Department of Anesthesiology & Perioperative Care: School of Medicine: University of California, Irvine

News in 2012

Maxime Cannesson, MD, PhD, New Section Editor for Anesthesia & Analgesia

December 6, 2012

Congratulations to Maxime Cannesson, MD, PhD on his new appointment as the new Section Editor for Technology, Computing, and Monitoring for the Journal Anesthesia & Analgesia.

Joint Surgical Home Launched

October 9, 2012

The VBP Program, as required by the Affordable Care Act, is the beginning of an historic change in how Medicare pays health care providers and facilities. For the first time, hospitals across the country will be paid for inpatient acute care services based on care quality, not on the quantity of the services they provide.

Dr. Michelle Fortier Awarded $729K Grant from the American Cancer Society

October 4, 2012

Dr. Michelle Fortier has been awarded a $729,000 prestigious career grant through the American Cancer Society (ACS).

The Mentored Research Scholar Grant in Applied and Clinical Research from ACS provides support for mentored research to junior faculty in order to develop into independent investigators in cancer control and prevention.