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Andrew McKinstry-Wu, MD

Instructor A of Anesthesiology and Critical Care
Attending Anesthesiologist, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Instructor, University of Pennsylvania, Perelman School of Medicine
Department: Anesthesiology and Critical Care

Contact information
Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Longnecker Laboratories
305 John Morgan Building
3620 Locust Walk
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 267-544-9481
BA (Biology and History)
Exeter College, Oxford University, 2002.
BA (Biology and History)
Williams College, 2003.
MD (Medicine)
Columbia University College of Physician and Surgeons, 2008.
Post-Graduate Training
Intern in Medicine, New York University Langone Medical Center, 2008-2009.
Resident Anesthesiologhy and Critical Care , Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 2009-2012.
T32 Research Fellow, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, University of Pennsylvania, 2012-2014.
American Board of Anesthesiology, 2013.
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Selected Publications

McKinstry-Wu AR, Bu W, Rai G, Lea WA, Weiser BP, Liang DS, Simeonov A, Jadhav A, Maloney DJ, Eckenhoff RG: Discovery of a Novel General Anesthetic Chemotype Using High-throughput Screening. Anesthesiology 122(2): 325-33, Feb 2015.

McKinstry-Wu A, Chalifoux M, Moore JT, Woll K, Eckenhoff RG, Kelz MB: Inhibition of the Locus Coeruleus Impedes Emergence from Alkylphenol Hypnosis. Association of University Anesthesiologists Annual Meeting, Poster Presentation Apr 2014.

Jaber SM, Hankenson FC, Heng K, McKinstry-Wu A, Kelz MB, Marx JO: Dose regimens, variability, and complications associated with using repeat-bolus dosing to extend a surgical plane of anesthesia in laboratory mice. J Am Assoc Lab Anim Sci 53(6): 684-91, 2014.

Li RQ, McKinstry AR, Moore JT, Caltagarone BM, Eckenhoff MF, Eckenoff RG, Kelz MB: Is hydrogen sulfide induced suspended animation general anesthesia? J Pharmacol Exp Ther 3(341): 735-42, Jun 2012

Rowley TJ, McKinstry A, Greenidge E, Smith W, Flood P: Antinociceptive and anti-inflammatory effects of choline in a mouse model of postoperative pain. Br J Anaesth. Epub 2010 May 28. 105(2): 201-7, Aug 2010.

Sutherland RE, Olsen JS, McKinstry A, Villalta SA, Wolters PJ: Mast cell IL-6 improves survival from Klebsiella pneumonia and sepsis by enhancing neutrophil killing. J Immunol 181(8): 5598–5605, Oct 2008

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