Beatrice Beck Schimmer, MD

Visiting Professor of Clinical Anesthesiology
Work Phone: 312-996-4020
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Biographical Info

Medical Education: University of Bern Medical School, Bern, Switzerland

Residency: Solothurn General Hospital, Solothurn, Switzerland; University of Zurich Medical School; Waedenswil Hospital, Waedenswil, Switzerland

Fellowship: Research, The University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan

Title: Visiting Professor of Clinical Anesthesiology

Areas of Interest / Research: Thoracic anesthesia; Liver anesthesia; Transplantation anesthesia; – Immunopathology of lung injury; Evaluation of anti-inflammatory mechanisms and potential treatment of Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome in vitro and in vivo; Ischemia-reperfusion injury with a main interest in transplantation; Perioperative organ protection in vitro and in vivo; Translational medicine with application of preclinical research to randomized clinical trials in the areas of:
*Ischemia-reperfusion injury *Perioperative organ protection *Perioperative outcome research; Local anesthetics and intraoperative cancer spread (in vitro and in vivo); Nanomedicine

Categories: Attending Faculty