Herodotos Ellinas

Professor & Division Director


Dr. Herodotos Ellinas is a professor in the Department of Anesthesiology at the University of Minnesota. He also serves as the Division Director of Pediatric Anesthesiology with the Department of Anesthesiology. He received his medical degree from the University of Chicago and has completed residencies in both anesthesiology and pediatrics, as well as a fellowship in pediatric anesthesiology.


Master of Health Professions Education, University of Michigan
Fellowship in Pediatric Anesthesiology, Boston Children’s Hospital
Residency in Anesthesiology, Medical College of Wisconsin
Residency in Internal Medicine & Pediatrics, Duke University
MD, University of Chicago
Selected Publications

Selected Publications

Matt Emery, Margaret Wolff, Chris Merritt, Herodotos Ellinas, Douglas McHugh, Mohammad Zaher, Meghan Semiao, Larry Gruppen, 2022. An Outcomes Research Perspective on Medical Education: Has Anything Changed in the Last 18 Years?. Medical Teacher,
Herodotos Ellinas, Franklin Trimm, David Kountz, Jessica Bienstock, 2022. Implementing Systematic Culture Change to Improve Diversity in Graduate Medical Education. Journal of Graduate Medical Education,
doi: https://doi.org/10.4300/JGME-D-22-00086.1 PubMed ID: 35463169.
Justin D Triemstra, Mary R C Haas, Indira Bhavsar-Burke, Rachel Gottlieb-Smith, Margaret Wolff, Anita V Shelgikar, Renato V Samala, Allison L Ruff, Kevin Kuo, Marty Tam, Amit Gupta, Jennifer Stojan, Larry Gruppen, Herodotos Ellinas, 2021. Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on the Clinical Learning Environment: Addressing Identified Gaps and Seizing Opportunities. Academic Medicine,
Aditee P Ambardekar, K Karisa Walker, Anne Marie McKenzie-Brown, Kaitlyn Brennan, Chelsia Jackson, Laura Edgar, Herodotos Ellinas, Timothy R Long, Carlos E Trombetta, Martin G Laskey, Bradley W Wargo, Rupa J Dainer, Crys S Draconi, John D Mitchell, 2021. The Anesthesiology Milestones 2.0: An Improved Competency-Based Assessment for Residency Training. Anesthesia & Analgesia,



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Administrative Contact

Jamie Huber
Executive Office & Admin. Specialist