Denham S. Ward, M.D., Ph.D.

Denham S. Ward, M.D., Ph.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 604
Rochester, NY 14642

Office: (585) 275-2141
Fax: (585) 244-7271


The biographical information for Denham S. Ward, M.D., Ph.D. is not currently available.

Awards & Honors (Local)

Vice-Chair of Academic Procession | University of Rochester Medical School Graduation 2008
Distinguished Engineer | Francis Crowe Society | University of Maine 2008
AAMC Humanism in Medicine Award | Candidate - University of Rochester 2005
Marshal Lichtman Dean's Senior Teaching Scholar (University of Rochester) 2005 - 2007
Ronald Gabel Award for Teaching Excellence (University of Rochester) 2003
Fogarty Foundation, Senior International Fellowship 1987
Crump Institute for Medical Engineering Fellowship 1973 - 1974
Hughes (Aircraft Company) Masters and PhD Fellowships 1969 - 1974
Distinguished Maine Student, Tau Beta Pi, Eta Kappa Nu, Phi Kappa Phi University of Maine 1965

Recent Journal Articles

Showing the 5 most recent journal articles. 68 available »

Lambert, DR; Lurie, SJ; Lyness, JM; Ward, DS. "Standardizing and Personalizing Science in Medical Education". Academic Medicine. 2010; 85(2): 356-62.
Ward, DS; Voter, WA; Karan, S. "The role of the carotid bodies in the counter-regulatory response to hypoglycemia". Adv Exp Med Biol. 2009; 648: 273-80.
Zollo, R; Lurie, SJ; Epstein, R; Ward, D. "Patterns of Communication during the Preanesthesia Visit". Anesthesiology. 2009; 111(5): 971-78.
2007 Jul 15
Ward DS, Voter WA, Karan S. "The effects of hypo- and hyperglycaemia on the hypoxic ventilatory response in humans." The Journal of physiology. 2007 Jul 15; 582(Pt 2):859-69. Epub 2007 May 03.
2006 Aug
Kaplan MB, Hagberg CA, Ward DS, Brambrink A, Chhibber AK, Heidegger T, Lozada L, Ovassapian A, Parsons D, Ramsay J, Wilhelm W, Zwissler B, Gerig HJ, Hofstetter C, Karan S, Kreisler N, Pousman RM, Thierbach A, Wrobel M, Berci G. "Comparison of direct and video-assisted views of the larynx during routine intubation." Journal of clinical anesthesia. 2006 Aug; 18(5):357-62.

Current Appointments

Professor Emeritus - Department of Anesthesiology (SMD) - Primary
Professor Emeritus - Department of Biomedical Engineering (SMD)


Anesthesiology - American Board of Anesthesiology


MD | Medicine | University Miami Sch Medicine1977
PhD | Not Classifiable | Univ of Cal Los Angeles1975
MS | Not Classifiable | Univ of Cal Los Angeles1971
BS | Not Classifiable | U Maine at Farmington1969

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Residency in Anesthesiology at University of California, Los Angeles School of Me07/01/1978 - 06/30/1980
Internship in Internal Medicine at Jackson Memorial Hospital07/01/1977 - 06/30/1978