Anna Clebone, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Anesthesia & Critical Care

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

(773) 702-6700


B.A. - 1999-2003
Case Western Reserve University - Cleveland, Ohio USA

M.D. - 2003-2007
Mount Sinai School of Medicine of New York University - New York, New York USA

Internship - 2007-2008
Harvard Medical School - Boston/Framingham, Massachusetts USA - Medicine and Pediatrics

Residency - 2008-2011
Yale University School of Medicine - New Haven, Connecticut USA - Anesthesiology

Fellowship - 2011-2012
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania USA - Pediatric Anesthesiology

Clinical Interests


Academic Interests

Human Factors

Recent Publications

Clebone A. Pediatric Trauma Transfusion and Cognitive Aids. Current Opinion In Anesthesiology. In press, 2018

Burian B, Clebone A, Dismukes K, Ruskin, K. More Than A Tick Box: Medical Checklist Development, Design, and Use. Anesthesia and Analgesia. Jan;126(1):223-232. 2018. doi: 10.1213/ANE.0000000000002286

Clebone A, Burian BK, Watkins SC, Galvez JA, Lockman JL, Heitmiller ES. The Development and Implementation of Cognitive Aids for Critical Events in Pediatric Anesthesia: The Society for Pediatric Anesthesia Critical Events Checklists. Anesthesia and Analgesia Mar;124(3):900-907. 2017. DOI: 10.1213/ane.0000000000001746.

Clebone A, Burian B, Polaner D. A Timeout Checklist for Pediatric Regional Anesthetics. Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine, Jan-Feb;23(1):105-108. 2017. DOI: 10.1097/AAP.0000000000000509

Scher C, Clebone A, Capan L, Miller S, Roccaforte D, eds. “You’re Wrong, I’m Right: Dueling Authors Reexamine Classic Teachings In Anesthesia.” Springer, New York, NY. 2016.

Watkins S, Anders S, Clebone A, Hughes E, Patel V, Zeigler L, Shi Y, Shotwell M, McEvoy M, Weinger M. Mode of Information Delivery Does Not Effect Anesthesia Trainee Performance During Simulated Perioperative Pediatric Critical Events: a Trial of Paper Versus Electronic Cognitive Aids. Simulation In Healthcare. Dec;11(6):385-393. 2016. DOI: 10.1097/SIH.0000000000000191

Watkins S, Anders S, Clebone A, Hughes E, Zeigler L, Patel V, Shi Y, Shotwell M, McEvoy M, Weinger M. Paper or Plastic? Simulation based evaluation of two versions of a cognitive aid for managing pediatric peri-operative critical events by anesthesia trainees: evaluation of the society for pediatric anesthesia emergency checklist. Journal of Clinical Monitoring and Computing. 30(3):275-283. June 2016.

Ruskin K, Clebone A. Anesthesia for Pediatric and Adult MRI and CT. Up-To-Date. 2016.

Clebone A. Pediatric Neuroanesthesia. Current Opinion in Anesthesiology Oct;28(5):494-7. 2015. DOI: 10.1097/ACO.0000000000000241

Clebone, A. Useful Applications for Your Mobile Device. Anesthesia and Analgesia. 118(4): 891, April 2014.

Snegovskikh, D., Clebone, A., Norwitz, E. Anesthetic management of patients with placenta accreta and resuscitation strategies for associated massive hemorrhage. Current Opinion in Anesthesiology. 24(3):274-281, June 2011.

Galvez, J., Clebone, A., Garwood, S., Popescu, W. Fatal Intraoperative Cardiac Thrombosis in a Patient with Renal Cell Carcinoma. Anesthesiology. 114(5):1212, May 2011.