This is the faculty from the 2024 course. 

2025 faculty list not yet available.



Featured Guest Speakers

Miles Berger, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Anesthesiology
Associate of the Duke Initiative for Science & Society
Faculty Network Member of the Duke Institute for Brain Sciences
Duke University School of Medicine

Stewart L. Cohen, Esquire
Cohen, Placitella & Roth Law Offices
Philadelphia, PA 

Antonio Hernandez Conte, MD, MBA, FASA
Partner, Southern California Permanente Medical Group
Clinical Professor, Kaiser Permanente Bernard J. Tyson School of Medicine
President, California Society of Anesthesiologists

Jurgen de Graaff, MD, PhD
Pediatric Anesthesiologist
Department of Anesthesia, Adrz-Erasmus MC, Goes, The Netherlands
Department of Anesthesia, Weill Cornell Medicine, NYC

Nicola Disma, MD
Department of Anesthesia
IRCCS Istituto Giannina Gaslini
Genova, Italy

Walid Habre, MD, PhD
Head, Unit for Anaesthesiological Investigations 
Senior Consultant, Paediatric Anaesthesia 
Geneva University Hospitals
Geneva, Switzerland

Gregory Hammer, MD
Professor, Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, and Pediatrics
Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA

Hunter Hofmann, PhD
Director of the Virtual Reality Research Center
Research scientist at the UW Center for Human Neuroscience
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Bhavani Kodali, MD
Division Chief of Obstetric Anesthesiology
Faculty Member of Anesthesiology
University of Maryland Medical System
Baltimore, MD

Sabine Maes, MD, FCFP(EM), BSc
Senior Anesthesiologist
Antwerp University Hospital
Department of Anaesthesia
Edegem, Belgium

Jaideep J. Pandit, MA, BM, DPhil, FRCA, FFPMRCA, DM
Professor of Anaesthesia
University of Oxford
Consultant Anaesthetist
Nuffield Department of Anaesthetics
Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust

Kathryn Rosenblatt, MD
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD

Daniel I. Sessler, MD
Michael Cudahy Professor and Chair
Department of Outcomes Research
Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 

Allan F. Simpao, MD, MBI
Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care
Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA

Peter Slinger, MD
Professor of Anesthesia
University Health Network - Toronto General Hospital
Toronto, Ontario Canada

Lauge Sokol-Hessner, MD, CPPS  
Attending Physician in Hospital Medicine & Associate Professor of Medicine, University of Washington & Harborview Medical Centers
QI Mentor, UW Medicine Center for Scholarship in Patient Care Quality and Safety
Associate Director, Collaborative for Accountability and Improvement
Faculty Coach, PACT Collaborative

Kevin Spencer, PhD
Center 4 Creative Arts | Hocus Focus™ Inc. | Magic Therapy™

Michel Struys, MD, PhD, FRCA
Professor and Chair, Department of Anesthesiology
University of Groningen, University Medical Center
Groningen, The Netherlands
Professor, Department of Basic and Applied Medical Sciences 
Ghent University, Belgium

Santhanam Suresh MD MBA
Arthur C.King Professor 
Department of Pediatric Anesthesiology
Senior Vice-President, Chief of Provider Integration
Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago
Professor of Anesthesiology & Pediatrics
Northwestern University’s Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL

Steve C. Yun, MD
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
Western University of Health Sciences, Pomona, CA

Harvard Medical School

Mark Albanese, MD, Medical Director of Physician Health Services, Massachusetts Medical Society; Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Part-time, Harvard Medical School

Angela Bader, MD, MPH, Professor of Anaesthesia

Raquel Bartz, MD, Associate Professor of Anaesthesia

Karen Boretsky, MD, Assistant Professor of Anaesthesia

Maurizio Bottiroli, MD, Instructor in Anaesthesia

Emery Brown, MD, PhD

Edward Hood Taplin Professor of Medical Engineering
Institute for Medical Engineering and Science
Professor of Computational Neuroscience
Picower Institute for Learning and Memory
Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Warren M. Zapol Professor of Anaesthesia
Harvard Medical School

Jerome Crowley, MD, Instructor in Anaesthesia

Gregory Crosby, MD, Professor of Anaesthesia

Jennifer Dearden, MD, Assistant Professor of Anaesthesia

Michaela K. Farber, MD, MS, Associate Professor of Anaesthesia

Lynne Ferrari, MD, Associate Professor of Anaesthesia

Michael Fitzsimons, MD, Associate Professor of Anaesthesia

Susan M. Goobie, MD, FRCPC, Associate Professor of Anaesthesia

Philip Hess, MD, Associate Professor of Anaesthesia; Associate Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology

Ryan Horvath, MD, PhD, Instructor in Anaesthesia

Cathie Jones, MD, Instructor in Anaesthesia

Brinda Kamdar, MD, Assistant Professor of Anaesthesia

Anastasia Katsiampoura, MD, Instructor in Anaesthesia

Kate Lally, MD, Instructor in Medicine

Kathleen Lee, MD, Instructor in Medicine

Richard Leiter, MD, MA, Assistant Professor of Medicine

Yuan-Chi Lin, MD, Associate Professor of Anaesthesia (Pediatrics)

Nadav Levy, MD, Assistant Professor of Anaesthesia

James Taylor Lloyd, MD, Instructor in Anaesthesia

Shu (Denis) Lu, MD, Instructor in Anaesthesia

Adnan Majid, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine

Keira Mason, MD, Associate Professor of Anaesthesia

Daniel McGrail, MD, Instructor in Anaesthesia

Rebecca Minehart, MD, Assistant Professor of Anaesthesia

Sue Morris, PsyD, Instructor in Psychology

Jeremi Mountjoy, MD, MSc, FRCPC, Assistant Professor of Anaesthesia

Emily Naoum, MD, Instructor in Anaesthesia

Louisa Palmer, MD, Assistant Professor of Anaesthesia

Ameeka Pannu, MD, Instructor in Anaesthesia

Satya Krishna Ramachandran, MD, Associate Professor of Anaesthesia

Kristin Schreiber, MD, PhD, Associate Professor of Anaesthesia

Sankalp Sehgal, MD, Instructor in Anaesthesia

Aidan Sharkey, MD, Instructor in Anaesthesia

Sulpicio Soriano, MD, Professor of Anaesthesia

Alexander Stone, MD, Assistant Professor of Anaesthesia

Eswar Sundar, MD, Assistant Professor of Anaesthesia

Sugantha Sundar, MD, Assistant Professor of Anaesthesia

Lawrence Tsen, MD, Associate Professor of Anaesthesia

Cynthia Tung, MD, Assistant Professor of Anaesthesia

Lynne Uhl, MD, Associate Professor of Pathology

Assia Valovska, MD, FASA, Assistant Professor of Anaesthesia

Susan Vassallo, MD, Assistant Professor of Anaesthesia

Kamen V. Vlassakov, MD, Associate Professor of Anaesthesia

Stephanie Yacoubian, MD, Instructor in Anaesthesia