Stony Brook Anesthesiology in the News

updated 21-Jun-2022
Drs. Stephen Probst and Thomas Corrado graduated from the SUNY Clinical Leadership Academy". Read more
Dr. Joshua Dubnau received a $1,797,890 research grant from the National Institute on Aging. Read more
The Keynote Speaker at the 2022 Peter Glass Academic Research Evening was Harold L. Paz, MD, MS, Executive Vice President for Health Sciences, Stony Brook University and Chief Executive Officer, Stony Brook University Medicine. Read more
Dr. Bharati Scott was honored and recognized as "A Woman of Distinction" by Hon. Keith Brown, the New York State Assemblyman from the 12th district. Read more
Dr. Srinivas Pentyala and CVD Material Corporation (Industry Collaborator) had two NIH-SBIR grants funded.Read more
Dental Anesthesia Residents Dr. Benny Statman, Dr. Jennifer Kim, and Dr. Aaron Sigona achieved national top scores on the ITE. Read more
The Stony Brook University Pain and Analgesia Research Center (SPARC), Dr. Shao-Jun Tan, Director, has just published its first manuscript! Read more
Igor Izrailtyan, MD, FACC has been promoted to Clinical Professor of Anesthesiology. Read more
Dr. Eman Nada was named the Medical Director of the Acute Pain Service. Read more
Dr. Stephen Probst was named the Associate Medical Director of Perioperative Services. Read more
Dr. Thomas Corrado was named the Medical Director of Perioperative Services. Read more
Dr. Stephen Vitkun was awarded the NYSSA Distinguished Service Award in recognition of his many years of service.
Stony Brook Children’s Hospital Unplanned Extubations PI Team was recognized with Stony Brook Medicine’s iCare Award in the category of Excellence in Clinical Outcomes for 2021. Read more
Dr. Ursula Landman was elected Secretary Treasurer at the annual American Osteopathic College of Anesthesiologists (AOCA) Vital Anesthesia Practice Optimization Review (VAPOR) meeting. Read more
Dr. Shao-Jun Tang , has joined our basic research faculty. In addition to directing his research program, Dr. Tang will serve as Vice Chair for Research and as the Inaugural Director of The Stony Brook University Pain and Analgesia Research Center (SPARC). Read more
Dr. Rebecca Monastero, a SB Medicine 2021 graduate who is working in Dr. Pentyala’s lab, is the recipient of American Academy of Neurology 2021 Medical Student Prize for Excellence in Neurology. Read more
Vamiq Mustahsan, a PhD student who is working in Dr. Pentyala’s lab, is the recipient of SBU Presidential Dissertation Completion Award. Read more
Stony Brook University Hospital has been voted "Best Maternity Ward". Read more
Stony Brook Anesthesiology has been accepted as a Center of Excellence by the Society of Obstetric Anesthesia and Perinatology. Read more
Dr. Martin Kaczocha promoted to Associate Professor with Tenure. Read more
Dr. Sergio Bergese appointed vice chair for faculty development. Read more
Our founding chairman, Paul J. Poppers has been awarded the 2021 Joseph P. Giffin Memorial Wall of Distinction Honor. Read more
An article authored by Drs. Ramon Abola, Elliott Bennett-Guerrero, and TJ Gan is one of the 500 most cited articles in Anesthesia & Analgesia that was published between 2018 and 2020. [Read more]
Drs. Sergio Bergese and Ana Mavarez-Martinez published a paper about postoperative delirium in JAMA Surgery. It has received attention in the popular press. [Read more]
Dr. Jun Lin was appointed an Editorial Board member of the Journal of Recent Patents on Anti-Cancer Drug Discovery. [Read more]
Dr. Sergio Bergese has been elected to serve on the Executive Committee of the Renaissance School of Medicine at Stony Brook. [Read more]
New York's Center for Economic Growth featured the cancer research being done by Dr. Jun Lin and Dr. Martin Kaczocha in the August 2020 issue of their Research Connection newsletter. [Read more]
CA-3 Resident Dr. Duran Mitchell wrote a Residents' Review "Living #BlackLivesMatter in Medicine" for the August 2020 issue of the ASA Monitor.
Dr. Jun Lin has been named a Fellow of the American Society of Anesthesiologists . [Read more]
Dr. Srinivas Pentyala was inducted into the National Academy of Inventors. [Read more]
Dr. Michelino Puopolo received a $360,000 grant from NY State for his proposal "Targeting CaV3.2 calcium channel to treat chronic neuropathic pain following Spinal Cord Injury". [Read more]
Dr. Martin Kaczocha and his colleagues were awarded a 5-year, $4.2 million grant from the National Cancer Institute for their project "Development of the Next Generation of FABP5 Inhibitors to Treat Prostate Cancer". [Read more]
Dr. Tiffany Angelo joined the obstetric anesthesiology division of our department. [Read more]
Dr. Jun Lin's research team published a paper in Nature Communications about the relationship between the choice of anesthesia and cancer metastasis. [Read more]
Dr. Vahe Tateosian was awarded Fellow status in the American Academy of Pediatrics. [Read more]
Dr. Zhaosheng Jin won first prize in the 2019 PGA Resident Research Contest. [Read more]