Pittet sqcr

David Hill Chestnut Endowed Professor of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine
Editor-in-Chief, Anesthesia & Analgesia

Division: Critical Care Anesthesiology

Contact Information: jpittet@uabmc.edu or 205.934-0797

Clinical Interests: Anesthesiology, Critical Care, Perioperative Medicine

Education and Training

  • Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates Certification, 1994
  • Certification, Swiss Board of Critical Care Medicine, 1987 
  • Diploma, European Academy of Anesthesiology, 1984
  • Swiss Board of Anesthesiologists, 1983
  • University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland, M.D., 1977
  • Champittet College, Lausanne, Switzerland,1970

Professional Societies

  • Society of Critical Care Medicine
  • American Physiological Society
  • International Anesthesia Trauma and Critical Care Society
  • American Society of Critical Care Medicine
  • American Physiological Society
  • American Thoracic Society
  • American Society of Anesthesiologists
  • International Anesthesia Research Society
  • European Society of Intensive Care Medicine
  • European Surgical Infection Society
  • Alabama State Society of Anesthesiologists
  • Swiss Society of Anesthesologists
  • Swiss Society of Critical Care Medicine


Selected Publications

For the most recent list of publications, please see PubMed.

For more information, please see Dr. Pittet's lab page.