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Michael Eaton, M.D.Welcome to the Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine. Our mission is to educate the next generation of leaders in anesthesiology through the provision of state-of-the-art patient-centered care and the discovery of new knowledge that will shape tomorrow's care. This website is your portal to our department: who we are, what we do, and where we're going. No matter if you are a prospective student, resident, fellow, faculty or patient we trust that the information you seek about us is easily found on these pages. Please let us know if there is anything we can do to better meet your needs. The motto of the University of Rochester - Meliora, aptly describes our department - "Always better".

Chair, Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine


Lata U. Sabnis, MD, Anesthesiology Residents Educational Endowment

Dr. SabnisThe Lata U. Sabnis, MD, Anesthesiology Residents Educational Endowment will provide endowed support for the education of anesthesiology residents and fellows including travel to educational meetings and international electives, and to support additional educational initiatives for our trainees that could not be funded otherwise. The chair of the Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine will be responsible for disbursements from this fund. In the event gifts and commitments to the Fund reach or exceed the minimum level to endow a professorship, the Fund may be revised into the Lata U. Sabnis Professorship in Anesthesiology at the discretion of the chair of the Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine in consultation with the dean of the School of Medicine and Dentistry.

For a printable donation form, or to contribute electronically, please click here: Sabnis Endowment

Latest Anesthesiology News

June 5th, 2020

Congratulations to Renee Robinson DNP

May 20th, 2020

Dr. Hirschfeld Receives SEAD Grant

May 19th, 2020

Dr. Laurent Glance Published in Health Affairs

Dr. Heather Lander Awarded FLGEC Fellowship

May 11th, 2020

Dr. Kreso Named as a Fellow of the American Society of Anesthesiologists

Dr. Papadakos Participates in Stroke Study

April 24th, 2020

Dr. Correll Awarded Research Grant

UR Heroes & iCARE Stars

April 13th, 2020

Dr. Correll Awarded Research Grant

April 08th, 2020

Dr. Papadakos Published In Currents

March 17th, 2020

Dr. Papadakos Publishes Article For Neurocritical Care Society

March 10th, 2020

Recognition from the Office for Human Subject Protection

Dr. Nadler Recognized By CJA

Medical Students Select Inspiring Leaders

January 29th, 2020

Kessler Trauma Team Receives Medical Center Boad Excellence Award

Dr. Papadakos Part of Award Winning Team

Dr. Joel Kent Receives Robert Joynt Kindness Award​

Dr. PJ Papadakos Invited Speaker at 38th Annual International Symposium

December 4th, 2019

Dr. PJ Papadakos named the incoming Chair of The Board of Medical Advisors of the American Association for Respiratory Care AARC.

November 18th, 2019

Drs. Papadakos and Smith Serve as Faculty During 65th International AARC Congress 

October 29th, 2019

Dr. Jacek Wojtczak Presents at ASA

October 24th, 2019

Dr. Papadakos Co-Authors Position Paper

October 21st, 2019

Neurocritical Care Team Presents at Annual Meeting

October 16th, 2019

Dr. Laserna Published in Critical Care Medicine

October 2nd, 2019

Dr. Kreso Elected Associate Chair of Medical Faculty Council

September 30th, 2019

Dr. Papadakos Publishes in Neurocritical Care

September 10th, 2019

Drs. Bernstein and Nadtochiy Win Faculty Mentoring Awards

Dr. Papadakos Symposium Speaker

September 5th, 2019

Lata U. Sabnis Resident's Educational Endowment

Drs. Papadakos and Ingham Contribute Book Chapter

August 19th, 2019

Dr. Gewandter receives NCI funding to study the effects of TENS on CIPN​

Dr. Papadakos Commentary in Currents

August 13th, 2019

Dr. Papadakos Co-Authors Narrative Review

August 7th, 2019

Dr. Webber Visiting Professor at University of Iowa

Dr. Wojtczak International Visiting Professor and Editorial Co-Author

Drs. Smith and Tran Article Surpasses 2100 View Mark

August 2nd, 2019

Drs. Glance, et al. Featured In Anesthesiology

July 30th, 2019

Anesthesiology Department to Celebrate 50 Years at the URMC

July 29th, 2019

Drs. Gewandter, Dworkin, Smith, and Ward publish in Neurology.​

Drs. Gewandter and Dworkin invited to the FDA to present their work on heterogeneity of treatment effects.​

July 23rd, 2019

Dr. Papadakos Speaker a FL Society of Ambulatory Centers​

July 16th, 2019

Drs. Pyne, Gloff and Kreso Members of LEAN Team Award

July 10th, 2019

Dr. Carinci Presents at Therapeutics Day Conference

July 9th, 2019

Dr. Lyons' Publishes Article in ASA Monitor

July 8th, 2019

Dr. Kreso Chosen for Mid-Career Women’s Program​

June 24th, 2019

Dr. Dworkin Receives Award from International Association for the Study of Pain​

June 17th, 2019

Drs. Davis, Correll, Bracken and Borovcanin Win 1st Place Award at 5th Annual Lawrence Educational Symposium​

June 6th, 2019

Dr. Papadakos Visiting Professor at Zucker Northwell SOM​

Book Reaches Major Milestone​

Dr. Papadakos Guest at Canadian Society of Respiratory Care Education Conference​

June 4th, 2019

Congratulations Dr. Bernstein!

May 31st, 2019

50th Anniversary Save the Date and Survey

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