Vesna Jevtovic-Todorovic, MD, PhD, MBA
Professor and Chair, Department of Anesthesiology
University of Colorado Hospital, School of Medicine


  • Anesthesia and developmental neurotoxicity: primum non nocere
  • August 24th, 2016 - 7:00 AM

Michael Gropper, MD, PhD
Professor and Chair of Anesthesia and Perioperative Care
Director of Critical Care Medicine
University of California, San Francisco


  • Preventing Harm in Critically Ill Patients
  • November 2nd, 2016 - 7:00 AM

Mike Crowder, MD, PhD
Professor and Chair, Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine
University of Washington School of Medicine


  • Panning for Gold: Forward Screens for Hypoxia Resistance Agents
  • December 7th, 2016 - 7:00 AM

James Di Nardo, MD
Senior Associate in Cardiac Anesthesia
Chief, Division of Cardiac Anesthesia
Professor of Anesthesia
Boston Children's Hospital


  • Exercise Physiology as it Applies to You and Your Patients
  • January 25th, 2017 - 7:00 AM

George Mashour, MD, PhD
Associate Dean for Clinical and Translational Research
Director, Michigan Institute for Clinical & Health Research (MICHR)
Director, Center for Consciousness Science
Bert N. La Du Professor of Anesthesiology Research
Faculty, Neuroscience Graduate Program
The University of Michigan Medical School


  • Ketamine and Conciousness
  • February 22nd, 2017 - 7:00 AM

Hilary Grocott, MD
Professor, Departments of Anesthesia & Perioperative Medicine and Surgery
University of Manitoba
Editor-in-Chief, Canadian Journal of Anesthesia
*Scientific Evening Guest Judge*


  • Everything You Thought Was Right Turned Out to be Wrong: Finding the Truth in Anesthesia Research
  • March 8th, 2017 - 7:00 AM

Jean-Francois Pittet, MD
David Hill Chestnut Endowed Professor of Anesthesiology & Perioperative Medicine
Director, Division of Critical Care and Perioperative Medicine
University of Alabama Hospital at Birmingham School of Medicine
Editor-in-Chief, Anesthesia & Analgesia


  • Post-traumatic Coagulation Abnormalities
  • March 22nd, 2017 - 7:00 AM

Current Visiting Professor Lectures

Past Visiting Professors

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