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Michael Chalifoux, MD

Chalifoux Michael smDepartment of Anesthesiology
Division of Thoracic Anesthesia

Departmental/Divisional Leadership Roles

  • Division Chief, Thoracic Anesthesia, Department of Anesthesiology
  • Associate Program Director, Anesthesiology Residency, UMass Chan Medical School-Baystate

Academic Appointment

  • Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology at UMass Chan Medical School-Baystate

Education and Training

  • University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI
    Residency, Anesthesiology (2013-2016)
  • University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
    Fellowship, T32 Anesthesiology Research (2011-2013)
  • Stony Brook University, Stonybrook, NY
    Internship, General Surgery (2010-2011)
  • Ross University School of Medicine, Dominica, West Indies
    M.D. (2006-2010)
  • Northeastern University, Boston, MA
    B.S., Neuroscience (1999-2003)

Scholarly Foci (Limit 5)

  • Thoracic anesthesiology
  • Neuroanesthesiology
  • Trauma and resuscitation
  • Medical education
  • Anesthetic mechanisms of action

Professional Societies and Leadership Roles

  • Massachusetts Society of Anesthesiologists
    • Member (2016-present)
  • American Society of Anesthesiologists
    • Member (2011-present)

Significant Honors and Awards

  • BERST Outstanding Teacher Award, University of Massachusetts Medical School-Baystate (2019)
  • Resident Travel Award, Association of University Anesthesiologists Annual Meeting (2012)

Contact Information

Department of Anesthesiology
759 Chestnut Street
Springfield, MA 01199

(Updated March 2022)