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Harshad G. Gurnaney, MBBS, MPH

Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Attending Anesthesiologist, 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
34th Street & Civic Center Blvd.
Main Building, 9th Floor, Suite 9329
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-590-5850
Fax: 215-590-1415
MBBS (Medicine)
Seth G.S. Medical College, Mumbai, India, 1996.
MPH (Public Health)
State University of New York at Albany, 2000.
Post-Graduate Training
Intern in Surgery, Department of Surgery, Abington Memorial Hospital, Abington, PA, 2000-2001.
Resident in Anesthesiology, Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, 2001-2004.
Fellow in Anesthesia, Pediatric Anesthesiology, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, 2004-2005.
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Description of Research Expertise

Pedatric regional anesthesia.

Acute postoprative pain management

Simulation in pedatric anesthesia

Description of Clinical Expertise

Pedatric regional anesthesia.

Pediatric liver transplant.

Acute postoprative pain management.

Simulation in pedatric anesthesia.

Selected Publications

Yetunde Olutunmbi, Harshad G. Gurnaney, Jorge A. Galvez, Allan F. Simpao: Ultrasound-Guided Regional Anesthesia In A Pediatric Patient With Acute Intermittent Porphyria: Literature Review And Case Report. Middle East Journal of Anesthesiology 22(5): 511, June 2014.

Qi Jiashan, Du Bin, Gurnaney Harshad, Lu Peilin, Zuo Yunxia: A prospective randomized observer-blinded study to assess postoperative analgesia provided by an ultrasound-guided bilateral thoracic paravertebral block for children undergoing the nuss procedure. Regional anesthesia and pain medicine 39(3): 208-13, May-Jun 2014.

Fiadjoe John E, Isserman Rebecca S, Gurnaney Harshad, Kovatsis Pete G: GlideScope Cobalt Videolaryngoscope: Mirrors and Illusions. Anesthesiology March 2014.

Gurnaney Harshad, Kraemer F Wickham, Maxwell Lynne, Muhly Wallis T, Schleelein Laura, Ganesh Arjunan: Ambulatory continuous peripheral nerve blocks in children and adolescents: a longitudinal 8-year single center study. Anesthesia and Analgesia 118(3): 621-7, March 2014.

Rebecca Margolies; Harshad Gurnaney; Marc Egeth; Nicole Fink; Jennifer Soosaar; Adam Shames, Mohamed Rehman.: Positioning patient status monitors in a family waiting room. Health Environments Research and Design Journal Page: accepted for publication, 2014.

Egeth Marc, Soosaar Jennifer, Shames Adam, Margolies Rebecca, Gurnaney Harshad, Rehman Mohamed: Operative heuristics: optimizing perioperative status boards. Biomedical instrumentation & technology 47(S2): 64-7, October 2013.

Fiadjoe John E, Gurnaney Harshad G, Stricker Paul A: The GlideScope and the Bonfils is it the device, the operator, or both? Paediatric anaesthesia 23(7): 673-4, Jul 2013.

W. Muhly; H. Gurnaney; H. Hosalkar; F. Kraemer; R. Davidson; A. Ganesh. : Continuous perineural infusion after lower extremity osteotomies in children: a feasibility and safety analysis. British Journal of Anaesthesia. 110(5): 851-852, April 2013.

Olutunmbi Y, Gurnaney H, Simpao A: General and ultrasound-guided regional anesthesia in a pediatric patient with acute intermittent porphyria. Society for Pediatric anesthesia Winter meeting March 2013.

Galvez J, Ferrara T, Gurnaney H, Maxwell L: Caudal epidural catheters with fluoroscopy. Society for Pediatric anesthesia Winter meeting. March 2013.

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Last updated: 07/17/2014
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