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Adam Sapirstein, MD

Adam Sapirstein, MD

Assistant Professor, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine
Division Chief, Adult Critical Care / Surgical Intensive Care Unit
The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Sheikh Zayed Tower
1800 Orleans Street
Baltimore, MD 21287

Phone: 410-955-5464
Appointment Phone: 410-955-6353


Dr. Adam Sapirstein is an associate professor of anesthesiology and critical care medicine and an assistant professor of surgery at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. His area of clinical expertise is adult critical care. He is director of the Division of Adult Critical Care Medicine and is on faculty at the Armstrong Institute for Patient Safety and Quality.

Dr. Sapirstein received his medical degree from Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine and completed a residency in anesthesiology at Massachusetts General Hospital. He also performed a fellowship in anesthesiology and critical care medicine at Massachusetts General Hospital.

His research focuses on the roles of phospholipases A2 and their lipid metabolites in brain injury.

He is a member of the American Society of Anesthesiologists, the American Association for the Advancement of Science, the Society for Neuroscience and the Society for Critical Care Medicine.

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Scheduled Events

ACCM Grand Rounds take place Thursdays at 7 AM in Hurd Hall. Windows Media Player is required to view webcasts.

9/3: ERAS Updates and Research – Chris Wu, MD
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9/10: Combined Multidisciplinary Grand Rounds with Nursing: "Safety Attitude Questionnaire Survey" – Laurie Saletnik, DNP
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Evidence-based Transfusion Practice and Blood Management Programs – Steven M. Frank, MD
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The Mark C. Rogers Lectureship: Future Trends in Reimbursement of Hospital-Based Physicians – Chet Burrell, President and Chief Executive Officer of CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
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Sustainability in Medicine & Anesthesia – Lauren C. Berkow, MD
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