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Who We Are

Meet our core research team: 


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Hugh C. Hemmings Jr., , M.D., Ph.D, FRCA

Senior Associate Dean for Research
The Joseph F. Artusio, Jr. Professor and Chair
Department of Anesthesiology
Professor of Pharmacology, Weill Cornell Medicine
Anesthesiologist-in-Chief, NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital
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Kane Pryor, M.B.B.S.

Executive Vice Chair for Academic Affairs
Director of Clinical Research
Director of Education
Associate Professor of Clinical Anesthesiology
Associate Professor of Anesthesiology in Clinical Psychiatry
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Michele Steinkamp, RN

Research Nurse Specialist
Joydeep Baidya

Joydeep Baidya

Research Assistant
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Jade Basem

Research Assistant
Dylan Bitensky

Dylan Bitensky

Research Assistant
Safiya Dzotsi

Safiya Dzotsi

Research Assistant
research assistant

Alexandra Lopes

Research Assistant
Corinne Rabbin-Birnbaum

Corinne Rabbin-Birnbaum

Research Assistant
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Kaitlyn Sbrollini

Research Assistant

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
For trainee verification inquiries:

Patient Billing Inquiries
Phone: (855) 880-0343