Elena Zupfer, MD

Assistant Professor, Department of Anesthesiology

Elena Zupfer

Contact Info


Fax 612-626-2363

Office Address:
B515 Mayo building
420 Delaware St SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Mailing Address:
Anesthesiology Administration
MMC 294 Mayo
8294A (Campus Delivery Code)
420 Delaware St SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Administrative Assistant Name
Jaden Turner

Administrative Email

Assistant Professor, Department of Anesthesiology

Medical School, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN

Residency, Anesthesiology, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN

Fellowship, Pediatric Anesthesia, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Colby College, 1996




Professional Associations

  • Pediatric Anesthesiology Certification
  • American Board of Anesthesiology Diplomate 
  • ACLS 
  • PALS
  • Congenital Cardiac Anesthesia Society
  • Society of Pediatric Anesthesia 
  • American Society of Anesthesiologists 
  • Minnesota Society of Anesthesiologists



  1. Said, S. M. (Corresponding Author), Marey, G., Brown, N. M., Griselli, M., Rodgers, N., Zupfer, E. H., Aggarwal, V., & Hiremath, G. (2020). Anomolous Aortic Origin of the Right Pulmonary Artery From the Ascending Aorta With Spontaneous Dissection and Thrombosis. World Journal for pediatric & congenital heart surgery.
  2. Zupfer, E. H. (Lead Author), & Nguyen, W. (2020). Peds Mini-PBLD 9.4 Epidermolysis Bullosa.. Anesthesia Toolbox.
  3. Nguyen, W., Belani, K., & Zupfer, E. (2019). Out of OR Pediatric Anesthesia.. Anesthesia Toolbox.
  4. Zupfer, E. H., (Leader), Nguyen, W. T., (Exhibitor), Belani, K. G., (Exhibitor) "Dystrophic Epidermolysis Bullosa: Important Practical Information for the Anesthesia Provider", ASA Annual Conference, ASA, San Francisco, California, United States. (October 13, 2018). Exhibit.
  5. Zupfer, E. H., (Visiting Professor) "Anesthesia for Patients with Epidermolysis Bullosa", University of Iowa Grand Rounds, University of Iowa, Iowa, United States. (January 21, 2020).
  6. Theis, E., Lilja, G., Preusser, S., Zupfer, E. H., Paulisich, J. "Providing Comprehensive Care to Patients with Epidermolysis Bullosa in the Perioperative Environment", ASPAN's 38th National Conference, American Society of Perianesthesia Nurses, Nashville, Tennessee, United States. (May 2019).
  7. Zupfer, E. H., (Presenter) "Protamine Reactions and Blood Transfusion Reactions", M&M, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis. (January 14, 2020). Presentation/Talk.
  8. Zupfer, E. H. "Anesthesia for Patients with Epidermolysis Bullosa", Grand Rounds, University of Minnesota Department of Anesthesiology, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States. (February 19, 2019). Presentation/Talk.