Susan Staudt, MD

Professor, Department of Anesthesiology

Susan Staudt

Contact Info

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

Administrative Assistant Name
Sydney Lusardo

Administrative Phone

Administrative Email

MD, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, '88

Pediatrics Residency, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, '91

Anesthesiology Residency, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, '94

Combined Fellowship in Pediatric Anesthesiology (with a cardiac focus) and Critical Care Medicine, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, 95'

M.S.Ed., University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Education, '88

BS Biology, University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana, '82



Pediatric Anesthesiology

Awards & Recognition

  • Best Doctors in America, "Peer Selected Award" Nominated
  • Compassionate Doctor, "Peer Selected Award" Nominated
  • Outstanding Educator, student CRNA rotators, Rosalind Franklin
    Medical School
  • Outstanding Medical Student Teacher Award, Medical College of
  • Compassionate Doctor Award, American Registry-Vitals Inc

Professional Associations

  • Society for Academic Anesthesiologists - Subspecialty Director
  • Section
  • Congenital Cardiac Anesthesia Society 
  • Pediatric Anesthesia Program Directors Association
  • Society for Education in Anesthesiology 
  • Wisconsin Society of Anesthesiologists 
  • Society for Pediatric Anesthesia
  • American Society of Anesthesiologists




  1. Staudt, S. R. "Allowing Conflict to Foster Productivity", SPA Spring Annual Meeting, Society for Pediatric Anesthesia, Nassau, Bahamas. (February 28, 2020).
  2. Staudt, S. ": A Wellness Workshop for the Pediatric Cardiac Anesthesiologist: Exploring Ways to Enhance Mental and Emotional Wellbeing", Congenital Cardiac Anesthesia Society Annual Meeting, Congenital Cardiac Anesthesia Society, Nassau, Bahamas. (February 27, 2020). workshop.


  1. Staudt, S. "WORKSHOP: Influencing Conflict in the Anesthesia Workplace: Improving Patient Safety Through Insight, Communication, & Leadership", Society Pediatric Anesthesia Spring Meeting, Society for Pediatric Anesthesia, Nassau, Bahamas. (February 28, 2020).
  2. Goobie, S. M., & Staudt, S. (2019). Predictors of Perioperative Complications in Paediatric Cranial Vault Reconstruction Surgery: A Multicentre Study from the Pediatric Craniofacial Collaborative Group. British Journal of Anaesthesia, 122(2), 215-223. PMID: 30686307
  3. Thompson, D. R., Zurakowski, D., & Staudt, S. (2018). Endoscopic Versus Open Repair for Craniosynostosis in Infants Using Propensity Score Matching to Compare Outcomes: A Multicentre Observational Descriptive Study from the Pediatric Craniofacial Collaborative Group. Anesth Analg, 126(3), 968-975. PMID: 28922233
  4. Staudt, S. "What to do when a Peer is having serious Professionalism Lapses", Annual Meeting Roundtable PBLD, Wisconsin Society of Anesthesiologists. (September 2018).