Patient Care

Patient Care

Our clinical faculty provide outstanding patient-centered care at four leading academic medical centers, which includes the only Level 1 trauma center in 4 states that is the model for paramedic systems across the nation.




We pride ourselves on the depth and breadth of the training we offer. When a physician completes our program, he or she is equipped to handle any clinical situation during the perioperative period.


PEERs Program


Our faculty engage in multidisciplinary research, with major emphasis in pain medicine and neuroscience, genomics and mitochondria biology, outcomes, and medical training and patient education.


Patient Care

A Message from our Chair

As a former trainee of the department, I am honored to now lead the University of Washington Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine.                           



Quality, Safety & Technology

Videos and other multi-media presentations related to current topics in quality improvement, patient safety, and anesthesia technology. (Updated: 5/13/16)         


TEE of the Month

TEE of the Month                    

Dr. Donald Oxorn presents a transesophageal echocardiogram (TEE) each month for education.                                                                                                


Grand Rounds

"Peripheral Rapid Infusion via the Corpus Caver-nosum (PRICC)"
Grand Rounds Photo

"Peripheral Rapid Infusion via the Corpus Caver-nosum (PRICC)"

Claire C. Yang, MD

Professor & Chief of Urology, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle.

Joint Grand Rounds with Surgery:
“Implementing Change in Health Care”
Joint Grand Rounds with Surgery:
Grand Rounds Photo

"Implementing Change in Health Care"

Professor Michael (Monty) G. Mythen, MBBS, MD, FRCA, FFICM, FCAI (Hon)

Smiths Medical Professor of Anaesthesia and Critical Care, University College London, UK; Director of The UCL Discovery Lab at The Institute of Sport Exercise and Health and a National Clinical Advisor UK Department of Health on Enhanced Recovery after Surgery.

Special Location:
Hogness Auditorium

6:30 - 7:30 AM
Health Sciences T-435

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Spirits of our Whaling Ancestors
182 Faculty
34 Fellows
82 Residents (CA1-3)
26 Interns (CBY)
89 CRNAs
1,381 Beds for all hospitals