: Sep 27th, 2016

The Center for Safety, Simulation & Advanced Learning Technologies invites you to attend simulation technology demonstrations. We will also discuss the UF CTSI research vouchers process and eligibility criteria. CTSI […]

Congratulations to the Doré Stroke Research Lab Team!

Published: Sep 26th, 2016

Dr. Doré and the Stroke Research Lab participated in the annual Heart Walk on September 24 for Alachua County.  The team raised an amazing $1,325 for Stroke research.  Teams consisting of […]

Yes, it’s hard to think about kids with cancer.

Published: Sep 23rd, 2016

But please don’t look away. (Here’s how you can help.)  Click the link to learn more.  

Newly Elected officers at the Society for Airway Management!

Published: Sep 20th, 2016

Congratulations to Drs. Urdaneta and Berkow! Felipe Urdaneta has been elected to vice president position and Lauren Berkow has been elected to President elect to the Society for Airway Management Board […]

Linda Le-Wendling MD Wins Best of Category!

Published: Sep 19th, 2016

Dr. Linda Le-Wendling has won Best of Category for Regional Anesthesia at the IARS 2016 Annual Meeting and International Science Symposium which was held on May 21 of this year. […]

UF Health Pain Management- Ayers opened September 1, 2016

Published: Sep 15th, 2016

The UF Health Pain Medicine Division of the Department of Anesthesiology has a fantastic new facility to care for patients suffering from pain! UF Health Pain Management- Ayers opened September […]

Please welcome Dr. Shuojing Song!

Published: Sep 15th, 2016

Shuojing Song.MD, MPH joins us as a resident from Tampa FL.  Dr. Song completed his undergraduate education at MIT in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science and attended medical school at […]

Welcome Gevalin Srisooksai, MD!

Published: Sep 14th, 2016

Gevalin is a lifelong UF Gator having completed her undergraduate here in Biochemistry and a recent graduate from UF COM..  She has done research to generate recombinant plasmids containing microRNAs […]

Congratulations to Stefanie Vallancourt, DO!

Published: Sep 13th, 2016

Dr. Vallancourt was identified as a Scholars’ Award finalist for the IARS 2016 Annual Meeting and International Science Symposium in May of this year.  The Board of Trustees and the […]

Congratulations to Dr Martynyuk!

Published: Sep 13th, 2016

Dr. Antoly Martynyuk won 3rd Prize in Neuroscience Posters  at the 16th Annual World Federation of Societies of Anesthesiologists 2016 Conference last week in Hong Kong for his poster “LONG-TERM […]

Congratulations Drs. Pitkin, Irwin, Greene, Moore and Davies!

Published: Sep 9th, 2016

For being part of this amazing groundbreaking procedure! Conjoined twins separated at UF Health! GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Conjoined twin girls who were connected at the heart and other organs have […]

Show your support today!

Published: Sep 8th, 2016

Wear a gold ribbon for Children’s Cancer Awareness Month!

Please join us in welcoming Lorent Duce, MD, to the Department of Anesthesiology

Published: Sep 7th, 2016

Dr. Duce joined us on September 1 as an Assistant Professor for the Division of Cardiothoracic Anesthesia. He comes to us from Duke University where he just completed a fellowship […]

Please join us in welcoming Lauren Berkow, MD

Published: Sep 5th, 2016

Dr. Berkow joins us on September 1 as an Associate Professor for the Division of Neuroanesthesia and Director of Anesthesia Supplies and Equipment. She comes to us from the Johns […]

Congratulations on your publication!

Published: Sep 5th, 2016

Drs. Lampotang,  Gravenstein and David  Lizdas have published “Abstract PR444: Propofol Esc Ec50 At Loss of Consciousness Differs Among Indians, Blacks, Chinese And Caucasians” in the September 2016 issue of Anesthesia & Analgesia.  You […]

Welcome Justine Nicholas, MS!

Published: Sep 2nd, 2016

Please join us in welcoming Justine Nicholas, MS, to the Department of Anesthesiology. Ms. Nicholas joined us on August 1, 2016, as a Clinical Research Coordinator III. The focus of […]

Welcome Dr. Oh!

Published: Sep 1st, 2016

Please join us in welcoming Sungho Oh, PhD, to the Department of Anesthesiology. Dr. Oh has joined us as a Simulation and Education Research Engineer. He comes to us from […]

Congratulations on your success!

Published: Sep 1st, 2016

We wish our Department of Anesthesiology family best wishes for their gold in the HOT Hammerhead Triathlon at Camp Blanding, FL held on August 28, 2016. In a field of […]

Welcome David Simpson, MD, PhD – new Fellow!

Published: Aug 31st, 2016

After graduating from medical school at the University of Cincinnati, where he also earned a Ph.D., Dr. Simpson came to the University of Florida for our anesthesiology residency program. His […]

Welcome to our new fellow, Dr. Glick!

Published: Aug 30th, 2016

Wesley Glick, M.D. Served as the Chief Resident in Anesthesiology at the University of Illinois at Chicago, Dr. Glick has achieved academically and professionally. He completed medical school at the University […]

Congratulations Drs. Berkow & Urdaneta!

Published: Aug 30th, 2016

In the current issue of Airway Management, Anesthesiology News’s Supplement to the 9th Annual Compendium of Clinical Reviews Dr. Lauren Berkow and Dr. Felipe Urdaneta have written the Forward.  Entitled […]

Welcome Nicole Bristow!

Published: Aug 29th, 2016

Please join us in welcoming Nicole J. Bristow to the Department of Anesthesiology. Ms. Bristow joined us on Friday, August 5, 2016, as a Research Administrator II.  She comes to […]

Welcome Dr. Chokshi, a new Critical Care Fellow

Published: Aug 26th, 2016

Ravi Chokshi, M.D., completed medical school at St. George’s University in Grenada, W.I. He completed residency in obstetrics and gynecology at Drexel University. His research interests have included postpartum tubal […]

Congratulations on our New Pain Medicine Fellowship Grant!

Published: Aug 26th, 2016

  It is our pleasure to announce that Dr. Rene Przkora and the Pain Medicine Fellowship has been awarded an educational grant by Boston Scientific. The grant will help support the efforts […]

Welcome to our new Fellow – Dr. Woodall

Published: Aug 25th, 2016

Anthony Woodall, M.D., graduated from medical school from the University of Arkansas. He completed his residency in anesthesiology at the Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center in New Orleans. His […]

Welcome Mary Jane Michael!

Published: Aug 24th, 2016

Mary Jane Michael, RN, BSN, MS, CCRC, joins us as a Manager of Clinical Research. She comes to us from Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine in Richmond, where she worked […]

Welcome Dr. Harrell, a new Critical Care Fellow!

Published: Aug 24th, 2016

Robert Harrell, M.D., completed medical school at Duke University, after which he attended Chicago Medical School to complete residency in general surgery. He completed a fellowship in thoracic surgery at […]

Welcome Dr. Smith – new Fellow!

Published: Aug 23rd, 2016

Cameron Smith, MD, PhD, completed medical school and a Ph.D. at Virginia Commonwealth University before coming to the University of Florida for residency in anesthesiology. His research interests include decompression […]

Heart Walk event on September 24, 2016!

Published: Aug 22nd, 2016

Doré Stroke Research Lab Dr. Sylvain Doré’s lab is participating in the Heart Walk event on September 24, 2016 here in Gainesville. We are fundraising not only for heart health, […]

Welcome Dr. Penny Reynolds!

Published: Aug 22nd, 2016

Please join us in welcoming Penny S. Reynolds, PhD, to the Department of Anesthesiology. Dr. Reynolds joins us as an Assistant Professor and comes to us from Virginia Commonwealth University […]

Welcome new Fellow, Ashley Screws, MD

Published: Aug 19th, 2016

Dr. Screws graduated from medical school from the Medical College of Wisconsin in 2012. Since then, she has been part of our Department of Anesthesiology residency program. Her research has […]

Welcome to our new Fellow, Michael Hammer, DO, MBA!

Published: Aug 18th, 2016

Michael Hammer, D.O., M.B.A., graduated in the top 10 percent of his graduating class from the Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine in Kirksville, MO. He completed anesthesiology residency through the […]

Welcome Dr. Heather Reed!

Published: Aug 18th, 2016

Dr. Reed joins us on August 8, 2016, as an Assistant Professor for the Division of Cardiothoracic Anesthesia, and comes to us from the University of Washington in Seattle, where […]

Please welcome Phillip Mills, DO – our new Fellow!

Published: Aug 17th, 2016

Dr. Mills completed medical school at the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine in Georgia, after which he completed residency in anesthesiology at the Medical College of Georgia. He worked at […]

Memorial for Dr. Ronald Freeman

Published: Aug 16th, 2016

We are saddened by the loss of Ronald Freeman and would like to offer our condolences to all his friends and family. Dr. Ronnie Freeman, a former fellow and faculty […]

Please join us in welcoming Brandon Lopez, MD, to the Department of Anesthesiology.

Published: Aug 16th, 2016

Dr. Lopez joined us on August 1, 2016, as an Assistant Professor for the Division of Obstetric Anesthesia. He comes to us from Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, where […]

Welcome to our new Fellow, Timothy Vollmer, DO.

Published: Aug 15th, 2016

After graduating from medical school at Lake Erie College, Dr. Vollmer completed residency in anesthesiology at the University of Florida. He served on the Anesthesia Performance and Improvement Committee, and […]

A Warm Welcome for our New Interns and their Families!

Published: Aug 12th, 2016

On July 23rd, Drs. Enneking and Scarborough invited the entire Department to their beautiful lake house to welcome the incoming interns and their families into their new Anesthesiology Family.  There […]

Welcome to our New Fellow – Manish Shah, MD.

Published: Aug 12th, 2016

Dr. Shah graduated from medical school at St. George’s University in 2011. Since then, he completed residency in anesthesiology at Penn State University. He has volunteered in Ethiopia, providing anesthetic […]

Welcome Critical Care Fellow Amanda Frantz, MD

Published: Aug 12th, 2016

Amanda Frantz, M.D., graduated from St. George’s University School of Medicine. She completed an internship and residency in anesthesiology at Virginia Commonwealth University. During residency, she researched the antioxidant effects […]

Welcome to our new Fellow – Windrik Lynch, M.D.

Published: Aug 11th, 2016

Dr. Lynch completed medical school at the Texas A&M Health Science Center, after which he completed residency in anesthesiology at Texas A&M. During residency, he was the lead investigator on […]

Welcome to New Fellow Shawn Hughes, DO!

Published: Aug 10th, 2016

After graduating from medical school at the University of North Texas Health Science Center, Dr. Hughes came to the University of Florida for our anesthesiology residency program. He has volunteered […]

Please join us in welcoming Rensheng (Victor) Zhang, MD, PhD!

Published: Aug 10th, 2016

Dr. Zhang joins us as an Associate Professor and comes to us from the Anesthesia Consultants of CA Med Group in San Diego, California, where he was a staff physician […]

Congratulations Morgan Carson!

Congratulations Morgan Carson!

Published: Aug 9th, 2016

Morgan has been named as a recipient of a 2016 Student Scholarship in Cardiovascular Disease  from the American Heart Association.  Congratulations on receiving this prestigious national award!

Please join us in welcoming Sasha Grek, MD, to the Department of Anesthesiology!

Published: Aug 8th, 2016

Dr. Grek is a critical care physician with board certifications in critical care medicine and anesthesiology. Clinical interests are focused on trauma and cardiac critical care, in addition to regulatory […]

Welcome Melissa Burger!

Published: Aug 5th, 2016

Melissa Burger, M.D., completed residency in anesthesia at the University of Missouri after graduating from medical school with a Research Distinction from the University of Miami. She has conducted research […]

Please join us in welcoming Dr. Taran Sangari!

Published: Aug 5th, 2016

Dr. Sangari joined us on May 16, 2016, as an Associate Professor and Associate Chief of Pediatric Anesthesia, and he comes to us from Valley Children’s Place in Madera, California, […]

Welcome David Brenneman!

Published: Aug 4th, 2016

David Brenneman, M.D, M.B.A., completed medical school and residency in anesthesiology at the University of Connecticut. His research interests include intraoperative reprogramming of biventricular pacemakers to biventricular asynchronous mode; functional […]

Welcome Dr. Derek Covington!

Published: Aug 3rd, 2016

Dr. Covington joined us on July 1, 2016, as an Assistant Professor for the Division of Multi-specialty Anesthesiology, and comes to us from the University of California Irvine School of […]

Please join us in welcoming Dr. Claudia Sotillo!

Published: Aug 3rd, 2016

Claudia completed her undergraduate work at the University of Florida and her medical degree at Boston University School of Medicine. She was awarded a FAER year-long research fellowship by merging […]

Welcome to Lt. Robert (Blake) Lofgren, DO!

Published: Aug 2nd, 2016

Please join us in welcoming Blake Lofgren to our residency program.  Black comes to UF from the medical school at Kansas City University.  He has been a Naval Flight Surgeon […]

Welcome Christopher Johnson!

Published: Aug 1st, 2016

Please join us in giving a warm welcome to our new resident, Christopher Johnson. Christopher came to us from the Medical College of Wisconsin. He completed his undergraduate degree at […]

Please welcome Dr. Ajay Antony to the Department!

Published: Aug 1st, 2016

Dr. Antony joined us on July 1, 2016, as an Assistant Professor for the Division of Chronic Pain. He comes to us from our very own department where he served […]

Save the date!

Published: Jul 29th, 2016

The Society for Airway Management is pleased to announce its 19th Annual Meeting and Workshops! SAM’s Annual Meeting will be held in Atlanta, Georgia from Thursday, September 15- Sunday, September […]

Decision-Making, Motivation, and Leadership Course a Success!

Published: Jul 29th, 2016

Each year a group of residents spend hours of their own time reading literature on developing Leadership and Professionalism skills during a Seminar course called Decision-Making, Motivation, and Leadership.  Every […]

Please extend a warm welcome to new resident, Alex Knight!

Published: Jul 28th, 2016

Alex comes to us from Arizona College of Medicine of Midwestern. He is a member of Sigma Sigma Pi and won the Silver Touch Award for this significant contribution in […]

Congratulations Dr. Sappenfield!

Published: Jul 28th, 2016

We are pleased to inform you that Dr. Josh Sappenfield has been promoted to  Medical Director of the Preoperative Clinic and Chief of the Perioperative Medicine Division. Please join us in congratulating him on […]

Welcome to our new resident Tyler Craig!

Published: Jul 27th, 2016

Tyler attending the University of Akron as well as the University of North Florida for his undergraduate work. He then went to Medical school right here at the University of […]

Welcome to our new Resident James Barger.

Published: Jul 26th, 2016

James comes to us by way of Baylor College of Medicine. He completed his undergraduate studies in Biomedical Engineering at Johns Hopkins University. James worked as a medical school researcher […]

Please join us in welcoming our new resident, Alex Coons.

Published: Jul 25th, 2016

Alex is a Gator Undergrad through medical school but returns to us from a 2 year Residency in Pediatrics at Nationwide Children’s Hospital at Ohio State University. He enjoys cooking, […]

Please wish a warm welcome to our new Resident, Soleil Schutte!

Published: Jul 22nd, 2016

Soleil comes to us all the way from the Medical College of Nankai, China. Soleil has worked as a postdoctoral scholar and currently as an assistant project scientist in a […]

Welcome to Geoffrey Panjeton, new resident.

Published: Jul 21st, 2016

Geoffrey received both is undergrad and medical degrees here at UF. He has volunteered for multiple medical related organizations including providing First Aid for home Gator games, coordinating for the […]

Welcome to new resident Peter Nguyen.

Published: Jul 20th, 2016

Peter comes to us with an undergraduate degree in Molecular Toxicology from UC Berkley and a Medical Degree from University of California, Davis School of Medicine. He served in the […]

Please welcome our new resident, Isaac Luria!

Published: Jul 19th, 2016

Isaac comes to us with and undergraduate degree in Physics, a graduate degree in Engineering and Medical School all from UF. As a volunteer he was elected Co-President of the […]

Congratulations to the Center for Safety, Simulation & Advanced Learning Technologies!

Published: Jul 18th, 2016

The Center/Program was  re-endorsed for the next 2 years by the American Society of Anesthesiologists’ Simulation Education Network (SEN). Endorsed programs comprise of an elite group of centers which are committed to […]

Congratulations Drs. Doré and Ahmad!

Published: Jul 18th, 2016

On the publication of “Protective Role of Arginase II in Cerebral Ischemia and Excitotoxicity,” which was published in the April edition of the Journal of Neurology and Neuroscience.  Use the […]

Hammerhead Olympic Triathlon – August 28, 2016

Published: Jul 15th, 2016

For more information and to register please click here!  

Please welcome Tyler Kabes to the department!

Published: Jul 15th, 2016

Tyler is a new resident coming to us from St Louis University. He received his undergraduate degree in Human Biology from Minnesota State University. Tyler is an AOA member, has […]

UF College of Medicine Faculty….

Published: Jul 14th, 2016

Answer the question – Why do you work in Academic Medicine?  

Please welcome Matthew Judd to the Department.

Published: Jul 14th, 2016

Matthew is a new resident who attending Souther Methodist University for both his BS and MS in Mechanical Engineering. He then attended Medical School at the University of Texas Southwestern […]

Welcome to Matthew Gunst!

Published: Jul 13th, 2016

Matthew Gunst, is a new resident from the University of Texas Medical School. Matthew received his undergraduate degree in Biology from the University of the Incarnate Word in San Antonio, […]

Please join us in welcoming Lisa Gu to the Department of Anesthesiology!

Published: Jul 12th, 2016

Lisa is a new resident coming to us from Baylor College of Medicine. She received her undergraduate degree at Princeton in Molecular Biology. Lisa conducted Leukemia research resulting in several […]

Congratulations on your Promotion!

Published: Jul 11th, 2016

Please join us in congratulating our faculty who were promoted for their devoted work to educating the next generation of physicians, discovering new knowledge, and continuing our outstanding care for […]

Welcome Timothy Feldheim.

Published: Jul 11th, 2016

Timothy is a new resident and he comes to us from Loyola University where he received a masters degree in Medicine and University of Illinois where he attend for both […]

Welcome to our new resident, Charles Doyle.

Published: Jul 8th, 2016

Charles finished his undergraduate work here at UF in Biology. He then went to UCF for medical school and is returning to do his residency here with us at UF. […]

Congratulations on your Promotion!

Published: Jul 7th, 2016

Please join us in congratulating our faculty who were promoted for their devoted work to educating the next generation of physicians, discovering new knowledge, and continuing our outstanding care for […]

Welcome to the Team, Catherine Dietrich.

Published: Jul 7th, 2016

Catherine is a new resident coming to us from UF’s own medical school by way of Mt. Holyoke College for her undergraduate degree in Biochemistry. She has worked as a […]

Welcome to our new Resident James Barger!

Published: Jul 6th, 2016

James comes to us by way of Baylor College of Medicine. He completed his undergraduate studies in Biomedical Engineering at Johns Hopkins University. James worked as a medical school researcher […]

Welcome to our new resident, Alexander Buttermore!

Published: Jul 5th, 2016

Alexander comes to us from Lake Eire College of Osteopathic Medicine after doing is undergraduate work at UCF in Biology. He was awarded medical school scholarships for the past three […]

Happy birthday America!

Published: Jul 4th, 2016

Have a happy and safe 4th of July!

Welcome to Alberto Bursain, new resident!

Published: Jul 1st, 2016

 Alberto is a triple Gator doing is undergraduate, medical school and now residency here at UF. Alberto is an Air Force Officer, and Distinguished Graduate of Commissioned Officer training. He […]

Welcome to our new resident, Taylor Brown!

Published: Jun 30th, 2016

Taylor went to medical school at the University of North Carolina and did her undergraduate work there as well in Psychology. She has volunteered in many activities to educate the […]

Welcome to new Resident Jordan Lee Brewer!

Published: Jun 29th, 2016

Jordan graduated from the University of Texas Medical Branch and is a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society and the Gold Humanism Honor Society, the mission of which […]

Congratulations Dr. Fahy!

Published: Jun 28th, 2016

On the publication of her review on  Delirium in Critical Care, Second Edition, published in the May edition of Anesthesiology.

Congratulations Dr. Martin!

Published: Jun 27th, 2016

Please join us in Congratulating  Dr. Timothy Martin on his appointment as Senior Examiner for the American Board of Anesthesiology! Dr. Martin has been recognized by the board in this […]

Welcome Brian Churchman!

Published: Jun 27th, 2016

Please welcome our new resident, Brian Churchman. Brian comes to us from Walter Reed National Military Medical center in Bethesda completing and internship in Internal Medicine. He was awarded a […]

Welcome Kevin Voisin!

Published: Jun 24th, 2016

Please join us in welcoming our new resident, Kevin Voisin, to the department. Kevin comes to us from the Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine. He was a member of the […]

Welcome to our new resident Richa Sutaria!

Published: Jun 23rd, 2016

Richa comes to us from the University of Missouri, Kansas City School of Medicine. She has served as medical school admissions ambassador and class representative for a wellness council. She […]

Congratulations to Dr. Jeffrey White

Published: Jun 21st, 2016

On the publication of “Perspectives on anesthetic management for endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography and interventional gastrointestinal endoscopy procedures: The case for the natural airway.” This article was published in Techniques in […]

New Publication!

Published: Jun 20th, 2016

Congratulations to Drs. Ahmad and Doré on the publication of “Protective Role of Arginase II in Cerebral Ischemia and Excitotoxicity,” which was published in the April edition of the Journal […]

Congratulations Dr. Michael Kaminsky!

Published: Jun 16th, 2016

Our third year resident, Lt. Michael Kaminsky, DO has been selected for promotion to the rank of Lieutenant Commander (O-4) in the Navy!  Please join us in congratulating him on this honor […]

New Publication!

Published: Jun 16th, 2016

Congratulations to Drs. Sappenfield, Gravenstein and Morey on the publication of “Still Waiting for Evidence That Current Noninvasive Hemoglobinometry Adds Value.” This article was published in the June issue of […]

Thank you and Congratulations to Dr. Kayser Enneking!

Published: Jun 10th, 2016

Drs. Graves and Modell presented Kayser Enneking, MD with an award to honor her for the exceptionally generous financial contributions she has made to the Gravenstein Scholars Endowment.  Please join us […]

Congratulations Dr. Spiess!

Published: Jun 9th, 2016

Dr. Bruce Spiess was awarded the  Alumni citation award by Denison University last weekend. It is Dension University’s highest award and is given to alumni each year who have had exemplary […]

Congratulations to Drs. Gravenstein and Lampotang!

Published: Jun 9th, 2016

Congratulations to Drs. Gravenstein and Lampotang on their new patent: METHODS AND DEVICES FOR NONINVASIVE MEASUREMENT OF ENERGY ABSORBERS IN BLOOD.

Welcome Mofi Oke!

Published: Jun 8th, 2016

Please join us in welcoming Mofi Oke, MHA, to the Department of Anesthesiology. Ms. Oke joined us on Monday, May 16, 2016, as a summer intern for the Department of […]

Welcome Michael Cuello!

Published: Jun 7th, 2016

Please join us in welcoming Michael Cuello, MHA, to the Department of Anesthesiology. Mr. Cuello joined us on Monday, May 16, 2016, as a summer intern for the Department of […]

Please join us in welcoming Edward McGough, MD, FCCP!

Published: Jun 7th, 2016

Dr. McGough joined us on June 6, 2016, as an Associate Professor in the Divisions of Cardiovascular Anesthesia and Critical Care Medicine, and comes to us from Memorial Medical Center […]

Welcome Kelli Ahles!

Published: Jun 6th, 2016

Please join us in welcoming Kelli Ahles to the Department of Anesthesiology. Ms. Ahles joined us on Monday, May 16, 2016, as a summer intern for the Department of Anesthesiology. […]

Congratulations to the Class of 2016!

Published: Jun 6th, 2016

With our thanks and congratulations from the Department of Anesthesiology!    

Congratulations on your new publication!

Published: Jun 3rd, 2016

Drs. Ozrazgat-Baslanti , Blanc, Thottakkara , Ruppert, and, Bihorac recently published “Preoperative assessment of the risk for multiple complications after surgery.”  This article was published in the May 2016 edition of surgery. […]

Welcome to Alexander Cardoso

Published: Jun 2nd, 2016

Please join us in welcoming Alexander Cardoso, MHA, to the Department of Anesthesiology. Mr. Cardoso joined us on Monday, May 16, 2016, as a summer intern for the Department of […]

New Anatomy and Pain Medicine Textbook!

Published: Jun 2nd, 2016

If anyone had problems buying or downloading the e-book or buying the print version, we would like to announce the re-launch of André Boezaart’s new anatomy for pain medicine textbook, which is […]

New Publication!

Published: Jun 1st, 2016

“Application of Machine Learning Techniques to High-Dimensional Clinical Data to Forecast Postoperative Complications,”  was published in PLoS One‘s May 27, 2016 edition.  Congratulations to the authors Drs. Thottakkara, Ozrazgat-Baslanti, Hupf, and Bihorac.

Congratulations on your New Fellowship Grant!

Published: May 31st, 2016

It is our pleasure to announce that Dr. Rene Przkora and the Pain Management Fellowship has been awarded a $15,000 educational grant by Medtronic Neuromodulation Medical Education.  The grant, which […]

Authors’ reply re: Acute kidney injury in major gynaecological surgery: an observational study

Published: May 27th, 2016

Congratulations to Drs. Bihorac and Ozrazgat-Baslanti, on the publication of “Authors’ reply re: Acute kidney injury in major gynaecological surgery: an observational study,” which was published in the May issue of BJOG, […]

Congratulations Dr. Janelle!

Published: May 26th, 2016

Congratulations to Dr. Janelle on the publication of his Editorial in Anesthesia & Analgesia’s June issue. The editorial is called: “Perioperative Ultrasound: The Future Is Now.” The publication can be […]

ShandsCair Difficult Airway Course – a great Success!

Published: May 26th, 2016

Last week, the Department of Anesthesiology provided a difficult airway course to those involved in ShandsCair.  There was a great turnout – 20 students – a combination of medics, nurses, and […]

Thanks for being a part of Healing the Children!

Published: May 24th, 2016

Healing the Children provides critical medical care to children all around the world. They envision a world where every child has access to medical care, regardless of ability to pay, […]

Congratulations Pain Medicine Fellowship on a job well done!

Published: May 20th, 2016

The Pain Medicine Fellowship scored high and above national average in all satisfaction categories based on a recent fellow survey. Keep up the great work!

Congratulations to Dr. Ferenc Rabai!

Published: May 18th, 2016

Ferenc Rabai, MD received a Scientific Achievement Award for his work as the lead author on his poster “Electrophysiologic Monitoring and Provocation Testing in the Treatment of Spinal AV Fistula, […]

Congratulations Dr. Liu!

Published: May 18th, 2016

Congratulations to our Second Place winner at the 2016 Department of Anesthesiology Celebration of Research, Lei Liu.  Dr. Liu won $250 for his poster presentation concerning the way in which […]

Congratulations Dr. Mallek

Published: May 17th, 2016

Congratulations to the First Place winner, at the 2016 Department of Anesthesiology Celebration of Research, Dr. Jennifer Mallek. Dr, Mallek won $500 for her poster presentation based on the impact […]

Welcome Dr. Bruce Spiees, MD, FAHA!

Published: May 16th, 2016

Please join us in welcoming Bruce Spiess, MD, FAHA, to the Department of Anesthesiology. Dr. Spiess joined us on May 2, 2016, as a Professor and Associate Chair for Research, […]

Congratulations Dr. Ju!

Published: May 16th, 2016

Congratulations to this year’s oral presentation winner at the Department of Anesthesiology Celebration of Research, Ling-Sha Ju,.  Dr. Ju won $1,000 for her poster presentation on “Anesthesia with sevoflurane in neonatal […]