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PPiQSO Structure

ppiqso structure

 

Director

  • Nair, Bala G., PhD Research Associate Professor, UWMC
    Research Faculty
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    Bala G. Nair, PhD

    Research Associate Professor,
    Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine

    nairbg@u.washington.edu

    Primary Location: UW Medical Center

    Professional Interests: Bioengineering and IT research in critical care, anesthesia information and decision support systems, closed-loop glucose control, biological modeling and signal processing.

Director of Outcomes Research

  • Posner, Karen L., PhD Research Professor, UWMC
    Research Faculty
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    Karen L. Posner, PhD

    Research Professor, Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine;
    Laura Cheney Professor of Anesthesia Patient Safety

    posner@uw.edu

    Primary Location: UW Medical Center

    Research Interests: Patient safety, medical liability, cost, quality, outcomes of medical care, and clinical decision-making.

Core Members

Medical Advisory Board

  • Crowder, C. Michael, MD, PhD Professor and Chair, UWMC
    Regular Faculty
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    C. Michael Crowder, MD, PhD

    Professor and Chair, Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine
    Allan J. Treuer Endowed Professor of Anesthesiology
    Adjunct Professor of Genome Sciences

    cmc53@uw.edu

    Primary Location: UW Medical Center

  • Domino, Karen B., MD, MPH Professor & Vice Chair (Clinical Research), UWMC
    Regular Faculty
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    Karen B. Domino, MD, MPH

    Professor &
    Vice Chair for Clinical Research
    Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine
    Adjunct Professor, Neurological Surgery

    kdomino@uw.edu

    Primary Location: UW Medical Center

    Clinical Interests: Pulmonary physiology, quality assurance, neuroanesthesia, trauma anesthesia.

    Personal Interests: Parenting, hiking, camping, cooking, gardening.

  • Vavilala, Monica S., MD Professor & Director, HIPRC, HMC
    Regular Faculty
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    Monica S. Vavilala, MD

    Professor & Director of Faculty Fellowships
    Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine
    Professor, Pediatrics;
    Adjunct Professor, Neurological Surgery;
    Director, Harborview Injury Prevention & Research Center (HIPRC)

    vavilala@u.washington.edu

    Primary Location: Harborview Medical Center

    Professional Interests: Interested in epidemiology, pathophysiology and outcomes after traumatic brain injury.

  • Bowdle, T. Andrew, MD, PhD Professor & Director (CT Anesth Simulation), UWMC
    Regular Faculty
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    T. Andrew Bowdle, MD, PhD

    Professor & Director of Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology Simulation,
    Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine;
    Adjunct Professor, Pharmaceutics

    bowdle@uw.edu

    Primary Location: UW Medical Center

    Clinical Interests: Cardiothoracic anesthesiology, echocardiography, physiologic monitoring.

    Research Interests: Clinical pharmacology, patient safety and outcomes.

    Personal Interests: Skiing, photography and cycling.

  • Turk, Dennis C., PhD John & Emma Bonica Professor, UWMC
    Regular Faculty
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    Dennis C. Turk, PhD

    John & Emma Bonica Professor
    of Anesthesiology & Pain Research, Director of C-PRIME (Center for Pain Research on Impact, Measurement, and Effectiveness)
    Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine

    turkdc@u.washington.edu

    Primary Location: UW Medical Center

    Professional Interests: Research related to multidisciplinary assessment of patients with chronic pain, identification of patient subgroups and customizing treatment, clinical trials of treatments of chronic pain, and adaptation to chronic diseases. A Special Government Employee of the US Food and Drug Administration, Co-chair of the Initiative on Methods, Measurement, and Pain Assessment in Clinical Trials (IMMPACT.org), and Editor-in-Chief of The Clinical Journal of Pain.

  • Lang, John D., MD Assoc Professor & Co-Assoc. Chief (UWMC Clinical Svs), UWMC
    Regular Faculty
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    John D. Lang, MD

    Associate Professor, Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine;
    Associate Chief, UW Medical Center
    Anesthesiology Clinical Services;
    Adjunct Associate Professor,
    Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine;
    Researcher, Mitochondria & Metabolism Center

    jdlang@uw.edu

    Primary Location: UW Medical Center

    Reseach Interests: Influences of hypercapnia on inflammatory cell signaling pathways in relevant clinical translational models of lung injury. Effects of nitric oxide and nitrite anion on attenuating hepatic ischemia-reperfusion injury during transplantation.

  • Dagal, Armagan, MD, FRCA Associate Professor, HMC
    Regular Faculty
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    Armagan Dagal, MD, FRCA

    Associate Professor, Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine

    dagal@uw.edu

    Primary Location: Harborview Medical Center

    Teaching Interests: Physics and measurement in anesthesia. Advanced cardiac, respiratory and neurophysiology.

    Clinical Interests: Trauma, spine and orthopaedic anesthesia.

    Research Interests: Spinal cord perfusion; perioperative management of impaired spinal cord function; massive blood loss and fluid management in major surgery; and acute kidney injury.

  • Jelacic, Srdjan, MD Assistant Professor, UWMC
    Regular Faculty
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    Srdjan Jelacic, MD

    Assistant Professor,
    Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine

    sjelacic@uw.edu

    Primary Location: UW Medical Center

  • Van Cleve, Wil, MD Assistant Professor, UWMC
    Regular Faculty
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    Wil Van Cleve, MD, MPH

    Assistant Professor; Associate Program Director & Director of Curriculum, UWMC,
    Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine

    vancleve@uw.edu

    Primary Location: UW Medical Center

  • Slade, Ian, MD Acting Assistant Professor, HMC
    Regular Faculty
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    Ian Slade, MD

    Acting Assistant Professor
    Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine

    Primary Location: Harborview Medical Center

  • Martin, Liz, MD Assistant Professor, SCH
    Regular Faculty
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    Liz Martin, MD

    Assistant Professor
    Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine

    lizabeth.martin@seattlechildrens.org

    Primary Location: Seattle Children's Hospital

    Seattle Children's Bio

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