Extraordinary care through a unique culture of innovation, education, research, and professional growth.

Duke Anesthesiology reflects the comprehensive effort of an exceptional team of anesthesia physicians, nurses, and staff to advance patient care within Duke University Medical Center and the field of medicine at large. Through excellence in physician leadership, research, education, and innovation, we improve perioperative outcomes and establish the very best in patient care.

Education & Training

Duke Anesthesiology’s nationally-acclaimed residency and fellowship programs are fueled by the dedication of our world-class faculty who equip the next generation of leaders with the tools to change the world around them.

Research Excellence

Duke Anesthesiology continues to push the limits of modern science through support of innovative research concepts, recruitment of research faculty, and training the clinical and basic scientists of tomorrow, advancing patient care.

Patient Care

Duke Anesthesiology’s vision is to be the leader in advancing perioperative medicine and pain management. Through extraordinary expertise, research, innovation and compassion, we are transforming the future of patient care.

Upcoming Events

MARCH 4, 2020

High Value Critical Care for Patients with Serious Illness: The Role of Palliative Care

Nita Khandelwal, MD

Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine
University of Washington

Duke University Hospital Room 2001
7 am – 8 am

MARCH 2-3, 2020
NEW Duke Ultrasound Guided Regional Anesthesia Preceptorship
Duke University Medical Center
Durham, NC
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MARCH 6, 2020
MOCA® Simulation Course at Duke
Duke Human Simulation and Patient Safety Center
Durham, NC
7:30 am – 3:30 pm
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MARCH 9-11, 2020
Visiting Preceptorship in Intraoperative Transesophageal Echocardiography
Duke University Medical Center
Durham, NC
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JUNE 18-20, 2020
NEW POETTS Cardiopulmonary Exercise Testing Course & Duke Anesthesiology Prehabilitation Symposium
Trent Semans Center, Duke University, Durham, NC
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SEPTEMBER 18-20, 2020
NC Society of Anesthesiologists Annual Meeting
The Charleston Marriott
Charleston, SC
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OCTOBER 2-7, 2020
ANESTHESIOLOGY Annual Meeting
Walter E. Washington Convention Center
Washington, DC
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