Jean-Francois Pittet

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Jean-Francois Pittet, MD
David Hill Chesnut Endowed Professor of Anesthesiology, Vice Chair and Director
Division of Critical Care and Perioperative Medicine

Dr. Pittet can be reached at 205.996.4755 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Clinical Subspeciality and Area(s) of Interest

  • Anesthesiology
  • Critical Care
  • Perioperative Medicine

Education and Degrees

  • University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland, M.D., 1977
  • Champittet College, Lausanne, Switzerland, B.A., 1970

Awards and Honors

  • 3rd Award, Swiss Society of Surgery, 1989
  • 2nd Award, 3rd International Steglitzer Symposium, 1989
  • 1st Award, Swiss Society of Critical Care Medicine, 1990
  • Elected to American Thoracic Society, 1994
  • Elected to American Physiological Society, 1994
  • Prospective Award, International Anesthesia Trauma and Critical Care Society, 1995

Professional Societies

  • International Anesthesia Trauma and Critical Care Society
  • American 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
  • California Thoracic Society
  • European Surgical Infection Society
  • California Society of Anesthesiologists
  • Swiss Society of Anesthesologists
  • Swiss Society of Critical Care Medicine
  • Swiss Society of Enteral and Parenteral Nutrition

 Recent Publications


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