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Laurent G. Glance, M.D.

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Office: (585) 275-2141

Fax: (585) 244-7271

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Dr. Glance is Professor (with tenure) and Vice-Chair for Research in the Department of Anesthesiology at the University of Rochester School of Medicine. He has an adjunct appointment as a Senior Scientist at RAND Health.

Professional Background

Dr. Glance obtained his M.D. at Cornell and his undergraduate degree at Dartmouth. He is a cardiac anesthesiologist who did his residency training at New York-Presbyterian Hospital (Cornell) and fellowship in critical care medicine at Memorial Sloan-Kettering. He is board certified in both Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine.


Dr. Glance was the recipient of a career research development grant, and the Principal Investigator on two ARHQ-funded RO1 grants focusing on risk adjustment (R01 HS 13617) and the impact of non-public reporting (R01 HS016737). He is currently a co-investigator on an NIMHD funded R01 grant (R01 MD012422 ) examining the impact of bundled payment reforms on racial and socioeconomic disparities in hip and knee surgeries.
Dr. Glance has over 20 years of experience in health outcomes research. His research interests include
(1) optimization of risk adjustment for measuring quality-of-care, (2) development of risk prediction tools; and
(3) understanding the impact of health care reforms on patient outcomes and disparities. He has authored over 140 peer-reviewed studies and editorials.



MD | Cornell University Medical College

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/01/1989 - 06/30/1990
Fellowship in Critical Care Medicine at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

07/01/1986 - 06/30/1989
Residency in Anesthesiology at The New York Hospital/Cornell Medical College

07/01/1985 - 06/30/1986
Internship in Surgery at New England Medical Center Hospitals

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Journal Articles

Nerenz DR, Austin JM, Deutscher D, Maddox KEJ, Nuccio EJ, Teigland C, Weinhandl E, Glance LG. "Adjusting Quality Measures For Social Risk Factors Can Promote Equity In Health Care." Health affairs.. 2021 Apr 0; 40(4):637-644.

Glance LG, Thirukumaran CP, Dick AW. "The Unequal Burden of COVID-19 Deaths in Counties With High Proportions of Black and Hispanic Residents." Medical care.. 2021 Mar 17; Epub 2021 Mar 17.

Del Rio JM, Abernathy JJ, Taylor MA, Habib RH, Fernandez FG, Bollen BA, Lauer RE, Nussmeier NA, Glance LG, Petty JV, Mackensen GB, Vener DF, Kertai MD. "The Adult Cardiac Anesthesiology Section of STS Adult Cardiac Surgery Database: 2020 Update on Quality and Outcomes." Anesthesia and analgesia.. 2020 Nov 0; 131(5):1383-1396.

Books & Chapters

Chapter Title: Evaluating trauma Center Performance
Book Title: Trauma:Contemporary Principles and Therapy
Author List: 138. Osler T, Glance
Published By: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins 2008

Chapter Title: Scoring: Its Definition and Practical Application in Current Therapy of Trauma Surgery and Critical Care.
Book Title: Injury Severity
Author List: Osler, T; Glance, LG; Bedrick, EJ.
Edited By: Asensio, J, Trunkey, D
Published By: Saunders/Elsevier Company 2006 in Philadelphia