Department of Anesthesiology

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Our global health-focused faculty, fellows, and residents are actively involved in research projects. These involve academic research projects and IRB approved studies. Projects include: 

Research Projects

A Novel Model for Global Health Education in Anesthesiology.
Dr. Gunisha Kaur

The Unintended Consequences of Ultrasound Use Restriction in India.
Dr. Sheida Tabaie, M.D. 

Global Health Initiatives in Anesthesiology Residency Programs.
Dr. Jasmit Brar, M.D.

The New Generation of Anesthesiologists: The Rise of Global Consciousness through Residency Education.
Dr. Elizabeth Starker 

Academic Projects

A Case of Intravenous Buprenorphine for Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy in India
Dr. Jeny Ng, Dr. Milica Markovic

In Resource Scarce India: Successful Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy with Laryngeal Mask Airway ProSeal for an Unexpected Difficult Airway.
Dr. Zachary Turnbull, M.D. 

The socioeconomic burden of road traffic accidents in India and the unique anesthetic considerations: Case report of anesthetic management of a road traffic report victim. 
Dr. Shiyin Zhu, M.D.

Minimal Opioid Use in Labor and Delivery in Punjab, India. 
Dr. Jingyi Li, M.D.

The Difficult Airway Algorithm in the Developing World. 
Dr. Jonathan Groden, M.D. 

Anesthetic Care Without the Use of Opioid Medications.
Dr. Pamela Wendel, M.D. 

Axillary Block in Punjab, India Using the Dancing Needle Technique Without Ultrasonic Guidance.
Dr. Lee Rasamny, M.D. 

Needs Assessment Research Project.
Khushmit Kaur, Columbia University

Contact Us

Dept. of Anesthesiology
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medicine
525 East 68th Street, Box 124
New York, NY 10065
Fax: (212) 746-8563

Office of the Chair
Phone: (212) 746-2962
E-mail:  Marissa Matarazzo,

Residency and Fellowship Education
Direct all inquiries to:
Phone: (212) 746-2941

Patient Billing Inquiries
Phone: (855) 880-0343