Jodi Sherman, MD

Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology; Environmental Compliance Officer; Affiliated Faculty, Climate Change and Health Initiative, School of Public Health

Departments & Organizations

Anesthesiology: Perioperative & Adult Anesthesiology

Climate Change and Health

Faculty Research

Yale Medicine

Office of Cooperative Research


Dr. Sherman is an internationally recognized speaker and author in the emerging field of sustainability in anesthesia. Her research interest is in life cycle assessment (LCA) of anesthetic practice, quantifying energy, greenhouse gas emissions, human health impacts, and economic densities of anesthetic drugs, OR devices, and perioperative behaviors to help guide clinical decision making toward more ecologically sustainable practices. Dr. Sherman collaborates with environmental engineers, epidemiologists and health economists towards this goal, and also serves on the Environmental Task Force of the American Society of Anesthesiologists. Dr. Sherman is the recipient of the Anesthesia Patient Safety Foundation award for her work, "Environmental and public health impacts of anesthesia alternatives."

Education & Training

MD SUNY Downstate College of Medicine (2002)
Resident Stanford
Fellow, T-32 Research University California, San Francisco
Intern Columbia
Board Certification AB of Anesthesiology, Anesthesiology (2010)

Honors & Recognition

  • Certificate of Outstanding Recognition for SustainabilityOffice of Sustainability (2015)

  • Environmental and public health impacts of anesthesia alternativesAnesthesia Patient Safety Foundation (2015)

Professional Service

  • American Society of Anesthesiologists (2010) Co-Chair, Environmental Task Force (since 2016)

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Contact Info

Jodi Sherman, MD
Patient Care Location
Yale AnesthesiologyYale-New Haven Hospital
20 York Street

New Haven, CT 06510
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Mailing Address
333 Cedar Street
New Haven, CT 06520

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