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Marie N. Hanna, MBBCh

Marie Hanna, MBBCh

Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine
Director of Acute Pain Service
Associate Residency Program Director
Director of Education for Regional Anesthesia and Acute Pain Management

Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine
Sheikh Zayed Tower
The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
1800 Orleans Street
Baltimore, MD 21287

Main Office: 410-955-5608
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Dr. Marie Hanna has been interested in improving acute pain management, especially after surgery and injury, since the beginning of her career as an anesthesiologist. She has been instrumental in developing numerous regional anesthesia and pain management educational programs for residents, fellows, and faculty in the U.S. and abroad.

Professional Society Memberships
2007–2011      Member, American Society of Anesthesiologist
2007–present  Member, American Society of Regional Anesthesia

Professional Activities
Journal peer review: Journal of Urology (2005); Regional Anesthesia & Pain Management (2005 – present)

Awards, Honors
2003   Abraham Flexner Master Educator Award in Educational Innovation & Development, Center for Excellence in Medical Education. A peer- reviewed award recognizing outstanding faculty who have made significant contributions in educational innovation & development in the College of Medicine at the University of Kentucky.
2003   Circles of Power Award in Leadership program for Woman Faculty at University of Kentucky.
2011   Award in Leadership program for Woman Faculty at Johns Hopkins University.

Selected Publications

  1. Hanna MN, Elhassan A, Veloso PM, Lesley M, Lissauer J, Richman JM, Wu CL. Efficacy of bicarbonate in decreasing pain on intradermal injection of local anesthetics: A meta-analysis. Reg Anesth Pain Med 2009; 34(2):122-125.
  2. Hanna MN, Jeffries MA, Hamzehzadeh S, Richman JM, Veloso PM, Cox L, Wu CL. Survey of the utilization of regional and general anesthesia in a tertiary teaching hospital. Reg Anesth Pain Med 2009; 34(3):224-228.
  3. Hanna MN, Sloan PA. A comparison of levobupivacaine and ropivacaine for interscalene and femoral nerve blocks: A randomized double-blind, prospective clinical trial. J Anesth Clinic Res 2011; 2:135. doi:10.4172/2155-6148.1000135.
  4. Murphy JD, Ouanes JP, Togioka BM, Sumida SM, Isaac GR, Gelfand HJ, Hanna MN. Comparison of air and liquid for use in loss-of-resistance technique during labor epidurals: A meta-analysis. J Anesth Clinic Res 2011; 2:175. doi:10.4172/2155-6148.1000175.
  5. Hanna MN, González-Fernández M, Barrett AD, Williams KA, Pronovost P. Does patient perception of pain control affect patient satisfaction across surgical units in a tertiary teaching hospital? Am J Med Qual Feb 16, 2012 (epub ahead of print) PMID: 22345130.

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