Latest News and Announcements

Dr. William McDade elected to the Board of Trustees of the American Medical Association

Congratulations to Dr. William McDade who was elected to a seat on the Board of Trustees of the American Medical Association.

The election of an anesthesiologist to the AMA Board of Trustees is an extraordinarily rare event, one that should give us all great pride in the personal and professional accomplishments of  a long standing member of the University of Chicago community. Well deserved, Bill!

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Dr. Sajid Shahul elected to the Association of University Anesthesiologists

Congratulations to Dr. Sajid Shahul who was recently notified of his election to the Association of University Anesthesiologists (AUA).

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Dr. Dan McGehee receives 2016 Llewellyn John and Harriet Manchester Quantrell Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching

Congratulations to Dr. Dan McGehee who has been awarded the 2016 Llewellyn John and Harriet Manchester Quantrell Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching.

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Departmental Award Recipients 2016

Congratulations to the members of our department that were recognized with awards during the resident graduation event this past Saturday!

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Dr. Keith Ruskin receives Aeorspace Human Factors Association William E. Collins Award

Congratulations to Dr. Keith Ruskin on receiving the William E. Collins Award for Outstanding Human Factors Publication of the Year presented by the Aeorspace Human Factors Association!

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Dr. Ori Gottlieb Elected Vice President of the Illinois Society of Anesthesiologists

Congratulations to Dr. Ori Gottlieb on his election as Vice President of the Illinois Society of Anesthesiologists!

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William McDade, MD, PhD promoted to Professor of Anesthesia & Critical Care

A physician anesthesiologist with a remarkable academic portfolio, Dr. McDade has tenaciously amassed a phenomenal set of achievements in the sphere of diversity and inclusion.  This summary will touch upon some of his abundant accomplishments and inspirational leadership both at the University of Chicago and in organized medicine.

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Drs. Julius Hamilton and Ross Gaudet, MERITS Fellowship 2014-2015 recipients

Congratulations to Drs. Julius Hamilton and Ross Gaudet on receiving the University of Chicago Pritzker MERITS Fellowship 2014-2015!

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Anesthesia investigators a part of University of Chicago's Institution for Translational Medicine

Drs. David Glick and Steven Roth are Institute of Translational Medicine Investigators finding higher rates of cornea abrasion in robotic hysterectomies than open procedures.  Read the full story at Institute of Translational Medicine.

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Drs. Aaron Fox and Zheng (Jimmy) Xie received R01 funding in July

Congratulations to Drs. Aaron Fox and Zheng (Jimmy) Xie, who were notified by the National Institute of General Medicine Studies that their R01 grant entitled "Reversing anesthesia with Caffeine" will be funded for a four year period starting in July 2015.  

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