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Bruce Brenn

Bruce R. Brenn, MD

Specialties
  • Pediatric Anesthesiology
  • Anesthesiology
Languages Spoken:
  • English

Bruce Brenn, M.D., initially went into pediatrics, and enjoyed working with children, but did not feel that was technical enough for him. He went on to do an anesthesia residency and fellowship in pediatric anesthesia. He was also interested in informatics and research in the specific areas of surgical coagulation, pain control, inflammation and operational efficiency. For Dr. Brenn, the fun is combining the highly technical with the human interaction with children to make a safe anesthetic and create a positive experience for patients and their families.

Pediatric Care

Specialties

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Board Certifications
  • American Board of Anesthesiology, Anesthesiology, Anesthesiology - General
  • American Board of Anesthesiology, Anesthesiology, Pediatric Anesthesiology
Education and Training

Medical Education
Oregon Health Science University
Portland, OR
6/30/1986

Internship
Medical College of Virginia
Richmond, VA
6/30/1990

Residency
Medical College of Virginia
Richmond, VA
6/30/1992

Fellowship
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Pittsburg, PA
6/30/1993

Academic Positions and Locations

Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Resigned

Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Volunteer Professor

Leadership and Memberships
  • 2020-Present: Chief of Anesthesia, Shriners Children's Philadelphia
  • 1993-Present: Member, Society for Pediatric Anesthesia
  • 2015-Present: Member, Society for Technology in Anesthesia
  • 2018-Present: Board Member, SPA Bioinformatics SIG

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