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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

Specialties

  • Anesthesiology - American Board of Anesthesiology

Education

1997
MD | SUNY Downstate College of Medicine
Medicine

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

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/01/1997 - 06/30/1998
Internship in Internal Medicine at Maimonides Medical Center

07/01/1998 - 06/30/2001
Residency in Anesthesiology at University of Rochester Medical Center

12/01/2001 - 06/30/2002
Fellowship in Internal Medicine: Pulmonary Disease at University of Rochester Medical Center

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

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Awards

2016
Recipient of Fulbright Scholar Award to Hebrew University (declined)

2010
"Applying Principles of Medical Training: Individual Teacher Training";
Sponsor: Harvard Medical School

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

2003
Recipient of National Science Foundation trainee conference scholarship for IX Oxford Conference

2002 - 2003
Research Fellowship Grant
Sponsor: Foundation of Anesthesiology, Education, and Research (FAER)

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

5/2016
Karan, S.; Ginosar, Y. "Gestational Sleep Apnea: Have we been caught napping?". Int J Obstet Anesthes. 2016; 26: 1-3.

2015
Karan, S.; Wajda, M.; Berger, J. "Perspectives. Confessions of Physicians: What Systemic Reporting Does Not Uncover". Journal of Graduate Medical Education. 2015; 7(4): 528-30.

2015
Karan, S.B.; Rackovsky, E.; Voter, W.A; Kanel, J.A.; Farris, N.; Jensen, J.; Liu, L.; Ward, D.S. "A Randomized, Prospective, Double-Blinded Study of Physostigmine to Prevent Sedation-Induced Ventilatory Arrhythmias". Anesthesia & Analgesia. 2015; .

Books & Chapters

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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