School of Medicine

Department of Anesthesiology

Guest Professors

The Mack A. Thomas, MD Endowed Lectureship in Anesthesiology:

The Changing Practice of Anesthesia: A 50 Year Journey in Academic Anesthesia
Paul F. White, PhD, MD, FAACS, FANZCA
Consultant, Department of Anesthesiology, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California
President, White Mountain Institute, The Sea Ranch, California
November 14, 2023

Dr. Thomas, Dr. Pino, Dr. White, Dr. Eng

Dr. Mack Thomas, Dr. Richard Pino, Dr. Paul White, Dr. Matthew Eng

Over There: Anesthesia Trauma Care on the Frontlines of Ukraine
James Munis, MD, PhD
Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine, Physiology and Biomedical Engineering (emeritus), Mayo Clinic
November 10, 2023

Buprenorphine 2023
Thomas Hickey, MD
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology, Yale School of Medicine
August 11, 2023

Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation and Anesthesia, Friends of Foes?
Jamel Ortoleva, MD
Assistant Professor of Anesthesia, Tufts University School of Medicine
June 9, 2023

Collectively Intelligent Teams
Matt Sherrer, MD, MBA, FASA, FAACD
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine
May 12, 2023

Mechanical Ventilation of Obese Patients
Roberta Santiago, MD, PhD, RRT
Instructor in Anesthesiology, Harvard Medical School
April 14, 2023

Anesthesia for Neuromonitoring
Shilpa Rao, MD
Assistant Professor of Anesthesia, Yale University School of Medicine
December 9, 2022


Fostering Trust: a Patient Safety and Clinician Resiliency Strategy
May Pian-Smith, MD, MS
Associate Professor of Anesthesia, Harvard Medical School
 September 23, 2022

Approach to Patients Who Refuse Transufsions
Shaun Lawicki, MBBS
Assistant Professor of Clincal Pathology, LSUHSC
July 22, 2022



Emery Brown, MD, PhD
Warren M. Zapol Professor of Anesthesia, Harvard Medical School
Edward Hood Taplin Professor of Medical Engineering and of Computational Neuroscience, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
January 12, 2023


Amit Prabhakar MD, MBA
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Emory Univercity School of Medicine 
March 24, 2022