Social Media Ambassadors

Marjorie Stiegler

Marjorie Stiegler, MD

Director of Social Media and Digital Strategy

Raleigh, NC
stiegler@apsf.org

Marjorie Podraza Stiegler, M.D. is the APSF Director of Social Media and Digital Strategy, and is an Adjunct Associate Professor at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. For over a decade, she has been involved in patient safety ...

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Emily Methangkool

Emily Methangkool, MD, MPH

Social Media Ambassador Program Director

Los Angeles, CA
methangkool@apsf.org

Emily Methangkool, MD, MPH is the Director the APSF Social Media Ambassador Program and an assistant clinical professor at the University of California, Los Angeles. She is a cardiothoracic anesthesiologist with a Master in Public Health, and a special research ...

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Amy Pearson

Amy Pearson, MD

APSF Social Media Manager

Iowa City, IA
pearson@apsf.org

Dr. Pearson is a board-certified Pain Medicine physician and Anesthesiologist practicing at the University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, where she is the Pain Medicine Rotation Director. She currently serves on the American Society of Anesthesiologists Pain Medicine Education ...

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Shane Angus

Shane Angus, CAA

Washington, DC

Shane Angus, CAA, MSA, serves on the Board of Directors for the Anesthesia Patient Safety Foundation (APSF). He is also the Associate Executive Program Director and an Assistant Professor at Case Western Reserve University, School of Medicine, Master of Science ...

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Kirsten Battles

Kirsten Battles, MD

Winston-Salem, NC

Kirsten Battles, MD is a resident in anesthesiology at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center. She has been involved in her program’s Residency Recruitment Committee and Community Outreach Committee during her training. Kirsten also serves as a Resident Delegate for ASA. ...

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Jason Campbell

Jason Campbell, MD, MS

Portland, OR

Jason Lionel Campbell, M.D. M.S. is an intern in the Department of Anesthesiology at Oregon Health & Sciences University. New to the realm of anesthesiology, he has a keen interest in patient safety, especially as it relates to diversity in medicine. ...

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Ryan Gamlin

Ryan Gamlin, MD

Los Angeles, CA

Ryan Gamlin, MD is a resident in the UCLA Health Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine training program.  Experienced in health care management, Ryan is trained as a Six Sigma Black Belt and his principal interests lie at the intersection of patient safety ...

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Ronald George

Ronald George, MD, FRCPC

Halifax, NS

Ronald (Ron) George, MD FRCPC is a Professor of Anesthesia at Dalhousie University in Halifax, NS, Canada. His career has focused on delivery safe anesthetic care to mothers during childbirth. After completing his fellowship in Women’s Anesthesia at Duke University, ...

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Janny Ke

Janny Ke, MD

Halifax, NS

Janny Xue Chen Ke, M.D. is an anesthesiology resident at Dalhousie University, Canada, and a M.Sc. epidemiology student at Harvard School of Public Health. She is passionate about patient safety, perioperative medicine, machine learning, and education through infographics. In her ...

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Ruth Landau

Ruth Landau, MD

New York, NY

Ruth Landau, M.D. is the Virginia Apgar Professor of Anesthesiology at the Columbia University Medical Center where she is the Chief of Obstetric Anesthesia and the Director of the Center for Precision Medicine in the Department of Anesthesiology. She serves on ...

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Meghan Lane-Fall

Meghan Lane-Fall, MD

Philadelphia, PA
lanefall@apsf.org

Meghan Lane-Fall, MD, MSHP is an APSF Social Media Ambassador and Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care at the Perelman School of Medicine of the University of Pennsylvania. Her research focuses on improving the uptake and effective use (i.e. ...

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Jennifer Lau

Jennifer Lau, MD

Los Angeles, CA

Jennifer Lau, M.D. is an Assistant Professor at the USC Keck School of Medicine and Children’s Hospital, Los Angeles. She is particularly interested in medical education and perioperative optimization and quality improvement. Her passion for teaching began during her residency ...

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Joshua Lea

Joshua Lea, DNP, MBA, CRNA

Boston, MA

Josh Lea, DNP, MBA, CRNA is an APSF Social Media Ambassador, nurse anesthetist at MGH and faculty at Northeastern University’s Nurse Anesthesia Program. His area of interest focuses on healthy work environments and most recently exploring proficiency among anesthesia providers ...

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Sean Love

Sean Love, MD

Baltimore, MD

Sean Love, MD, is an APSF Social Media Ambassador and a Critical Care Scholar (combined anesthesiology residency and adult critical care medicine fellowship program) at Johns Hopkins. He is an aspiring academic anesthesiologist with primary clinical and research interests in ...

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Dan Lovinaria

Dan Lovinaria, DNP, MBA, APRN, CRNA

Minneapolis, MN

Dan Lovinaria, DNP, MBA, APRN, CRNA is an APSF Social Media Ambassador, Program Director and Clinical Assistant Professor at the University of Minnesota Nurse Anesthesia Program. He is a practicing nurse anesthetist at Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Health Care System. Dan’s ...

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James Lozada

James Lozada, MD

Nashville, TN

James Lozada, D.O. is an assistant professor at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. As a fellowship-trained obstetric anesthesiologist, his clinical practice focuses on helping ensure labor, delivery and the post-partum period is safe for women and babies. Dr. Lozada worked for ...

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Edward Mariano

Edward Mariano, MD, MAS

Stanford, CA

Dr. Mariano is a Professor at Stanford University School of Medicine with a Master of Advanced Studies Degree in Clinical Research. His research interests include the development of techniques and patient care pathways to improve postoperative pain control, patient safety, ...

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Kelly McQueen

Kelly McQueen, MD, MPH

Nashville, TN

Kelly McQueen, MD, MPH is a professor in anesthesiology at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Her career has focused on Global Anesthesia for 25 years, and her recent work is committed to improving Global Patient Safety, and studying related outcomes such ...

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Bommy Mershon

Bommy Mershon, MD

Baltimore, MD
mershon@apsf.org

Bommy Hong Mershon, M.D. is one of the APSF Social Media Ambassadors as well as the APSF editorial board. She is an Assistant Professor and the Assistant Director of Patient Safety and Clinical Quality at Johns Hopkins University and loves ...

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Rajat Moman

Rajat Moman, MD, MA

Rochester, MN
moman@apsf.org

Rajat "Raj" Moman, M.D., M.A. is a Social Media Ambassador for APSF and a Resident in the Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. Dr. Moman has broad clinical interests and his research interests include mobile ...

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Emily Sharpe

Emily Sharpe, MD

Rochester, MN

Emily Sharpe, M.D. is an assistant professor at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN. She is an obstetric anesthesiologist with research interests in optimizing pain control after cesarean delivery, enhanced recovery and improving outcomes in the obstetric patient, and neurologic diseases ...

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Paul Ting

Paul Ting, MD

Charlottesville, VA

Paul H. Ting, M.D. is currently in private practice in Charlottesville, VA. Previously, he served as an anesthesiologist in the United States Air Force and subsequently was on the faculty of the University of Virginia Health System. He maintains an ...

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Ankeet Udani

Ankeet Udani, MD, MSEd

Raleigh, NC
udani@apsf.org

Ankeet Udani, M.D., MSEd is a member of the APSF Committee on Education and Training and Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology at Duke University. He has been involved in patient safety since his residency and post-doc at Stanford University, specifically in ...

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Amol Utrankar

Amol Utrankar, MD

New York, NY

Amol Utrankar, M.D. is a resident physician in the Department of Anesthesiology at Columbia University Medical Center in New York, NY. His diverse academic interests involve clinical informatics, decision support, and medical education; specifically, how physicians and patients can use ...

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Amanda Xi

Amanda Xi, MD

Boston, MA

Amanda Xi, MD, MSE is currently a resident at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) in Boston, MA and upon graduation will be continuing at MGH as a critical care fellow. She is passionate about advancing women in medicine and serves on ...

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