16th World Congress of Anaesthesiologists

28 August - 2 September 2016
Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre

Jodi Sherman

Affiliation: Anesthesiology Yale University, School of Medicine, New Haven, United States;

Award / titles received: 2015 Certificate of Outstanding Recognition for Sustainability, Yale University 2015 – 2017 Anesthesia Patient Safety Foundation Award, “Environmental Impacts of Anesthesia Alternatives” 2015 Certificate of Outstanding Recognition for Sustainability, Yale University 2015 – 2017 Anesthesia Patient Safety Foundation Award, “Environmental Impacts of Anesthesia Alternatives”

Statement of expertise for the sub-committee: Jodi Sherman is Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology at Yale University, School of Medicine. She is also the Environmental Compliance Officer of perioperative services at Yale-New Haven Hospital. Dr. Sherman is an internationally recognized speaker and author in the emerging field of sustainability in anesthesia. Her research interest is in life cycle assessment (LCA) of anesthetic practice, quantifying energy, greenhouse gas emissions, human health impacts, and economic densities of anesthetic drugs, OR devices, and perioperative behaviors to help guide clinical decision making toward more ecologically sustainable practices. Dr. Sherman collaborates with environmental engineers, epidemiologists and health economists towards this goal, and also serves on the Environmental Task Force of the American Society of Anesthesiologists. Jodi Sherman is Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology at Yale University, Schoolof Medicine. She is also the Environmental Compliance Officer of perioperativeservices at Yale-New Haven Hospital. Dr. Sherman is an internationallyrecognized speaker and author in the emerging field of sustainability inanesthesia. Her research interest is in life cycle assessment (LCA) of anestheticpractice, quantifying energy, greenhouse gas emissions, human health impacts,and economic densities of anesthetic drugs, OR devices, and perioperativebehaviors to help guide clinical decision making toward more ecologicallysustainable practices. Dr. Sherman collaborates with environmental engineers,epidemiologists and health economists towards this goal, and also serves on theEnvironmental Task Force of the American Society of Anesthesiologists.

Biography: Dr. Sherman is an internationally recognized speaker and author in the emerging field of sustainability in anesthesia. Her research interest is in life cycle assessment (LCA) of anesthetic practice, quantifying energy, greenhouse gas emissions, human health impacts, and economic densities of anesthetic drugs, OR devices, and perioperative behaviors to help guide clinical decision making toward more ecologically sustainable practices.

 


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