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Jeffrey Schwartz, MD

Associate Professor of Anesthesiology; Director Emeritus, Residency Program, Anesthesiology

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Jeffrey Schwartz, MD

Patient Care Location

Mailing Address

  • Anesthesiology

    PO Box 208051, 333 Cedar Street, TMP 3

    New Haven, CT 06520-8051

    United States



Dr. Jeffrey Schwartz is Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Program Director Emeritus of the Anesthesiology Residency Program. Dr. Schwartz received his medical degree from State University of New York Downstate Medical Center in 1985. After completing his residency in Anesthesiology at Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center, he joined the Yale School of Medicine faculty as Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology in 1989. He was Director of Medical Student Education for 17 years, and was Director of CQI/M&M for 12 years. For 13 years, he was Program Director of the residency program. He recruited, mentored, educated, nurtured, and was the life coach for almost 300 accomplished graduates and worked to continually improve the residency program and resident wellness. His clinical interests include thoracic anesthesia, vascular anesthesia, and high-risk anesthesia. His teaching interests, in addition to one-on-one teaching in the OR, include early CA-1 education, resident remediation, and preparation for board certification. He twice received the department's Teacher of the Year award.

Education & Training

  • Resident
    Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center (1989)
  • Intern
    Staten Island University Hospital (1986)
  • MD
    State University of New York (1985)
  • BS
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Chemistry (1981)

Professional Service

American Board of AnesthesiologyAmerican Board of Anesthesiology, ADVANCED question author2015 - Present
Interhospital Study Group for Anesthesia EducationInterhospital Study Group for Anesthesia Education, Board Member2011 - Present
American Board of AnesthesiologyAmerican Board of Anesthesiology, Senior Examiner1997 - Present

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