Faculty

Alyssa Brzenski, MD
Associate Clinical Professor of Anesthesiology
Chief, Pediatric Anesthesia
Co-Director, Pediatric Anesthesia Education
MD: Loma Linda University
Anesthesiology Residency: University of California, San Diego
Fellowship: Pediatric Anesthesia, University of Colorado
Specialty & Interests: Pediatric Anesthesia, Pediatric Craniofacial Anesthesia, and Liver Transplant

Brian J. Frugoni, MD
Assistant Clinical Professor of Anesthesiology
MD: University of California, San Diego
Anesthesiology Residency: University of California, San Diego
Pediatrics & Internal Medicine Residency: University of California, San Diego
Fellowship: Pediatric Anesthesiology, Stanford University
Fellowship: Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, University of California, San Diego
Specialty & Interests: Pediatric Anesthesia & Critical Care

Mark Greenberg, MD
Clinical Professor of Anesthesiology & Pediatrics
MD: Emory University
Pediatrics Residency: University of California, San Diego
Anesthesiology Residency: University of California, San Diego
Fellowship: Neonatology, University of California, San Diego
Fellowship: Pediatric Cardiothoracic Anesthesia, University of California, San Diego
Specialty & Interests: Pediatric Anesthesia, Pain, Neonatology, and Critical Care, Cardiothoracic and Liver transplant anesthesia

Daniel E. Lee, MD, PhD
Associate Clinical Professor of Anesthesiology & Pediatrics
Vice Chair for Education, Anesthesiology
Residency Program Director, Anesthesiology
Residency Program Director, Combined Internal Medicine-Anesthesiology
MD/PhD: University of Texas, Southwestern Med Center at Dallas
Pediatrics Residency: University of California, San Diego
Anesthesiology Residency: University of California, San Diego
Fellowship: Pediatric Anesthesia & Intensive Care, Great Ormond Street Hospital, London, UK
Specialty & Interests: Pediatric Anesthesia, Pediatric Critical Care, Global Health, Education Research, Medical Device Development

William J. Mazzei, MD
Vice-Chair for Technology Development
Clinical Professor of Anesthesiology
MD: Harvard Medical School
Anesthesia: Mass. General Hospital
Specialty & Interests: Ischemia Monitoring; Cardiothoracic and Liver Transplant Anesthesia; Optimization of OR Practice

Sidney Merritt, MD
Associate Clinical Professor of Anesthesiology
MD: Oregon Health Sciences University
Anesthesiology Residency: University of California, San Francisco
Fellowship: Pediatric Anesthesia, Children's Hospital, Boston
Specialty & Interests: Pediatric Anesthesia

Karim Rafaat, MD
Associate Clinical Professor of Anesthesiology & Pediatrics
Co-Director, Pediatric Anesthesia Education
MD: University of California, San Diego
Pediatrics Residency: University of California, San Diego
Fellowship: Pediatric Critical Care, Children's Hospital, San Diego -University of California, San Diego
Anesthesiology Residency: Stanford University Hospital, Stanford, CA
Fellowship: Pediatric Anesthesia, Lucile Packard Children's Hospital, Stanford, CA
Specialty & Interests: Pediatric Anesthesia & Critical Care

Administrative Support:

Julie Nguyen
University of California, San Diego Medical Center
Department of Anesthesiology
200 West Arbor Drive
San Diego, CA 92103-8770
Tel: 619- 543-6240
Fax: 619-543-6476