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Harendra Arora

Edward A. Norfleet, MD ’70 Distinguished Professor of Anesthesiology
Professor of Anesthesiology

 

Education:

Fellowship: Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences , Little Rock, AR (2001)
Residency: Anesthesiology, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR (2000)
Residency: General Surgery, Lady Hardinge Medical College, New Delhi, India (1994)
Medical School: MBBS, Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi, India (1989)
Certifications: Advanced Perioperative Transesophageal Echocardiography Testamur (2011)
 

What was your greatest recent accomplishment?

Clinical Researcher of the Year 2018-2019, Department of Anesthesiology, University of North Carolina

What national committees are you part of?

Councilor, Association of Anesthesiology Core Program Directors (AACPD)
Committee Member, Problem Based-Learning and Discussion, American Society of Anesthesiologists

What grants have you received?

POISE 3 trial (PI: Kumar PA)
Airway mucosal protective mechanisms (PI: Lai S)
Part 2 of the Hope-1 Study in open inguinal hernia repair (PI: Arora H)

What honors have you received?

Clinical Researcher of the Year 2018-2019, Dept of Anesthesiology, University of North Carolina
Inducted as a Member of the Beta Gamma Sigma, International Scholastic Business Honor Society in 2018
First place Research Abstract Award at the International Meeting on Simulation in Healthcare (IMSH), Orlando, FL (2017)
First place award in the category of Scientific Research at the Society of Education in Anesthesia, Spring Meeting, Baltimore, MD (2016)
Award for poster presentation in the category of Curriculum development at the Society of Education in Anesthesia Spring Meeting, Boston, MA (2014)
3rd place award for Research abstract poster presentation: Simulator Training Enhances Resident Performance in Transesophageal Echocardiography (2014)
Gladys Sessler Outcomes Research Consortium Annual Prize for Extraordinary Contributions to Collaborative Research, American Society of Anesthesiologists meeting, Washington DC (2012)

What leadership positions do you hold in the department?

Vice Chair of Education

What leadership positions do you hold in local, regional or national societies?

Councilor, Association of Anesthesiology Core Program Directors (AACPD)

New education, degrees, certifications, etc. obtained:

MBA, FASA

Expert skills:

Liver Transplant and Vascular anesthesia, Cardiothoracic anesthesia, Regional anesthesia, TEE, and POCUS

Twitter account:

@AroraHarora

LinkedIn account name:

Harendra Arora