Anesthesiology Department

The Department of Anesthesiology is committed to quality clinical care, outstanding educational offerings, and leading edge research.

The department’s Residency Program trains 60 anesthesiology interns and residents. The department also offers numerous opportunities for advanced training in medical simulation, education research, quality and safety, obstetrics, regional, and neuro anesthesia.

Our clinical investigators and Ph.D. researchers maintain active basic science laboratories conducting anesthesiology-related investigations with support from post-docs, fellows, residents, and graduate students.


Scholarship for visiting 4th year Anesthesiology 4 week elective rotation

We are proud to offer up to $1500 to help offset the costs of travel and housing for highly qualified medical students who wish to do a visiting 4 week anesthesiology elective rotation at UVA.

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The Department of Anesthesiology has educational opportunities for medical students, residents, and fellows, as well as continuing education events for professional anesthesiologists and nurse anesthetists.
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Research areas of clinical, basic science, translational science, educational and infomatics are an essential part of the mission of the Department of Anesthesiology.
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Global Health Initiative

The Department of Anesthesiology has an active global health program, delivering care and education to a variety of resource-limited settings.
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Pain Management

The Pain Management Center at the University of Virginia has been providing care to patients with acute and chronic pain for over 25 years. Our goal is to minimize your degree of pain and help you successfully restore your quality of life by maximizing your level of functioning and independence.

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Support Global Health

Please support Global Health and funding for future resident trips.

Make a Gift

If you would like to make a gift to further research, education, or patient care in the Department of Anesthesiology.