Faculty & Staff


Roberta L. Hines

Department Chair

Nicholas M. Greene Professor of Anesthesiology; Department Chair and Chief, Anesthesiology


Braveman, Ferne Raye

Professor of Anesthesiology and of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences
Division Chief, Anesthesiology
Vice Chair, Clinical Affairs
Director, Obstetrics & Gynecology Anesthesiology

Clinical Interests:Acute pain management; Ob/Gyn anesthesia; High-risk obstetrics

Lagasse, Robert

Professor of Anesthesiology
Director, Quality Management & Perioperative Safety

Clinical Interests:general anesthesia; regional anesthesia; acute pain management

Niklason, Laura E

Professor of Anesthesiology and of Biomedical Engineering and Residential College Associate Fellow in Faculty of Arts and Sciences
Division Chief
Vice Chair, Research

Clinical Interests:Critical care medicine; vascular disease; heart failure

Rohloff, Charlene L

Clinical Administrator, Department of Anesthesiology

Rosenbaum, Stanley H

Professor of Anesthesiology, of Medicine (Pulmonary) and of Surgery (Trauma)
Division Chief
Vice Chair, Academic Affairs
Director, Perioperative & Adult Anesthesia

Clinical Interests:Critical care medicine; general anesthesia; medical ethics

Silverman, David G

Professor of Anesthesiology
Director of Departmental Clinical Research

Clinical Interests:Preoperative assessment and planning for the surgical patient; Neuromuscular disorders and neuromuscular blocking drugs;

Stout, Robert Gregory

Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
Associate Medical Director, YNHH Perioperative Services

Clinical Interests:Thoracic and vascular anesthesiology; perioperative administration; clinical automated record-keeping systems and hospital-wide EMR integration.

Vaughn, Douglas W

Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
Senior Director, Anesthesia Operations
Medical Director, Perioperative Services

Clinical Interests:major vascular anesthesia; neuroanesthesia