Alina Lazar, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Anesthesia & Critical Care

5841 S. Maryland Ave.
M.C. 4028
Chicago, IL 60637

(773) 702-6965

Training

M.D. - 1993 - 1999
Carol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Bucharest, Romania

Internship - 2000 - 2001
Bucharest University Hospital, Carol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy - Bucharest, Romania - Internal Medicine

Internship - 2003 – 2004
Graduate Hospital, Drexel University College of Medicine - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania USA - Internal Medicine

Residency - 2004 - 2007
Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School - Boston, Massachusetts USA - Anesthesia

Residency - 2001 - 2002
Clinical Emergency Hospital, Carol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy - Bucharest, Romania - Internal Medicine       

Fellowship - 2007 - 2008
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania USA - Pediatric Anesthesia and Pediatric Cardiac Anesthesia

Fellowship - 2010 - 2012   
University of Chicago Hospitals - Chicago, Illinois USA - MERITS Fellowship in Medical Education

Recent Publications

Lazar A, Tkachenko I, Bachman C: Simulation Training During the Anesthesiology Rotation - Understanding the Medical Students' Learning Needs and Perspectives on its Utility. Accepted as poster presentation, Medical Education Day, Prizker School of Medicine, University of Chicago, November 2013

Lazar A, Tkachenko I, Bachman C: Responding to Student-Identified Learning Needs during the Anesthesia Clerkship Using a Simulation Curriculum. Accepted as poster presentation, Medical Education Day, Prizker School of Medicine, University of Chicago, November 2013

Lazar A, Tkachenko I, Bachman C: Simulation Training During the Anesthesiology Rotation - Understanding the Medical Students' Learning Needs and Perspectives on its Utility. Poster presentation, American Society of Anesthesiologists meeting, San Francisco, California, October 2013

Lazar A, Tkachenko I, Bachman C: Responding to Student-Identified Learning Needs during the Anesthesia Clerkship Using a Simulation Curriculum. Poster presentation, American Society of Anesthesiologists meeting, San Francisco, California, October 2013

Lazar A, Zheng S, Anitescu M: The Role of Epidural Analgesia in the Perioperative pain Management of Pediatric Patients with Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome. Poster discussion, American Society of Anesthesiologists meeting, San Francisco, California, October 2013

ZhengS, Lazar A, Anitescu M: Effect of Intraoperative Ketamine on Postoperative Pain in Patients undergoing Median Arcuate Ligament Release, Poster presentation, American Society of Anesthesiologists meeting, San Francisco, California, October 2013

Lazar A, Tkachenko I, Bachman C: Simulation Training During the Anesthesiology Rotation - Understanding the Medical Students' Learning Needs and Perspectives on its Utility. Poster presentation, Society of Education in Anesthesia meeting, Salt Lake City, Utah, May 2013

Lazar A, Tkachenko I, Bachman C: Responding to Student-Identified Learning Needs during the Anesthesia Clerkship Using a Simulation Curriculum. Poster presentation, Society of Education in Anesthesia meeting, Salt Lake City, Utah, May 2013

Lazar A, Zheng S, Anitescu M: The Role of Epidural Analgesia in the Perioperative pain Management of Pediatric Patients with Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome. Poster discussion, Society of Pediatric Anesthesia, Las Vegas, Nevada, March 2013

Lazar A, Bachiller PR, Everett LL: Basics of Pediatric Anesthesia. Vacanti CA, Segal SB, Sikka PK, Urman RD, Eds. Essential Clinical Anesthesia. Cambridge University Press, 2011

Lazar A, Tran KM, Hedrick HL, Wilson RD: Anesthesia for sacrococcygeal teratoma resection in neonates. Poster presentation, Society of Pediatric Anesthesia meeting, San Diego, California, April 2008

Pothier M, Hepner D, Correll D, Ho T, Lazar A, Bader A. Use of an At-Home Internet-Based Patient Evaluation Tool for Preoperative Assessment. Cleveland Clinic Journal of Medicine. 2007; 74(E Suppl 1):S35 - #24.