Department of
Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine

About Us

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Our History

The University of Pittsburgh and UPMC have always been at the forefront of groundbreaking advances in the field of anesthesiology.

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AUA Members

Our department's AUA members were nominated and elected based on excellence in teaching, administration, and research.



Our faculty who have earned the FASA designation are ASA members who exhibit the highest standards in professionalism/leadership, advocacy for the anesthesiology profession and patient safety, and education.

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Our faculty who have earned the FASE designation are dedicated ASE members with an extraordinary commitment to the field of cardiovascular ultrasonography.

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Nexus is an e-magazine showcasing the latest news, contributions, accomplishments, and events from our department.

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Career Opportunities

We are actively recruiting faculty, nurse anesthetists, and postdoctoral fellows who are committed to excellence in clinical care, teaching, and/or research.

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Please help us continue the tradition of excellence by supporting our program with your tax deductible gift. Your support will enable us to expand our efforts in teaching, research, and clinical care.

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Information for employees on how to access our SharePoint intranet site.

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Contact Us

Contact information, driving directions, and parking information for visitors to our main administrative office.