Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Faculty Profiles
Narasimhan  Jagannathan, MD, MBA

Narasimhan Jagannathan, MD, MBA

Professor of Anesthesiology

Focus of Work

Bio

My primary clinical interest is pediatric airway management, specifically management of the pediatric difficult airway. My research involves the clinical assessment of various airway devices including use of supraglottic airways, videolaryngoscopes, and fiberoptic bronchoscopy used in infants and children undergoing medical procedures and surgery under anesthesia; and whether these modalities improve patient safety and outcomes in clinical practice. I am involved in teaching/training residents ...[Read full text]My primary clinical interest is pediatric airway management, specifically management of the pediatric difficult airway. My research involves the clinical assessment of various airway devices including use of supraglottic airways, videolaryngoscopes, and fiberoptic bronchoscopy used in infants and children undergoing medical procedures and surgery under anesthesia; and whether these modalities improve patient safety and outcomes in clinical practice. I am involved in teaching/training residents & fellows these advanced airway management techniques including involvement in clinical research.[Shorten text]

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Education and Certification

  • MD: Sri Ramachandra Medical College & Research Institute (2001)
  • MBA: University of Tennessee/ Haslam School of Business, Business Administration (2017)
  • Internship: Wayne State University, Internal Medicine (2002)
  • Residency: Cleveland Clinic, Anesthesiology (2005)
  • Fellowship: Northwestern University, McGaw Medical Center (Children’s Memorial Hospital) (2006)
  • Board Certification: Anesthesiology, Pediatric Anesthesiology