Chair's Welcome

Welcome to the Department of Anesthesiology of Weill Cornell Medical College and NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital. Click here to read a message from the Chair of Anesthesiology, Dr. Hugh C. Hemmings, Jr.

Featured Article

The Departments of Anesthesiology and Cardiothoracic Surgery teamed up to utilize big data sources to tackle tough questions related to the care of patients after pulmonary lobectomies. Read the article. 

Investigator Labs


In our labs, our faculty and staff are involved in basic science research into anesthetic mechanisms and molecular pharmacology, neurophysiology, biophysics, biochemistry, and cardiac physiology; as well as clinical research across anesthesiology subspecialties. Read more.

Fellowship Opportunities

We offer several competitive fellowships in multiple anesthesiology subspecialties.

Residency Program

Our residents have the opportunity to learn state-of-the-art anesthesiology in a collegial environment. Our faculty has experts in all subspecialties of anesthesiology, and they are committed to preparing our graduates for any clinical situation.

Ways to Give

Your support helps us provide exceptional patient care, carry out cutting-edge research, advance the understanding and treatment of pain, conduct innovative global health projects, and train the next generation of anesthesiologists. 


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