• Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself.

    John Dewey

  • Our Department has a long history of excellence in patient care, key contributions to anesthesia research, and outstanding resident training. This Department is unique as the DFW area is the largest metropolitan area in the country with only one residency training program. This environment allows our residents to benefit from a wide and rich variety of surgical cases that is difficult to match anywhere in the nation.

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  • Dr. Delin receives high commendations

    “I just wanted to commend Laura Delin on her outstanding work during her PHHS PACU/chiefing rotation..."

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    Blue Ribbon Committee, Assemble!

    We would like to thank the blue ribbon committee which was assembled to provide feedback and create a path forward to address departmental issues of concern which were identified in the 2019 AAMC Standpoint Survey.

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    Dr. Zheng impresses with eagerness to learn

    One of our newest faculty members, Stephen Zheng, has already impressed many with his positive attitude and eagerness to learn the ropes throughout multiple Divisions in a short amount of time.

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    ANES Faculty Bootcamp

    Best Practices for Incorporating Trainees into the Clinical Environment

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  • History & Awards

    The Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Management was officially formed in 1955 under the direction of Dr. Jenkins. Currently under the direction of Dr. Charles Whitten, the Department has certainly changed over the [...]

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    The Dennis F. Landers M.D., Ph.D. Teaching Award

    The Dennis F. Landers M.D., Ph.D. Teaching Award is presented on behalf of the residents in recognition of the faculty member who has four or less years of experience in practice with UT Southwestern, Department of [...]

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    Faculty of the Year

    Typically given to the Faculty member who displays the values and principals our department holds high, including scholarly contributions, advancements in research, investment in residents, etc.John Alexander, [...]

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