PGY-2 (CA-1)

My second year of residency training

CA-1 Resident Poster Symposium

For the last several years, our program has hosted an annual anesthesiology poster symposium where CA-1 (PGY-2) residents discuss interesting cases or topics in anesthesiology....

Preparation for the ABA Basic Board Exam

Current 2nd year anesthesia residents around the country will be the second group to take the American Board of Anesthesiology's (ABA) "basic" exam (basically,...

National Doctor’s Day 2015

Yesterday was National Doctor's Day, a day dedicated to recognizing the service of physicians. Interestingly enough, the date (March 30th) is the anniversary of...

Most Well-Rounded Call Thus Far

I was dreading night call on a Friday (the 13th, never the less) at the trauma hospital. Typically the shift is full of people...

Second CA-1 Airway Month

I'm well into this month (a second month dedicated to managing difficult airways) which has been filled with call shifts thus far. I wanted...


I'm a cardiothoracic anesthesiology fellow and double board certified intensivist and anesthesiologist at Harvard looking to improve medical education, diagnostics, and patient safety while promoting team-based, patient-centered care.