Anesthesiology

Wellbeing Presentation with Dr. Carol Bernstein

Sasha Shillcutt, MD Vice Chair in the Department of Anesthesiology, hosted a Clinical Focus Group with Visiting Professor Carol Bernstein, MD for the 2nd Annual Elevating the Conversation: Rekindling Your Spark campus-wide event that took place on Tuesday, February 28, 2017. Dr. Bernstein is an Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Vice Chair for Education in Psychiatry and Director of Residency Training in Psychiatry at the NYU… Continue Reading

Dr. Shillcutt Presents to Marian High Students

Sasha Shillcutt, MD, MS, FASE, spoke to the Marian High School students on Becoming A Doctor on Thursday, March 1. Dr. Shillcutt spoke about her career path and education in pursuing a career in Cardiac Anesthesiologist and answered questions from the students about women in medicine. Dr. Shillcutt is an Associate Professor and Vice Chair for Strategy and Clinical Transformation in the Department of Anesthesiology at UNMC…. Continue Reading

Dr. Megan Chacon Publishes Chapter in “You’re wrong, I’m right-Dueling authors reexamine classic teachings in anesthesia”

M. Megan Chacon, MD was recently published in the book “You’re wrong, I’m right – Dueling authors reexamine classic teachings in anesthesia.” Dr. Chacon’s chapter is titled, “Is Regional Anesthesia for Cardiac Surgery a Good Idea?” Her chapter reviews the pros and cons of regional anesthesia for both standard and minimally invasive cardiac surgery. Dr. Chacon is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Anesthesiology… Continue Reading