Please feel free to explore our archive of press releases and announcements.
October 5, 2015
Klaus Kjaer, MD, MBA, appointed Chief Quality and Patient Safety Officer for the Weill Cornell Physicians Organization; Sharon Abramovitz, MD appointed Director of Obstetric Anesthesiology for the Department.
March 20, 2015
The Department announced its incoming Residency class for 2015.
February 4, 2015
Anesthesiology Chair Hugh C. Hemmings, Jr, MD, PhD, announces Patricia Fogarty Mack, MD, as Department's new Director of Quality and Patient Safety.
Janaury 5, 2015
Anesthesiology Chair Hugh C. Hemmings, Jr, MD, PhD, announces several new leadership appointments for the Department of Anesthesiology, effective January 1, 2015.
October 9, 2014
Anesthesiology Chair Hugh C. Hemmings, Jr, MD, PhD, announces formation of new Division of Regional Anesthesiology and Acute Pain Medicine; Tiffany Tedore, MD, and Roniel Weinberg, MD, to serve as Co-Directors.
October 1, 2014
Multiple Anesthesiology faculty, fellows, and residents will be presenting at the Annual Conference of the American Society of Anesthesiologists, October 11-15, 2014.
Lisa Witkin, MD, appointed Site Director, Pain Medicine, Downtown Practice Office.
July 9, 2014
Angela Selzer, MD, appointed Assistant Director of Education, Department of Anesthesiology.
March 31, 2014
Incoming residency class announced.
March 24, 2104
Peter Fleischut, MD, appointed Associate Chief Innovation Officer for NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital. "In this new leadership position he will spearhead efforts throughout the Hospital to implement innovative technologies, mobile applications, and data analytics to improve clinical care and the patient experience, operations, and overall financial performance." The appointment was made jointly by Aurelia G. Boyer, R.N., M.B.A.,Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer, and Laura L. Forese, M.D., M.P.H., Group Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, NYP/Weill Cornell, President, NewYork-Presbyterian Healthcare System.
Full announcement here (Weill Cornell and NewYork-Presbyterian users).
March 14, 2014
Peter Fleischut, MD, appointed Medical Director of the Main Operating Rooms, Department of Anesthesiology.
Peter Flesichut.Anesthesiology.New Roles.pdf
Natalia Ivascu, MD, appointed Medical Director of the Postanesthesia Care Unit (PACU) and Preadmission Testing (PAT), Department of Anesthesiology.
Natalia Ivascu.Anesthesiology.New Roles.pdf