Barbara Gold
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Credentials
MD, MHCM, FASA

Professor
Biography

Clinical Summary

In addition to her academic appointment with the Department of Anesthesiology, Dr. Barbara Gold is the Chief Clinical Risk Officer of University of Minnesota Physicians.

Education

MD, Stanford University
Masters in Health Care Management, Harvard University
Fellowship, University of California, San Francisco
Residency in Internal Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles
Residency in Anesthesiology, University of Pennsylvania

Honors and Recognition

Women's Health Leadership TRUST Emerging Leader Award
2015
Top Docs, Minneapolis St Paul Magazine
2014
Top Docs, Minneapolis St Paul Magazine
2012
Distinguished Service Award, Society for Ambulatory Anesthesia
2011
Medical Staff Award, Clinical Innovation, University of Minnesota Medical Center, Fairview
2006
Certificate of Commendation, Medical Staff Award, University of Minnesota Medical Center, Fairview
2005
Bush Medical Fellow, Bush Foundation
2005
Kathleen McCormick Award for Women, Stanford University School of Medicine
1987
Summer Research Fellowship, American Heart Association
1976

Professional Memberships

Society for Ambulatory Anesthesia
American Society of Anesthesiologists
Minnesota Society of Anesthesiologists
Selected Publications

Selected Publications

Albott, C. S., Wozniak, J. R., McGlinch, B. P., Wall, M. H., Gold, B. S., Vinogradov, S., 2020. Battle Buddies: Rapid Deployment of a Psychological Resilience Intervention for Health Care Workers During the COVID-19 Pandemic.. Anesthesia and analgesia, 131 (1): 43-54.
Gold, B. S., England, D., Riley, W., Jacobs-Halsey, G., Webb, C., Daniels, B., 2016. Integrating Quality Improvement and Continuing Professional Development at an Academic Medical Center: A Partnership Between Practice Plan, Hospital, and Medical School. J Contin Educ Health Prof,
Gold, B. S., Puertas, L., Davis, S., 2014. Awakening after cardiac arrest and post resuscitation hypothermia: Are we pulling the plug too early?. Resuscitation,
Suresh, M., Beneditt, D. G., Gold, B. S., Joshi, G. P., Lurie, K. L., 2011. Suppression of cautery-induced electromagnetic interference of cardiac implantable electrical devices by closely spaced bipolar sensing. Anesthesia and Analgesia,
Selected Presentations

Selected Presentations

Gold, B. S. "Cases in the Real World", Annual Meeting, Society for Ambulatory Anesthesia, May 01, 2017.
Gold, B. S. "Evaluating Quality for Anesthesia Outside the OR", Perioperative Leadership Summit, AACD , March 01, 2017.
Gold, B. S. "Measuring Quality and Safety for Out of OR Procedures", Annual Meeting, American Society of Anesthesiology, January 01, 2015.
Gold, B. S. "Outpatient Preoperative Evaluation, Best of the Real World, Quality 101", Holiday Seminars, January 01, 2013.
Gold, B. S. "Cardiac Electrical Implantable Devices", Mid-Year Meeting, Society for Ambulatory Anesthesia, January 01, 2013.
Gold, B. S. "Preoperative Evaluation of the Adult Outpatient", Annual Meeting, American Society of Anesthesiology, January 01, 2013.
Gold, B. S. "Institutional Perspective on Standardized Care Processes", Annual Meeting, American Society of Anesthesiology, January 01, 2012.
Gold, B. S. "Nuts and Bolts of Starting Preoperative Assesment Center", Annual Meeting, American Society of Anesthesiology, January 01, 2012.
Gold, B. S. "Evaluating the Outpatient with Cardiac Stents and Devices", Annual Meeting, International Anesthesia Research Society, January 01, 2010.
Gold, B. S. "Evaluation of the Outpatient with a Cardiac Device", Annual Meeting, American Society of Anesthesiology, January 01, 2010.
Gold, B. S. "Preoperative Checklist: Anesthetic Considerations for Bariatric Surgery", Bariatric Education Day, University of Minnesota, May 01, 2009.
Gold, B. S. "Evaluating the Outpatient with Cardiac Stents and Devices", Minnesota Society of Anesthesiologists, April 01, 2009.
Gold, B. S. "Clinical Forum, Ambulatory Anesthesia", Annual Meeting, American Society of Anesthesiology, January 01, 2009.
Gold, B. S. "Evaluating the Cardiac Patient with Hardware: Stents and Devices", Annual Meeting, American Society of Anesthesiology, October 01, 2008.
Gold, B. S. "Patient Selection in Different Practice Models", Annual Meeting, American Society of Anesthesiologists, October 01, 2008.
Gold, B. S. "Obstructive Sleep Apnea in the Ambulatory Surgery Setting", Annual Meeting, American Society of Anesthesiology, October 01, 2007.
Gold, B. S. "Cardiac Rhythm Devices and the Adult Outpatient", New York Post Graduate Assembly, December 01, 2006.
Gold, B. S. "Clinical Forum on Ambulatory Anesthesia", Annual Meeting, American Society of Anesthesiology, October 01, 2006.
Gold, B. S. "Bariatric Surgery for Outpatients: Fad or Frontier", Annual Meeting, International Anesthesia Research Society, March 01, 2006.
Gold, B. S. "How Do We Avoid Being the Propofol Police?", Annual Meeting, American Society of Anesthesiologists, October 01, 2005.
Gold, B. S. "Preparing and Recovering the Critically Ill Child Who Needs Anesthesia", Pediatric Clincial Care Conference, University of Minnesota Children's Hospital, January 01, 2005.
Gold, B. S. "Clinical Forum: Evaluating Cardiopulmonary Fitness in the Obese Outpatient", Annual Meeting, American Society of Anesthesiologists, October 01, 2004.
Gold, B. S. "Outcomes Research in Anesthesia", Minnesota Society of Anesthesiologists, January 01, 2002.
Gold, B. S. "Post-operative Dilemmas", Society for Ambulatory Anesthesia, May 01, 2000.
Gold, B. S. "Sleep Apnea: Implications for Outpatients", American Society of Anesthesiologists, October 01, 1999.
Gold, B. S. "Determining when the Outpatient is Fit for Ambulatory Surgery", Society for Ambulatory Anesthesia, May 01, 1999.
Gold, B. S. "Anesthetic Care of Patients with Diabetes Mellitus for Ambulatory Surgery", American Society of Anesthesiologists, November 01, 1998.
Gold, B. S. "Perioperative Cardiac Risk Assessment and Testing", American Society of Anesthesiologists, November 01, 1996.
Gold, B. S. "Quality Improvement", Society for Ambulatory Anesthesia, January 01, 1994.
Gold, B. S. "Perioperative Management of the Diabetic Patient", Society for Ambulatory Anesthesia, January 01, 1993.
Gold, B. S. "Propofol: Clinical Characteristics and Applications", The Changing Practice of Anesthesia, January 01, 1990.
Gold, B. S. "Factors Associated with Unanticipated Admission Following Ambulatory Surgery", American Society of Anesthesiologists, January 01, 1988.