Tjorvi Perry, MD, MMSc

Associate Professor, Department of Anesthesiology

Tjorvi Perry

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Nancy Gauthier

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Associate Professor, Department of Anesthesiology

Medical School, University of Iceland 1998

Residency, Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine, Harvard Medical School

Fellowship, Cardiac Anesthesiology, Harvard Medical School

MMSc, Harvard Medical School




Awards & Recognition

Annual Thoracic Surgery Director's Association Resident Research Award (2002)

Winner, Annual MIT Business Proposal Competition for Progressive Tissue Engineering Solutions (2001)



E. Brown, K. Harder, I. Apostolidou, J. Wahr, D. Shook, R.S. Farivar, T.E. Perry*, M. Konia*. Identifying Variability in Mental Models Within and Between Disciplines Caring For the Cardiac Surgical Patient. Anesthesia and Analgesia. 2017, July 125;1

A.L. Wilkey, J.A. Askew, R.S. Farivar, T.E. Perry. Hypercoagulability During Resternotomy for Prosthetic Valve Endocarditis. Anesthesiology, 2017 May;126(5):978

J.D. Muehlschlegel, D.C. Christodoulou, D. McKean, J. Gorham, E. Mazaika, M. Heydarpour, G. Lee, S.R. DePalma, T.E. Perry, A.F. Fox, S. Shernan, C.E. Seidman, S.F. Aranki, J.G. Seidman, S.C. Body. Using Next-Generation RNA Sequencing to Examine Ischemic Changes induced by Cold Blood Cardioplegia on the Human Left Ventricular Myocardium Transcriptome. Anesthesiology. 2015, Jan 9

A.A. Fox, E.R. Marcantonio, C.D. Collard, M. Thoma, S.K. Shernan, T.E. Perry, S.K. Shernan, J.D. Muehlschlegel, S.C. Body. Increased peak postoperative B-type natriuretic peptide predicts decreased longer-term physical function after primary coronary artery bypass graft surgery. Anesthesiology. 2011

J.D. Muehlschlegel, K.Y. Liu, T.E. Perry, A.A. Fox, C.D. Collard, S.K. Shernan, S.C. Body. Chromosome 9p21 variants predict mortality after coronary artery bypass graft surgery. Circulation. 2010 Sep 14;122(11 Suppl):S60-5. PMID: 20837927

J.D. Muehlschlegel, T.E. Perry, K.Y. Liu, A.A. Fox, C.D. Collard, S.K. Shernan, S.C. Body. Heart-Type Fatty Acid Binding Protein Is an Independent Predictor of Death and Ventricular Dysfunction After Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery. Anesthesia and Analgesia 2010 May 10. PMID: 20457766

T.E. Perry, J.D. Muehlschlegel, K.Y Liu, A.A. Fox, C.D. Collard, S.K. Shernan, S.C. Body. Plasma Neutrophil Gelatinase-Associated Lipocalin and Acute Postoperative Kidney Injury in Adult Cardiac Surgical Patients. Anesthesia and Analgesia 2010 Apr 30. PMID: 20435938