Department of Anesthesiology Hosts Fourth Annual Van Bergen Lectureship
The Department of Anesthesiology celebrated the fourth annual Van Bergen Lectureship Dinner at the McNamara Alumni Center on the University of Minnesota campus. Steven L. Shafer, MD, who is a professor of Anesthesiology at Stanford University gave the keynote talk on "Propofol: Murder, Mayhem, and Mercy."
Dr. Shafer is recognized as one of the pre-eminent PK/PD experts in our field, having worked on the behavior of most of the drugs we used in daily practice. He has also been responsible for mentoring a large number of the other PK/PD experts in our field from around the world. He has been a faculty member at Stanford since 1987.