Olga (Kiki) Nin, MD

Kiki NinAssistant Professor
Medical Director Florida Surgical Center

Contact Information:

University of Florida
College of Medicine
Department of Anesthesiology
1600 SW Archer Road
PO Box 100254
Gainesville, Florida 32610-0254

Office Phone:

(352) 273-6575

Email:

onin@anest.ufl.edu


Dr. Nin became an Assistant Professor on September 1st 2014 after completing her residency and fellowship in Acute Pain Medicine here at UF.  Dr. Nin earned her B.S. from Brown University and her M.D. from Thomas Jefferson Medical School. She has been an important part of our team in anesthesiology, having been named Chief Resident in 2012, and she received the Chairman’s Award in 2013. She also has a strong commitment to community service, and traveled to Honduras from 2011-2012 with the department’s Lifebox project. Dr. Nin is originally from San Juan, Puerto Rico.  She played junior and varsity tennis and represented Puerto Rico in Federation Cup.  

Education

2014 Fellowship, Regional Anesthesiology and Perioperative Pain Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida
2013 Residency, Department of Anesthesiology, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida
2009 M.D., Thomas Jefferson Medical School, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
2004 Continuing Education, University of Miami, Miami, Florida
2003 B.S., Neuroscience, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island

Clinical/Research Interests

Quality improvements, Residency and Fellowship education, preventing hypotension after epidural placement, 3D simulation of thoracic paravertebral blocks, cancer and regional anesthesia.
 

Awards and Honors

2013 Chairman’s Award, Anesthesiology Residency, Department of Anesthesiology, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida
2012 Chief Resident 2012-2013, University of Florida, Department of Anesthesiology, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida
2011 Resident of the Month September 2011, Department of Anesthesiology, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida
2011,2013, 2015 Three Key Award, Department of Anesthesiology, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida
2003 Young Investigator’s award, Society for Nicotine and Tobacco, February 2003
2003 Membership in the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco
2002 Appointed President of SCRUB, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island
1999-2004 Inducted into the Society for Clinical Research for Undergraduates at Brown (SCRUB), Providence, Rhode Island
2999-2000 NCAA Division 1 Varsity Tennis at Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island
1999 Representing Puerto Rico at the Federation Cup Tennis Tournament, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Selected Publications

  • Le-wendling L, Nin O, Capdevilla X. Cancer Recurrence and Regional Anesthesia: The Theories, The Data, and The Future in Outcomes. Pain Medicine Journal, accepted for publication 3/2015.
  • Nin O, Ihnatsenka B, Hurley R: Upper extremity blocks, in Edwards DA, Henriquez O (eds): ITE Master: Anesthesiology. JavMed Inc., Blackfalds, Alberta, Canada, http://itunes.apple.com, 2011.
  • Nin O, Ihnatsenka B, Hurley R: Lower Extremity Blocks, in Edwards DA, Henriquez O (eds): ITE Master: Anesthesiology. JavMed Inc., Blackfalds, Alberta, Canada, http://itunes.apple.com, 2011.
  • Bock, B, Becker B, Chan K, Nin O, Borrelli B. Smoking behavior and risk perception among the parents of infants in the neonatal special care nursery. Nicotine Tobacco Res 10(1):47-54, 2008.
  • Chan K, Watson J, Nin O, Yu E, Yon C, Dykhuizen M, Carty K, Becker B, Bock B. Motivation to quit smoking and physician intervention for families of high risk infants. Nicotine Tobacco Res 4(3): 376, 2002.