SATURDAY - April 7, 2018

Plenary 12 (PL12)                             

9:00 - 11:10 am 

How Do Anesthetics Act to Selectively Prevent Consciousness?   

M. Bruce MacIver, Stanford University         

Robert Pearce, University of Wisconsin

Rod Eckenhoff, University of Pennsylvania

Travis Craddock, Nova Southeastern University


faculty photo

Roderic G. Eckenhoff, MD

Austin Lamont Professor of Anesthesia

Vice Chair for Research Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care

University of Pennsylvania

Perelman School of Medicine


Research Expertise:

Molecular Pharmacology of Inhaled Anesthetics


Educational Background:
Medical School: Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Residency: Northwestern Medical Center
Residency: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Fellowship: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

American Chemical Society, National
American Physiologic Society, National
American Society of Anesthesiologists, National
Association for the Advancement of Science, National
Association of University Anesthesiologists, National
Biophysical Society, National
International Anesthesia Research Society, International
John Morgan Society (Univ. of Pennsylvania), Local
New York Academy of Sciences, National
Philadelphia County Society of Anesthesiologists, Local
Physiologic Society of Philadelphia, Local
Society for Neuroscience, International