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 pittetj@uab.edu.

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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