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Aryeh Shander, MD, FCCM, FCCP

Department of Anesthesiology, Critical Care Medicine
Pain Management & Hyperbaric Medicine
Englewood, New Jersey
Mt. Sinai School of Medicine
New York City, New York

Aryeh Shander, MD, FCCM, FCCP, is the Chief of the Department of Anesthesiology, Critical Care Medicine, Pain Management and Hyperbaric Medicine at Englewood Hospital and Medical Center in Englewood, New Jersey. He is also Clinical Professor of Anesthesiology, Medicine and Surgery at Mt. Sinai School of Medicine in New York City, Executive Medical Director of The Institute for Patient Blood Management and Bloodless Medicine and Surgery at Englewood Hospital, and President of the Medical/Dental Staff at Englewood Hospital and Medical Center.

Dr. Shander lectures nationally and internationally on a variety of topics related to anesthesiology, critical care medicine, and patient blood management, notably, blood conservation in medical and surgical patients, volume resuscitation, management of anemia, perfusion techniques, novel hemostatic agents, and artificial blood. His publications have appeared in several prestigious peer-reviewed medical journals including American Journal of Medicine, American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Anesthesia & Analgesia, Anesthesiology, Anesthesiology Clinics of North America, Annals of Thoracic Surgery, British Journal of Anaesthesia, British Journal of Hospital Medicine, Canadian Journal of Anaesthesia, Chest, Clinics of Anesthesia, Critical Care Clinics, Critical Care Medicine, Current Opinion in Hematology, Hematology Journal, JAMA, Journal of Surgical Education, Journal of the American College of Surgeons, Lancet, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Pharmacotherapy, Seminars in Cardiothoracic & Vascular Anesthesia, Surgery, Surgical Infections, Transfusion, Transfusion Alternatives in Transfusion Medicine, Transfusion & Apheresis Science, Vascular, and Vox Sanguinis.

Dr. Shander serves as a board member and executive committee member and President-elect for SABM and is a Fellow of the American College of Critical Care Medicine and the American College of Chest Physicians. He is a founding member of the Board of Directors and serves as the current President for National Anemia Action Council (NAAC). He is also a founding member and treasurer of the American Society of Critical Care Anesthesiologists (ASCCA) where he serves on committees, both locally and nationally, and in addition, is a member of the AABB, and American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA) where he serves as Chair of Committee on Patient Blood Management. In 1997, Dr. Shander was recognized by Time magazine as one of America's "Heroes of Medicine." He is the Executive Medical Director of the Institute for Patient Blood Management and Blood Medicine and Surgery at Englewood Hospital, which under his direction, received the NJBIZ Magazine's 2010 Healthcare Hero Award. Dr. Shander received his medical degree from the University of Vermont College of Medicine in Burlington and completed an internship and residency in Internal Medicine at Montefiore Medical Center in Bronx, New York, where he also served as Chief Resident. Additional postgraduate training included a fellowship in Critical Care Medicine and a residency in Anesthesiology, both at Montefiore Medical Center. Dr. Shander is board certified in Internal Medicine, Critical Care, Anesthesiology and Hyperbaric Medicine.

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