Philip Liu Awards For Innovation In Anesthesia Education Recipients

2022 Recipients

Philip Liu Award for Innovation in Anesthesia Education – Education Research

Using Electroencephalography to Explore Neurocognitive Correlates of Procedural Proficiency: A Pilot Study to Compare Experts and Novices During Simulated Endotracheal Intubation

  • Deborah A. Schwengel, MD, MEHP – Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
  • Sahin Ozsoy, PhD
  • Serkan Toy, PhD – Johns Hopkins School of Medicine

Philip Liu Award for Innovation in Anesthesia Education – Innovation in Curriculum

The Pittsburgh Innovation and Technology Track (PITTrack): An integrated innovation curriculum addressing barriers to physician-led innovation

  • Stephen Z. Frabitore, MD – University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
  • Evan Lebovitz, MD, MBA – University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
  • Trent Emerick, MD, MBA – UPMC
  • Tetsuro Sakai, MD, PhD, MHA, FASA – UPMC
  • Phillip S. Adams, DO, FASA – University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

2021 Recipients

Philip Liu Award for Innovation in Anesthesia Education – Education Research

Automated case-based directed reading program improves resident reading and teaching evaluations: A prospective randomized crossover study.

  • Sumeet Gopwani, MD – MedStar Georgetown University Hospital
  • Sohan Warusha, MSIV – Georgetown University School of Medicine
  • Stephen Fernandez – MedStar Health Research Institute

Philip Liu Award for Innovation in Anesthesia Education – Innovation in Curriculum

The value of just-in-time in-situ simulation training as a preparedness measure for the perioperative care of COVID-19 patients

  • John D. Mitchell, MD – Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
  • Liana Zucco, MBBS – Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
  • Michael Jacob Chen, BS – Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
  • Nadav Levy, MD – Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
  • Allison Hyatt, MD – Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
  • Jeffrey R. Keane, RN – Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
  • Richard J. Pollard, MD – Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
  • Satya K. Ramachandran, MD – Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

2019 Recipients

Philip Liu Award for Innovation in Anesthesia Education – Education Research

Validation and Normalization of a Global Assessment of Trainee Competency in Regional Anesthesia Procedural Skills

  • Robert Maniker – Columbia University
  • Jeremy Kiffel – Columbia University
  • Glenn Woodworth – Oregon Health & Science University

Philip Liu Award for Innovation in Anesthesia Education – Innovation in Curriculum

Design, Implementation and Measurement of a Regional Anesthesia Training Program for Limited-Resource Settings

  • Mark A. Brouillette, MD – Hospital for Special Surgery
  • Alfred J. Aidoo, MBChB – Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital
  • Maria A. Hondras, DC, MPH, PhD – University of Kansas Medical Center
  • Nana A. Boateng, MGCS, MBChB – Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital
  • Akwasi Antwi-Kusi, FGCS – Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital
  • Benjamin Johnson, MD – Hospital for Special Surgery
  • Patrick Laughlin, MD – US Anesthesia Partners
  • William Addison, FGCS, FWACS – Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital
  • Swetha R. Pakala, MD – Hospital for Special Surgery

2018 Recipients

Philip Liu Award for Innovation in Anesthesia Education – Education Research

The Effect of Gender on 360-Degree Evaluations at One Academic Center

  • Franklyn Cladis, MD – The Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
  • Erica Sivak, MD – The Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

Runner-Up:
Evaluators’ Performance Beliefs and Their Impact on Judgments about “Marginal” Learners

  • Samuel David Yanofsky, MD, MSEd – The Children's Hospital of Los Angeles
  • Anne Vo, PhD – Keck School of Medicine of University of Southern California
  • Julie Gayle Nyquist, PhD – Keck School of Medicine of University of Southern California

Philip Liu Award for Innovation in Anesthesia Education – Innovation in Curriculum

Coaching for Anesthesiology Trainees – Development of a Workplace-Based Assessment Tool

  • K. Karisa Walker, MD – University of Nebraska Medical Center
  • Faye Haggar, MS, EdS – University of Nebraska Medical Center
  • Jean A Simonson, MD – University of Nebraska Medical Center
  • Andrea Dutoit, MD – University of Nebraska Medical Center
  • Katie Goergen, MD – University of Nebraska Medical Center
  • Cathleen Peterson-Layne, MD, PhD – University of Nebraska Medical Center
  • Amy Duhachek-Stapelman, MD – University of Nebraska Medical Center

Runner-Up:
A Family Focused Experience to Enhance Wellbeing of New Anesthesia Residents: “CA-1 Wellness Orientation and Family Experience”

  • Susan M Martinelli, MD – University of North Carolina
  • Fei Chen, PhD – UNC Chapel Hill
  • Annette Rebel, MD – University of Kentucky
  • Brooke A Chidgey, MD – University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • Amy DiLorenzo, MS – University of Kentucky
  • Robert Isaak, DO –University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill

2017 Recipients

Philip Liu Award for Innovation in Anesthesia Education – Education Research

Improving Resident Communication Skills with a Customizable Curriculum

  • John D. Mitchell, MD – Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
  • Cindy M. Ku, MD – Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
  • Brendan Lutz, BS – Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Dr. Sajid Shahul, MD, MPH – University of Chicago Medical Center
  • Vanessa Wong, BS – Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
  • Dr. Stephanie B. Jones – Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Runner-Up:
Anesthesia Spaced Learning Initiative

  • Chris D. Glover, MD – Texas Children's Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine
  • Kim Nguyen, MD – Texas Children's Hospital
  • Nihar V. Patel – Texas Children's Hospital
  • Rahul Baijal – Texas Children's Hospital
  • Kale Wayman, MD – Texas Children's Hospital
  • Yang X. Liu, MD – Texas Children's Hospital

Philip Liu Award for Innovation in Anesthesia Education – Innovation in Curriculum

Can Interprofessional Simulation-Based Team Training Improve Collaboration on Labor and Delivery?

  • Bridget M. Marroquin, MD – University of Vermont Medical Center
  • Nathalie Feldman, MD – University of Vermont Medical Center
  • Vincent Miller, MD – University of Vermont Medical Center
  • Kelley McLean, MD – University of Vermont Medical Center
  • Sarah MasiKahrs, RN – University of Vermont Medical Center

Runner-Up:
Restructuring of the Advanced Core Educational Curriculum for Anesthesiology Residents

  • Ihab Kamel, MD – Temple University
  • Abiona Berkeley – Temple University
  • Gordon Morewood – Temple University