PGY-2 (CA-1)

My second year of residency training

Who Do We Save?

Trauma anesthesia is a whole different game - you never know what could roll through the door at a moment's notice. Some patients are...

Onto CA-1 Cardiac Anesthesia!

As a first year anesthesia resident, I've already done roughly 10 cases requiring cardiopulmonary bypass (all of which had Swan-Ganz catheters too), but now I'm...

Night Before CA-1 In-Training Exam (ITE)

I'm less than 10 hours from taking my yearly anesthesiology in-training exam (ITE). :shock:I took this exam a year ago as an intern prior to...

Learning Transesophageal Echocardiography with Google Glass

Today I took part in a study assessing the utility of Google Glass in navigating the 20 standard views of conventional transesophageal echocardiography (TEE)....

Finished With My First Difficult Airway Rotation

Been almost a month since my last blog post - during that time, I completed my first dedicated month of "difficult airway" training with...


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.