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Anesthesiology Section

SCCM Anesthesiology Section

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Guidelines for Governance
Burchardi Award 

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Core Values
High-quality patient care
We seek to provide an evidence-based structure and process for the care of the critically ill. Our care should be safe, effective, efficient, patient-centered, timely, and equitable. Our approach is metric and outcomes driven. We continually strive to refine and refocus our efforts to improve patient outcomes and care.
 
An educational environment
We believe that the best care is delivered in an educational environment.
 
Discovery
We seek explanations for clinically relevant problems and strive to find and develop new and innovative solutions so that our patients are assured of receiving leading-edge care.
 
Patient, family and surrogate satisfaction
We strive to identify all patients, family members and surrogates and attempt to understand and honor their value. We pledge to measure and monitor levels of satisfaction with the care we provide and to continually improve service satisfaction.
 
Ethical practice
We value reliability, trust and integrity in all aspects of our work.
 
Safety
We strive to create a culture of safety.

Section Officers

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Chair 
Miguel A. Cobas, MD, FCCM  

Jackson South Community Hospital  
Miami, Florida, USA  
Term: 2021 to 2023  
 
Chair-elect 
Mark E. Nunnally, MD, FCCM  

NYU Langone Medical Center and School of Medicine  
New York, New York, USA  
Term: 2021 to 2023  
 
Secretary/Treasurer  
Talia K. Ben-Jacob, MD, MS  

Cooper University Hospital  
Camden, New Jersey, USA  
Term: 2021 to 2023  
 
Past Chair 
Michael Nurok, MBChB, PhD, FCCM  

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center  
Los Angeles, California, USA  
Term: 2021 to 2023  
 
Members at-Large 

Suzanne Bennett, MD, FCCM  

University of Cincinnati College of Medicine  
Cincinnati, Ohio, USA  
Term: 2020 to 2022  
 
Jose L. Diaz-Gomez, MD, FASE, FCCM  
Baylor College of Medici  
Houston, Texas, USA  
Term: 2020 to 2022  
 
Samuel M. Galvagno, Jr., DO, MS, PhD, FCCM  
University of Maryland School of Medicine  
Baltimore, Maryland, USA  
Term: 2020 to 2022  
 
Craig Steven Jabaley, MD  

Emory University Hospital  
Atlanta, Georgia, USA  
Term: 2021 to 2023  
 
Ashish K. Khanna, MD, FCCP, FCCM  
Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center  
Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA  
Term: 2021 to 2023  
 
Shahla Siddiqui, MD, MS, D.ABA, FCCM  
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center  
Newton, Massachusetts, USA  
Term: 2021 to 2023  
 
Council Liaison 
Jose L. Diaz-Gomez, MD, FASE, FCCM  

Baylor College of Medicine  
Houston, Texas, USA