Anesthesiology for Professionals

Anesthesiology Academic Programs

7 AM Conference Meetings in Anesthesiology

Accredited Programs

CME Grand Rounds Program

Weekly Grand Rounds are offered most Thursday mornings at 7:00am in the Richard L. Menschel Education Center. Faculty for the program consists of internationally renowned speakers and Department staff. A monthly program announcement is circulated throughout Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York-Presbyterian Hospital, Rockefeller University, as well as Hospital for Special Surgery.

Journal Club

Three to four Mondays a month, at 7:00am, in the Richard L. Menschel Education Center, the Department of Anesthesiology holds a Journal Club with presentations from attending staff, fellows and rotating residents. The Journal Club reviews and discusses recent pertinent literature and its applications to the department's practice.

Research Update

A conference focused on department research is presented every other month. This conference may include presentation of planned protocols, strategizing on effective study design, status reports on current protocols, and summarization of completed studies.

M&M Conference

The Department presents a conference every other month on complications and their management in an interactive discussion format.

Non-Accredited Programs

Friday Teaching Conference

Every Friday, the Department offers a teaching conference for our Fellows and rotating Residents. These conferences which may include case discussions, lectures on core topics in regional anesthesia, and exam preparation meetings are moderated by members of the Attending and Fellowship Staff and convene at 7:15am.

Core Curriculum Lecture Series

This series of lectures, focused on regional anesthesia and acute pain medicine topics, and presented by several members of our Attending Staff, is given to  the Fellows in the first quarter of the Fellowship Year.

Fellows Monthly Lecture Series

High level presentations for Fellows only, on topics such as risk management, anesthesia practice message, starting a regional anesthesia practice, management of the chronic pain population, and bio-ethical consultations.


Insight From Our Fellows:

Lee Rasamany, MD, 2015-2016 Fellow

Improving Uganda’s Surgical Outcomes through Regional Anesthesiology Education
by Lee Rasamny, MD, 2015-2016 Fellow

Jennifer Charles, MD, 2015-2016 Fellow

An Inside Look at Anesthesia Care in a Developing Nation
by Jennifer Charles, MD, 2015-2016 Fellow

From Research:

  1. Poeran J, Opperer M, Rasul R, Mazumdar M, Girardi FP, Hughes AP, Memtsoudis SG, Vougioukas V. Change in Off-Label Use of Bone Morphogenetic Protein in Spine Surgery and Associations with Adverse Outcome. Global Spine J. 2016 Nov;6(7):650-659.
  2. Aiyer R, Barkin RL, Bhatia A, Gungor S. A systematic review on the treatment of phantom limb pain with spinal cord stimulation. Pain Manag. 2016 Oct 26. [Epub ahead of print]
  3. Mancenido D, Curren J. Clinical Research Management Database Using REDCap. Annual Society of Clinical Research Associates (SoCRA) Conference; September 30 – October 2, 2016; Montreal, QC Canada.

Contact Education:

Mary J. Hargett
Administrative Director, Education