Greg Balfanz

Greg BalfanzAssistant Professor in Anesthesiology

Residency: Anesthesiology at the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill

Medical School: University of Texas Medical School at Houston

Certifications and Licenses

ACLS Certification
American Board of Anesthesiology, Diplomat Certificate # 48411 Date of Issue 4/27/12 Date of Expiration 12/31/22
North Carolina Medical License # 2009-01133 2009-Present

Honors and Awards

Academic Career Leadership Academy in Medicine
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, School of Medicine
2014 - 2015

Resident Education Honor Roll
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Department of Anesthesia
2014

North Carolina Society of Anesthesiologists Best Poster Anesthesia Provider Knowledge of SCIP Measures for Administration of Perioperative Beta Blockade: What is Our Understanding?
2013

Bibliography and Products of Scholarship

In Press/Submitted Peer Reviewed Journal Articles


Balfanz G[GB1] , Arora H, Sheridan BC, Katz JN, Kumar PA. Dynamic Mitral Regurgitation Without Regional Wall Motion Abnormality. Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia 2012 Aug; 26 (4): 753-755 typed pages.

Refereed Presentations


Isaak RS, Balfanz G, Bass CR, Hobbs GW, Kolarczyk LM, Stiegler MP. Real-Time versus Delayed Assessment of ACGME Milestones Through Simulation Scenarios (Poster). Given at: International Meeting on Simulation in Healthcare San Diego, California, 01/2016 (Solicited).

Claar S, Frangopoulos C, Balfanz G. Large Tongue Laceration Complicating Airway Management: A Case Report. (Poster). Given at: World Airway Management Meeting ?[GB2]  Difficult Airway Society and Society for Airway Management. Dublin, Ireland, 11/2015 (Solicited).

Penwarden A, Vellanki S, Balfanz G. Emergency cesarean delivery in a patient with aortic and mitral valve endocarditis (Poster). Given at: American Society of Anesthesiology Annual Meeting San Diego, California, 10/2015 (Solicited).

Balfanz G. Monitoring the Patient Without a Non-Invasive Blood Pressure Cuff or Arterial Line: When the Standard Monitors Fail Us (Poster). Given at: American Society of Anesthesiolgy Annual Meeting New Orleans, Louisiana, 10/2014 (Solicited).

Tinkham NH, Winstead K, Sawh F, Balfanz G, Spielman F. Anesthesia Provider Knowledge of SCIP Measures for Administration of Perioperative Beta Blockade: What is Our Understanding? (Poster). Given at: North Carolina Society of Anesthesiologists Annual Meeting Pinehurst, North Carolina. 10/2013 (Solicited).

Un-refereed Presentations


Balfanz G. Decision to Incision: Evaluation of turnover time for afternoon cases. ACCLAIM: Academic Career Leadership Academy in Medicine (Lecture). Given at: University of North Carolina Leadership Team Meeting. Chapel Hill, North Carolina, 09/2015.


Grants

2015 Jul - 2016 Jun: Implementation of an Updated UNC Hospitals Standard Surgical Blood Order Schedule and UNC Intraoperative Blood Product Transfusion Best Practice Guidelines. University of North Carolina, Institute for Healthcare Quality Improvement (IHQI). Project Lead. $50,000.00