ANESTHESIOLOGY & PAIN MEDICINEanesthesia-machine.jpeg

The Department of Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine combines exceptional training and research in the areas of anesthesia, pain medicine and perioperative care. 


Department News

  • Announcing our Department Chair - Dr. Derek Dillane

    September 14, 2022

    We are pleased to announce that the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry has appointed Dr. Derek Dillane as chair of the Department of Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine commencing Sept. 1, 2022 for a five-year term.

  • Congratulations Katherine!

    June 30, 2022

    Congratulations to our own Katherine Impey (PGY4) winner of the Best Pediatric paper at CAS 2022.

  • 2022 Research Day Award Recipients

    May 17, 2022

    There were many great presentations at this years 11th Annual Gelfan and Bell Anesthesia Continuing Education and Research Symposium. See who received which awards.

  • Read more

Upcoming Events




Teaching Hospitals

We have four major training sites that provide a wide variety of surgical and trauma exposure.

University of Alberta Hospital 

Royal Alexandra Hospital 

Grey Nuns Community Hospital

Misericordia Community Hospital 

UAH and STARS helicopter