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Suzanne B. Karan, M.D.

Anesthesiology

Clinical Interests

General Anesthesiology

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Office: (585) 275-1384

Fax: (585) 276-0122

URMFGA member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group

groupAn Accountable Health Partner

assignmentAccepting New Patients

Credentials

Faculty Appointments

  • Associate Professor- Department of Anesthesiology & Perioperative Medicine (SMD) - Primary

Specialties

  • Anesthesiology - American Board of Anesthesiology

Education

1993
B.A. | Brooklyn College – Cum Laude, B.A./M.D. program
Major in English Literature,

1997
MD | SUNY Downstate College of Medicine
Medicine

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

08/01/2002 - 07/31/2003
Research in Research Fellow - Anesthesiology at University of Rochester Medical Center

12/01/2001 - 06/30/2002
Fellowship in Transplant Anesthesia at University of Rochester Medical Center

12/01/2001 - 06/30/2002
Fellowship in Transplant Anesthesia at University of Rochester Medical Center

08/01/2002 - 07/31/2003
Research in Research Fellow - Anesthesiology at University of Rochester Medical Center

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Awards

2016
Recipient of Fulbright Scholar Award to Hebrew University (declined)
Sponsor: United States Department of State Bureau of Educational and Cult

2010
Applying Principles of Medical Training: Individual Teacher Training
Sponsor: Harvard Medical School
Location: Boston, MA

2009 - 2010
Mentoring Program (Applied for and obtained $3,400 Grant to participate in academic developme
Sponsor: American Society of Anesthesiology
Location: University of Rochester

2003
IX Oxford Conference Trainee Scholar
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Location: Paris, France

1998
Intern of the Year
Sponsor: Maimonides Medical Center

1997
Jennifer Timbrook Memorial Award for Student Service

1996 - 1997
President
Sponsor: Student Center Governing Board

1996 - 1997
Chairperson, Liaison
Sponsor: Committee on Medical Education Student Council

1994 - 1997
President, 1997 Class of Medicine
Sponsor: SUNY Health Science Center Brooklyn

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Publications

Journal Articles

8/2017
Mitchell JD, Ku C, Diachun CAB, DiLorenzo A, Lee DE, Karan S, Wong V, Schell RM, Brzezinski M, Jones SB. "Enhancing Feedback on Professionalism and Communication Skills in Anesthesia Residency Programs." Anesthesia and analgesia.. 2017 Aug 0; 125(2):620-631.

12/2015
Karan SB, Berger JS, Wajda M. "Confessions of Physicians: What Systemic Reporting Does Not Uncover." Journal of graduate medical education.. 2015 Dec 0; 7(4):528-30.

9/2015
Karan SB, Rackovsky E, Voter WA, Kanel JA, Farris N, Jensen J, Liu L, Ward DS. "A Randomized, Prospective, Double-Blinded Study of Physostigmine to Prevent Sedation-Induced Ventilatory Arrhythmias." Anesthesia and analgesia.. 2015 Sep 0; 121(3):652-60.

Books & Chapters

2007
Chapter Title: Carcinoid Syndrome
Book Title: Decision Making in Anesthesiology: An Algorithmic Approach
Author List: Suzanne B. Karan, Denham S. Ward
Edited By: Lois L. Bready, Dawn Dillman, Susan H. Noorily
Published By: Mosby Elsevier2007

2005
Chapter Title: Ventilatory effects of cardiovascular drugs. In:Pharmacology and Pathophysiology of the Control of Breathing
Book Title: Lung Biology in Health and Disease
Author List: Ward DS, Karan S.
Edited By: Ward DS, Dahan A, Teppema L
Published By: Taylor & Francis2005 in Boca Raton

2004
Chapter Title: Effects of Pain and Audiovisual Stimulation on the Hypoxic Ventilatory Response
Book Title: Post-Genomic Perspectives in Modeling and Control of Breathing
Author List: Karan, SB; Norton, JR; Voter, W; Palmer, L; Ward, DS
Edited By: Champagnat, J; Denavit-Saubie, M; Fortin, G; Foutz, AS; Thoby-Brisson, M
Published By: Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers2004 in New York City

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