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Genie S. Heitmiller, MD

Genie S. Heitmiller, MD

Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine
Division of Pediatric Anesthesia
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Medical Director, Pediatric Preoperative and Post Anesthesia Care Unit
Chair, Risk Management Committee
The Johns Hopkins Hospital

Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine
Bloomberg Children’s Center
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
1800 Orleans Street
Baltimore, MD 21287

Phone: 410-614-1162
Appointment Phone: 410-955-6353

After completing residencies in pediatrics and anesthesiology, and fellowships in pediatric and cardiac anesthesia at Johns Hopkins, Dr. Heitmiller joined the faculty in 1985 teaching residents, fellows and students. Her administrative responsibilities and academic interests are in the area of quality, safety, risk management and credentialing. These interests are carried over at the national level as a member of the Quality and Safety Committee of the Society for Pediatric Anesthesia (SPA) and as one of the founding members of Wake Up Safe, a Patient Safety Organization.

Johns Hopkins Anesthesiology Handbook

Johns Hopkins Anesthesiology Handbook
Written by residents, for residents, The Johns Hopkins Anesthesiology Handbook: Mobile Medicine Series, by Eugenie S. Heitmiller, MD and Deborah A. Schwengel, MD, is a concise, pocket-sized reference that focuses on the clinical pearls essential to successful anesthesia practice and training. Features a user-friendly templated format--along with a two-color design--that makes it easy to find the answers you need. Presents the work of the residents and faculty from Johns Hopkins University to provide you with the most current and comprehensive clinical handbook available. Offers evidence-based guidance linked to ranked evidence in anesthesia and critical care for expert recommendations on best practices. Provides lists of indications, dosages, treatments, and helpful guidelines to create a powerful clinical tool. Johns Hopkins Anesthesiology Handbook is available from or the Johns Hopkins Medical Book Center at 1830 East Monument Street.

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Grand Rounds take place Thursdays at 7 AM in Hurd Hall.

10/2: "Integrating Perioperative And Palliative Care Through Patient-Centered Outcomes Research (PCOR)" – Rebecca Aslakson, MD, PhD
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Eighth Robert A. Abraham, MD Endowed Lecture: "Post-Cesarean Pain Management: Past, Present, and Future" – Brendan Carvalho, MBBCh, FRCA, MDCH
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"Translational Therapies for Pediatric Traumatic Brain Injury" – Courtney Robertson, MD
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