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This elective rotation has been designed as a good experience for the student who is considering a career in Anesthesiology. Each student will be assigned to an anesthesia resident for the duration of the rotation. The student will participate in all areas of patient care under the continuous supervision of this resident, and if applicable, their assigned attending. During the rotation, a reasonable degree of proficiency in technical skills should be acquired including airway management, mask ventilation, endotracheal intubation and bronchoscopy. There will be opportunities for observing and performing invasive monitoring and regional anesthetic techniques. The essentials of sedative, analgesic and anesthetic pharmacology will be taught. The student will learn the fundamentals of cardio respiratory monitoring and the principles of mechanical ventilation.