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Heather L. Lander, M.D.

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 275-2141

URMFGA member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group

groupAn Accountable Health Partner

assignmentAccepting New Patients

Faculty Appointments

Patient Care Setting

Anesthesiology

Credentials

Specialties

  • Anesthesiology - American Board of Anesthesiology

Education

2013
MD | State University of NY at Stony Brook School of Medicine

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/01/2017 - 09/22/2018
Fellowship in Cardiac Anesthesia at Brigham & Womens Hospital

07/01/2014 - 06/30/2017
Residency in Anesthesiology at Brigham & Womens Hospital

06/01/2013 - 06/30/2014
Internship in Anesthesiology at Brigham & Womens Hospital

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Awards

2022
Valor Coaching Scholarship Recipient

2021 - 2022
WEL Scholar: Wellness, Equity, Leadership – Exclusive, 18-month national scholarship

2021
University of Rochester Medical Center Board of Excellence Award, Member of the Perioperative LVAD ERAS Team

2020 - 2021
Geriatric Faculty Scholar

2018 - Present
"Strong Star" Recipient
Sponsor: University of Rochester Medical Center Board of Excellence Award

2018
Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists Fellow Research Travel Grant Award
Sponsor: Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists
Location: Phoenix, Arizona

2017
Brigham and Women's Hospital Department of Anesthesiology Distinguished Resident Award
Sponsor: Brigham and Women's Hospital
Location: Boston, MA

2015
ABA Basic Examination Top 10th Percentile Performance
Sponsor: The American Board of Anesthesiology

2010
Stony Brook School of Medicine Academic, Merit Award
Sponsor: Stony Brook School of Medicine
Location: Stony Brook, NY

2009
The John M. McClain Biology Medallion for highest GPA in biology major
Sponsor: Villanova University
Location: Villanova, PA

2009
The Leonardo da Vinci Honors Medallion for highest GPA in honors program
Sponsor: Villanova University
Location: Villanova, PA

2009
The Lawrence C. Gallen Award for academic performance and service
Sponsor: Villanova University
Location: Villanova, PA

2005
Sullivan West High School Valedictorian
Sponsor: Sullivan West
Location: Lake Huntington, NY

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Publications

Journal Articles

1/2022
Gloff M. MD, Robinson R. DNP, FNP, RN, Correll L. MD, PhD, Lander. H MD, Pyne S. MD, Webber, A. MD. "Preoperative Optimization in the Pediatric Patient". International Anesthesiology Clinics. 2022; 60(1): 56-63.

2022
Glance LG, Dick AW, Shippey E, McCormick PJ, Dutton R, Stone PW, Shang J, Lustik SJ, Lander HL, Gosev I, Joynt Maddox KE. "Association Between the COVID-19 Pandemic and Insurance-Based Disparities in Mortality After Major Surgery Among US Adults". JAMA Netw Open. 2022; 5(7): e2222360.

2020
Gosev, I; Wood, K; Ayers, B; Lander, H; et al. "Implantation of a fully magnetically levitated left ventricular assist device using a sternal-sparing surgical technique". The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation. 2020; 39(1): 37-44.

Books & Chapters

2017
Chapter Title: Anesthesia Considerations for Patients with Valvular Heart Disease
Book Title: Anesthesiology: An Essential Review for the Oral Boards
Author List: Lander H. MD Zammert M. MD
Published By: Springer International Publishing 2017

2016
Chapter Title: Anticoagulation Management during Cross-Clamping and Bypass
Book Title: Best Practice & Research: Clinical Anaesthesiology
Author List: Lander H. MD Fitzgerald D. Zammert M. MD
Published By: Elsevier 2016

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