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Aruna T. Nathan, MBBS

Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department: Anesthesiology and Critical Care

Contact information
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine
Division of Cardiac Anesthesia
34th Street and Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-590-1878
Fax: 215-590-5824
Madras University, India, 1991.
Royal College of Anaesthetists, United Kingdom, 1994.
Faculty of Anaesthetists, Ireland, 1996.
Royal College of Anaesthetists, United Kingdom, 1996.
London College of Clinical Hypnosis, United Kingdom, 1997.
Society of Apothecaries, United Kingdom, 2001.
Post-Graduate Training
Intern, Medicine, Government General Hospital, India, 1990-1991.
Senior House Officer, Anesthesia, North Middlesex Hospital, London, UK, 1992-1994.
Registrar, Anaesthesia, School of Anaesthesia, UCL Hospitals, London, UK, 1994-2000.
Registrar, Acute & Chronic Pain, UCL Hospitals, London, UK, 1995-1996.
Registrar, Adult Intensive Care Medicine, Bloomsbury Institute of Intensive Care Medicine, UCL Hospitals, London, UK, 1996-1998.
Registrar, Pediatric Anaesthesia, Great Ormond Street Hospital, London, UK, 1999-2000.
Fellow, Pediatric Anesthesia, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, 2003-2004.
Certificate Course, Patient Oriented Research Training, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 2007-2008.
Introduction to Pharmacodynamics/Pharmacokinetics, The Metruum Institute, Augusta, ME, 2009-2010.
Fellow, Faculty of Anaesthetists, Royal College of Surgeons, Ireland, 1996.
Fellow, Royal College of Anaesthetists, London, UK, 1996.
Certificate of Completion of Specialist Training, CCST (Royal College of Anaesthetists/General Medical Council) London, UK , 2000.
Enrolled in ABA Alternate Pathway to Certification (The American Board of Anesthesiology), 2007.
American Board of Anesthesiology, 2012.
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Selected Publications

Nathan AT, Antzelevitch CA, Montenegro LM, Vetter VL: Case scenario: Anesthesia related cardiac arrest in a child with Timothy syndrome. Anesthesiology 117(5): 1117-26, 2012.

Nathan AT, Naim M, Montenegro LM, Vetter VL: A neonate with long QT syndrome, refractory ventricular arrhythmias and lidocaine toxicity. Anesthesia Analgesia 114(2): 407-409, 2012.

Cripe C, Nathan AT: An interesting case: Multiple anesthetics in a child with severe pulmonary hypertension. The Congenital Cardiac Anesthesia Newsletter 2011.

Nathan AT, Berkowitz DH, Montenegro LM, Vetter V : Implications of anesthesia in children with long QT syndrome. Anesthesia Analgesia 112(5): 1163-1168, 2011.

Cripe C, Nathan AT: An interesting case: Multiple anesthetics in a child with severe pulmonary hypertension. The Congenital Cardiac Anesthesia Newsletter 2011.

Nathan A, Hoehn S, Ittenbach R, Gaynor W, Nicolson SC, Wernovsky G, Nelson R: Assessment of parental decision making in neonatal cardiac research: A pilot study. Journal of Medical Ethics(36), 106-110, 2010.

Nathan A, Marino B, Dominguez T, Tabbutt S, Nicolson SC, Donaghue D, Spray TL, Rychik J: Tricuspid valve dysplasia with severe tricuspid regurgitation: Fetal pulmonary artery size predicts lung viability in the presence of small lung volumes. Fetal Diagnosis and Therapy 2010 Notes: Published on line Fetal Diagnosis and Therapy (DOI: 10.1159/000275809).

Hoehn S, Nathan A, White L, Ittenbach R, Reynolds W, Gaynor W, Wernovsky G, Nicolson SC, Nelson R: Parental perception of time and decision making in neonatal research. Journal of Perinatology (advance online publication) Page: doi:10.1038/jp.2009.5, 2009.

Nathan A, Marino B, Hanna B, Nicolson SC: Novel use of dexmedetomidine in a patient with pulmonary hypertension. Pediatric Anesthesia 18(8): 782-784, 2008.

Nathan A, Rose JB, Guite JW, Hehir D, Milovcich K: Primary erythromelalgia in a child responding to intravenous lidocaine and oral mexiletine treatment. Pediatrics 115(4): e504-507, 2005.

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