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Anita Honkanen

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  • Clinical Offices
    Department of Anesthesia 300 Pasteur Dr H3580 MC 5640 Stanford, CA 94305
    Tel Work (650) 724-2668 Fax (650) 725-8544
  • Academic Offices
    Personal Information
    Alternate Contact
    Jessica Jimenez Pediatric Division Administrator Tel Work 650-723-5728
    Not for medical emergencies or patient use

Professional Overview

Clinical Focus

  • Pediatric Anesthesia
  • Anesthesia

Academic Appointments

Administrative Appointments

  • Clinical Professor of Anesthesia, Stanford University (2011 - present)
  • Co-Director Operating Rooms, Lucile Packard Children's Hospital (2007 - present)
  • Chief of Pediatric Anesthesia, Stanford University (2006 - present)
  • Clinical Associate Professor in Anesthesia, Stanford Medical School (2006 - 2011)
  • Clinical Assistant Professor in Anesthesia, Stanford Medical School (2003 - 2006)
  • Instructor in Anesthesia, Harvard Medical School (1995 - 1999)

Boards, Advisory Committees, Professional Organizations

  • Section on Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, Executive Committee, American Academy of Pediatrics (2013 - present)

Professional Education

Medical Education: Tufts University MA (1987)
Board Certification: Pediatric Anesthesia, American Board of Anesthesiology
Board Re-Certification: American Board of Anesthesiology, Anesthesia (2009)
MS: Stanford University, Health Services Research (2012)
Fellowship: Children's Hospital Boston MA (1994)
Board Certification: Anesthesia, American Board of Anesthesiology (1996)
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Scientific Focus

Current Research and Scholarly Interests

Developing educational and system testing models for team OR environment using high fidelity simulation
Studying Pediatric Perioperative Outcomes and Cost-effectiveness for Pediatric Surgical and Anesthetic Care


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