Jodi Sherman, MD

Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and of Epidemiology (Environmental Health Sciences); Director of Sustainability, Dept. of Anesthesiology; Associate Professor of Epidemiology, Environmental Health Sciences; Affiliated Faculty, Climate Change and Health Initiative, School of Public Health

Departments & Organizations

Anesthesiology: Perioperative & Adult Anesthesiology

School of Public Health: Climate Change and Health | Environmental Health Sciences

Yale Medicine

Office of Cooperative Research

Biography

Jodi Sherman is Associate Professor of Anesthesiology at Yale School of Medicine, and Associate Professor of Epidemiology in Environmental Health Sciences and Affiliate Faculty of the Climate Change and Health Initiative at the Yale School of Public Health, and Director of Sustainability in Anesthesiology.  Dr. Sherman is an internationally recognized speaker and author in the emerging field of sustainability in clinical care.  Her research interest is in life cycle assessment (LCA) greenhouse gas emissions, human health impacts, and economic densities of entire health systems, drugs, devices, and clinical care pathways, and performance metrics to help guide clinical decision-making and professional behaviors toward more ecologically sustainable practices to improve the quality, safety and value of clinical care and protect public health. Dr. Sherman routinely collaborates with environmental engineers, epidemiologists, toxicologists, health economists, health administrators, health professionals, and sustainability professionals.

Education & Training

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

  • Yale-New Haven Hospital (2011 - Present) Chair, Perioperative Green Team

  • American Society of Anesthesiologists (2010 - Present) 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
Anesthesiology333 Cedar Street
New Haven, CT 06520