16th World Congress of Anaesthesiologists

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

Gail Van Norman

Affiliation: Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, Bioethics University of Washington, Seattle WA, United States;

Statement of expertise for the sub-committee: Internationally recognized clinical bioethicist in the field of anesthesiology

Biography: Dr. Van Norman is board Certified in Internal Medicine and Anesthesiology, with Fellowship in Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology from the University of Washington, Seattle WA. She has practiced in both private and academic settings, is past Medical Director of the Preanesthesia Clinic at the University of Washington Medical Center, and current Compliance Officer for the Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine. She is certified in clinical ethics through the University of Washington, and has served as a member and past chair of the American Society of Anesthesiologists Committee on Ethics. Her work in ethics includes numberous peer-reviewed articles, book chapters. Her textbook, Clinical Ethics in Anesthesiology is published through Cambridge University Press.

Disclosure of Interest: None declared


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