In the Department of Anesthesia, Critical Care and Pain Medicine, the Division of Education develops leaders through excellent clinical experience, strong mentorship and innovative teaching curricula. 

You may also meet our current faculty, fellows, and residents. Please contact us for alumni information.

Daniel S. Talmor, MD, MPH

Chair of Anesthesia, Critical Care, and Pain Medicine 

Stephanie B. Jones, MD

Vice Chair, Education

Anesthesia Residency

John D. Mitchell, MD

Program Director, Anesthesia Residency

Cindy M. Ku, MD

Associate Program Director, Anesthesia Residency

Sara E. Neves, MD

Associate Program Director, Anesthesia Residency

Brian P. O'Gara, MD

Director, Resident Research

Bozena R. Jachna, MD

Director, Resident Mentoring and Wellness

Anesthesia Internship

Scott D. Zimmer, MD

Director, Categorical Internship

Undergraduate Medical Education

Justin K. Stiles, MD

Director, Medical Student Education

Anesthesia Fellowships


Ruma R. Bose, MD

Program Director, Adult Cardiothoracic Anesthesia Fellowship; Program Director, Adult Structural Heart Anesthesia Fellowship

Philip E. Hess, MD

Director, Obstetric Anesthesia; Program Director, Obstetric Anesthesia Fellowship

Galina V. Korsunsky, MD

Director, Regional Anesthesia and Acute Pain Services; Program Director, Regional Anesthesia Fellowship

Dr. Nozari

Ala Nozari, MD, PhD

Director, Neuroanesthesia; Co-Director, Neuro ICU; Program Director, Neurocritical Care Fellowship


Richard John Pollard, MD

Director, Quality Improvement; Program Director, Neuroanesthesia Fellowship

Satya Krishna Ramachandran, MD

Vice Chair, Quality, Safety and Innovation; Program Director, Perioperative Quality and Safety Fellowship

Paragi H. Rana, MD

Program Director, Pain Medicine Fellowship

Shahzad Shaefi, MD, MPH

Shahzad Shaefi, MD, MPH

Program Director, Critical Care Fellowship


Eswar Sundar, MD

Director, Clinical Operations - East Campus; Program Director, Anesthesia for Out-patient Surgery Fellowship

Administrative Staff 

Mary Jane Cahill, MBA, C-TAGME
Manager, Anesthesia Graduate Education Programs

Kimberley Brown
Fellowship Coordinator

Fondo Bokembya
Recruitment Coordinator