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Members of the Board Visit the CTW

Two members of the U of I Board of Trustees, Stuart King, MD & Timothy Koritz, MD, came to visit & participate in our Critical Thinking Conference this Wednesday!  We were able to share ideas on case management, as well as discuss how the roles of anesthesiologists are expanding to meet the challenges of the [...]

By | 2017-11-17T15:44:00+00:00 November 17th, 2017|Anesthesiology, Anesthesiology - News|Comments Off on Members of the Board Visit the CTW

CA-3s new appointments

Congratulations to Our CA-3s as They Prepare for the Next Horizon Our CA-3s have secured spots for next year from coast to coast! See below for where they’re heading: Cory Deburghgraeve, MD Regional Fellowship at Cedar Sinai LA Adnan Faruqi, MD Pain Fellowship at UIC Tom Feehan, MD Peds Fellowship at Riley’s Children’s Hosp James [...]

By | 2017-11-08T08:26:05+00:00 November 7th, 2017|Anesthesiology, Anesthesiology - News|Comments Off on CA-3s new appointments

Photos from Our First Book Club

This past weekend some of us got together on a cold dreary night to discuss the first book of our book club, The Tennis Partner by Abraham Verghese .  We had fun sharing food, drink & stories inspired by the book.  Here are some photos.

By | 2017-11-07T06:32:18+00:00 November 7th, 2017|Anesthesiology, Anesthesiology - News|Comments Off on Photos from Our First Book Club

More UIC Faculty Joining in the Fun @ ASA in Boston, MA

October 18, 2017 Barbara Jericho, MD Chair of the ASA Committee on Ethics October 21, 2017, 7:00 - 9:00 AM - Otis - Westin Boston Waterfront Committee Meeting October 22, 2017, 8:00 - 12:00 PM – Ballroom West SPE08 - House of Delegates: Session I Presentation to the House of Delegates October 25, 2017, 8:00 [...]

By | 2017-10-19T10:47:06+00:00 October 19th, 2017|Anesthesiology, Anesthesiology - News|Comments Off on More UIC Faculty Joining in the Fun @ ASA in Boston, MA

This Week: UIC Neuro at the SNACC in Boston, MA

Our Neuroanesthesiology Division will make its presence known at this year’s SNACC  meeting in Boston, MA.  Here is our schedule: Society for Neuroscience in Anesthesiology and Critical Care The Westin Boston Waterfront, October 19-20, 2017 Workshops, Thursday, October 19, Marina Ballroom IV Time Chanannait Paisansathan, MD Career Development 3:00p - 5:00p Scientific Moderators, Friday, October [...]

By | 2017-10-17T09:47:58+00:00 October 17th, 2017|Anesthesiology, Anesthesiology - News|Comments Off on This Week: UIC Neuro at the SNACC in Boston, MA

This Week: UIC Traveling to ASA Boston, MA

Our department will have a formidable presence at this year’s ASA meeting in Boston, MA, as well as the associated subspecialty meetings this week and next.  If you are attending, please feel free to come by and cheer on our presenters.  If you are keeping the “home fires” burning, thank you for making it possible [...]

By | 2017-10-17T08:10:55+00:00 October 16th, 2017|Anesthesiology, Anesthesiology - News|Comments Off on This Week: UIC Traveling to ASA Boston, MA

Obstetric Anesthesiology Division Well Represented at ASA Annual Meeting

Our obstetric anesthesiology division are participating in the educational efforts at ASA this year. In addition to our faculty participation, 8 residents are presenting obstetric cases in the Medically Challenging Cases sessions too! Speakers: Heather Nixon - Lead Moderator SessionID : PC08 - Epidural Versus Combined Spinal Epidural Analgesia : What Do We REALLY Know [...]

By | 2017-10-16T18:21:51+00:00 October 16th, 2017|Anesthesiology, Anesthesiology - News|Comments Off on Obstetric Anesthesiology Division Well Represented at ASA Annual Meeting

Dr. Ronald F. Albrecht, 1937-2017

August 31, 2017 Dr. Ronald F. Albrecht, Emeritus Professor and former Head of the Department of Anesthesiology at the University of Illinois at Chicago, passed away this morning. Dr. Albrecht received his undergraduate degree from the University of Illinois and subsequently earned his Doctor of Medicine from the University of Illinois College of Medicine in [...]

By | 2017-10-03T09:37:22+00:00 August 31st, 2017|Anesthesiology - News|Comments Off on Dr. Ronald F. Albrecht, 1937-2017