Julia Finkel, MD Anesthesiologist/Research Faculty

Bio

Biography

Julia Finkel, MD, is a pediatric anesthesiologist and vice chief for Pain Medicine and Research in the Division of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine. She is also a principal investigator in the Pain Medicine Initiative of the Sheikh Zayed Institute for Pediatric Surgical Innovation.

Dr. Finkel has extensive experience designing and conducting clinical trials relating to analgesics in children and has received substantial support from industry. Dr. Finkel is regularly invited to speak at national meetings on topics related to pediatric pain management.

Education & Training

Education & Training

  • Fellowship Program, Pediatric Anesthesiology, 1993
    Children's National Medical Center
  • Residency Program, Anesthesiology, 1992
    University of Maryland Medical System
  • Internship Program, Internal Medicine, 1989
    University of Maryland Medical System
  • MD, 1988
    SUNY Upstate Medical University
  • BS, Chemistry, 1984
    St. John's University
News

News

Finalists Selected for $250K Pediatric Medical Device Competition

Twelve finalists have been selected to pitch their pediatric medical device innovation during the National Capital Consortium for Pediatric Device Innovation’s competition at the fourth annual Pediatric Surgical Innovation Symposium on Saturday, Oct. 8 hosted by the Sheikh Zayed Institute.

Pain Medicine Expert Discusses Measuring Pain in Children with the Atlantic

Julie Finkel, MD, and her team at the Sheikh Zayed Institute for Pediatric Surgical Innovation are working to develop devices and alternate ways to help understand and measure pain in children who can't express their discomfort. Dr. Finkel spoke to the Atlantic about pain medicine.

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

15th Annual Meeting of the Society for Ambulatory Anesthesia

(2000) Pediatric Ambulatory Pain Management

American Society of Anesthesiologists Clinical Forum

(2000) Pediatric Anesthesiology

Annual Meeting of the American Society of Anesthesiologists

(1999) Pediatric Anesthesia in the Community Hospital

Cleveland Clinic Foundations Third Annual Michael StantonHicks Pain Management and Regional Anesthesia Symposium

(2001) Issues with Pediatric Thoracic Epidural Placement

Cleveland Clinic Foundations Third Annual Michael StantonHicks Pain Management and Regional Anesthesia Symposium

(2001) Issues with Pediatric Thoracic Epidural Placement

Cleveland Clinic Foundations Third Annual Michael StantonHicks Pain Management and Regional Anesthesia Symposium

(2001) Organization of a Pediatric Pain Service

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