Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
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Sherif  Afifi, MD

Sherif Afifi, MD

Professor of Anesthesiology and Surgery (Organ Transplantation)

Focus of Work

Bio

Clinical areas of interest: Cardiac, Thoracic, Transplant Anesthesia; ICU care of all surgical sub-specialties
Primary areas of research interest: the control of breathing, peri-operative metabolic disorders, critical care outcomes, and resuscitation.
Education Experience: curriculum design; problem-based learning discussions (PBLD)
Administrative: peri-operative quality of care of the cardiac, thoracic, vascular, and neuro- surgical patients; Graduate Medical Education; Accreditation of Respira...[Read full text]
Clinical areas of interest: Cardiac, Thoracic, Transplant Anesthesia; ICU care of all surgical sub-specialties
Primary areas of research interest: the control of breathing, peri-operative metabolic disorders, critical care outcomes, and resuscitation.
Education Experience: curriculum design; problem-based learning discussions (PBLD)
Administrative: peri-operative quality of care of the cardiac, thoracic, vascular, and neuro- surgical patients; Graduate Medical Education; Accreditation of Respiratory Care
Publication: instructional manuals in critical care[Shorten text]

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Education and Certification

  • MD: Cairo University (1986)
  • Residency: University Hospital - SUNY (1992)
  • Residency: Cleveland Clinic (1994)
  • Fellowship: Cleveland Clinic (1995)
  • Board Certification: Anesthesiology, Critical Care Medicine

Contact

312/926-2280

NMH/Feinberg Room 5-704
251 E Huron
Chicago IL 60611