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Lori-Ann Marie Edwards, M.B.B.S.

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  • Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine


Pediatric Anesthesiology

Research Interests

Neuromuscular Blockade Monitoring; Quality Improvement; Costs of Care more


The Johns Hopkins Hospital

600 N. Wolfe Street
Baltimore, MD 21287 map
Phone: 410-955-6412 | Fax: 410-502-5312


As a pediatric anesthesiologist, I am dedicated to the provision of perioperative care of pediatric patients undergoing anesthesia. I have a keen interest in the improvement in the quality and safety of delivery of anesthesia in this patient population. With my experience in quality and performance improvement research, I am committed to designing initiatives that create sustainable quality and cost-effective perioperative care. more


  • Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine

Departments / Divisions



  • MBBS; University of the West Indies (2014)


  • Anesthesiology; Temple University Medical Center (2021)
  • Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine; University Hospital of the West Indies (2017)


  • Pediatric Anesthesiology; Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (2022)

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Anesthesiology (Anesthesiology) (2023)

Research & Publications

Selected Publications

Edwards, L. A., Ly, N., Shinefeld, J., & Morewood, G. (2021). Universal quantitative neuromuscular blockade monitoring at an academic medical center—A multimodal analysis of the potential impact on clinical outcomes and total cost of care. Perioperative Care and Operating Room Management, 24, 100184

Edwards, L. A., Edwards, C. V., & Tolba, R. (2020). Transforming Acute Pain Management in Sickle Cell Disease: Where Are We Now? ASRA Newsletter. August

Edwards, L. A., & McCaughan, S. A. (2021). Anesthesia for Lower Extremity Bypass. In Cardiac Anesthesia (pp. 571-579). Springer, Cham.

Tolba R., Edwards L.A., Hillen L., Agarwal D., Khan D. (2022). Cervicogenic Headache, Postdural Puncture Headache, and Spontaneous Intracranial Hypotension. In Practical Management of Pain 6th Edition. Elsevier Health Sciences.

Activities & Honors


  • Deans List, University of the West Indies
  • Third place in Brief Presentation-Original Research Category, Pennsylvania Anesthesiology Resident Research Conference 2021
  • MBBS with Honors, University of the West Indies


  • American Society of Anesthesiologists
  • Society of Pediatric Anesthesia
  • Diplomate of the American Board of Anesthesiology, 2023

Videos & Media

Lectures and Presentations

  • Universal quantitative NMB monitoring at an academic medical center – a multimodal analysis of the potential impact on clinical outcomes and total cost of care
    Research, Anesthesiology 2020
    American Society of Anesthesiology

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