North Americxan Neuromodulaton Society Logo with crop of "neurons-emerging-from-a-neurosphere-aditi-deshpande" photo

Given the national chronic pain and opioid epidemics, there has been growing recognition of the efficacy of neuromodulation techniques in helping to reduce patients’ pain while also reducing their opioid requirements.

UCSF Anesthesia residents and faculty at one of their Anesthesia Education Day sessions

Professor Emeritus Dr. Adrian Gelb, MB ChB, is the first author on the Canadian Journal of Anesthesia’s most downloaded article of 2018. The article was downloaded a total of 7,200 times.

Dr. James Marks pictured on Dr. Greg Winter's slide in his 2018 Nobel Prize in Chemistry Lecture

Professor of Anesthesia and Perioperative Care and Chief of Performance Excellence at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital, Dr. Jim Marks, was recognized for his ongoing antibody research, at Dr.

Anesthesia Faculty, Residents, CRNAs Group Photo, Parnassus, 2018

As the department has grown to over 600 members, with well over 200 faculty, it has become clear that we need to increase the size of our leadership team.  There are increasing administrative responsibilities related to our clinical and academic footprint, beyond what a single vice-chair or servi