Nwadiogo Ejiogu, M.D, M.A.

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Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department: Anesthesiology and Critical Care

Contact information
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care
3400 Spruce Street, Gates 6 6023
Philadelphia, PA 19104
BA (Social/Cultural Anthropology and Equity Studies)
University of Toronto, 2006.
MA (Sociology and Equity Studies in Education & Collaborative Program in Women and Gender Studies)
University of Toronto, 2009.
Meharry Medical College, 2016.
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Selected Publications

Pentyala S, Khouzami MMAA, Orlando B, Ejiogu N, Stein D: Dwyer Instrumentation for Scoliosis, a Challenge for Neuraxial Anesthesia: A Case Report. Neurosurgery Cases and Reviews 5(4), December 2022.

Ejiogu N, Ware S: “Calling a Shrimp a Shrimp: A Black Queer Intervention in Disability Studies,” Book Chapter, Queerly Canadian, Second Edition: An Introductory Reader in Sexuality Studies. S. Rayter, ‎L. Newman (eds.). Canadian Scholars’ Press, September 2022.

Ejiogu N: LGBTQ+ Health and Anesthesia for Obstetric and Gynecological Procedures. Current Opinion in Anesthesiology 35(3), June 2022.

Indig G, Serrano M, Dalke KB, Ejiogu NI, Grimstad F: Clinician Advocacy and Intersex Health: A History of Intersex Health Care and the Role of the Clinician Advocate Past, Present, and Future. Pediatric Annals 50(9): e359-e365, September 2021.

Ejiogu N.: Are we listening? Obstetric anesthesiology and the national call for birth justice and accountability: a perspective from the United States. International Journal of Obstetric Anesthesia 46(102978), May 2021 Notes: doi: 10.1016/j.ijoa.2021.102978. Epub 2021 Mar 25. PMID: 33893010.

Ejiogu N.: Recognizing Lucy, Betsey, and Anarcha - Diversity and Inclusion Educational Aids. Society for Education in Anesthesia (SEA). March 2021 Notes: https://www.seahq.org/page/DiversityandInclusion.

Ejiogu N.: SEA-Q Question of the Month. Society for Education in Anesthesia (SEA). January 2021 Notes: https://www.seahq.org/surveys/results.asp?qs=54e8cf4e1b4b55d2b3f3da48a2b722.

Ejiogu N: "Conscientious Objection, Intersex Surgeries, and a Call for Perioperative Justice" Anesthesia & Analgesia 131(5): 1626-1628, May 2020 Notes: doi: 10.1213/ANE.0000000000004946.

Ejiogu N: "For Those Considering Medical School: A Black Queer Feminist Perspective" Book Chapter from Degrees of Difference: Reflections of Women of Color on Graduate School. University of Illinois Press: Chicago, IL, USA. D. Delgado, K. McKee (eds.). Page: 115-133, May 2020.

Ejiogu N, Orlando B, Marenco J.: "Anticoagulation and Anesthesia Management in the COVID-19 Paturient Peripartum: Our Protocol During the Pandemic" Society for Obstetric Anesthesia and Perinatology (SOAP) Newsletter https://soap.memberclicks.net/assets/docs/Newsletters/2020_Summer-Fall_SOAP_Newsletter.pdf Summer 2020.

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Last updated: 05/23/2023
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