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Department of Anesthesiology, Critical Care and Pain Medicine Research | Overview

Research by the staff of the Department of Anesthesiology, Critical Care and Pain Medicine extends into realms well beyond the traditional academic structure. The cutting edge research within the department brings together Innovative basic science, translational clinical projects, and entrepreneurial work in care delivery while fostering interdisciplinary collaboration and innovation across multiple clinical specialties. Departmental staff also explore innovation in medical education for technical, clinical and communication skills using advanced simulation training.  This research allows the Department to further its dedication to translating innovative research findings into the most advanced patient care.

Faculty and researchers actively pursue both clinical and laboratory research projects at Boston Children's Hospital. Clinical research is performed within the operating rooms, intensive care units, and wards. Laboratory research is performed in the Anesthesia and Critical Care Laboratory at the John F. Enders Pediatric Research Laboratories. Fellows in all programs are encouraged to participate.


Clinical trials at Boston Children’s Hospital


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