Bio

Clinical Focus


  • Anesthesiology
  • Perioperative medicine

Academic Appointments


Administrative Appointments


  • Associate Chief Quality Officer, Stanford Healthcare (2018 - Present)
  • Vice Chair, Quality, Safety and Performance Improvement, Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Stanford School of Medicine (2019 - Present)

Professional Education


  • Residency: Massachusetts General Hospital (2007) MA
  • Internship: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (2004) MA
  • MD, University of California, San Francisco (2003)
  • MPH, Harvard School of Public Health (2001)

Publications

All Publications


  • COVID-19 Preoperative Assessment and Testing: From Surge to Recovery. Annals of surgery Lu, A. C., Schmiesing, C. A., Mahoney, M., Cianfichi, L., Semple, A. K., Watt, D., Fischer, S., Wald, S. H. 2020

    View details for DOI 10.1097/SLA.0000000000004124

    View details for PubMedID 32541233

  • COVID-19: Common Critical and Practical Questions. Anesthesia and analgesia Lu, A. C., Sastry, S. G., Wong, B. J., Deng, A., Wald, S. H., Pearl, R. G., Tsui, B. C. 2020

    View details for DOI 10.1213/ANE.0000000000004938

    View details for PubMedID 32366770

  • Burnout, Wellness, and Resilience in Anesthesiology INTERNATIONAL ANESTHESIOLOGY CLINICS Answine, J. F., Lu, A. C., Levy, T. M. 2019; 57 (3): 138?45
  • Preserving Perioperative Brain Health Through a Patient Safety Lens INTERNATIONAL ANESTHESIOLOGY CLINICS Riccio, C. A., Lu, A. C., Lin, D. M. 2019; 57 (3): 96?110
  • Burnout, Wellness, and Resilience in Anesthesiology. International anesthesiology clinics Answine, J. F., Lu, A. C., Levy, T. S. 2019; 57 (3): 138?45

    View details for DOI 10.1097/AIA.0000000000000235

    View details for PubMedID 31577244

  • Preserving Perioperative Brain Health Through a Patient Safety Lens. International anesthesiology clinics Riccio, C. A., Lu, A. C., Lin, D. M. 2019; 57 (3): 96?110

    View details for DOI 10.1097/AIA.0000000000000238

    View details for PubMedID 31577241

  • Into the Wilderness?: The Growing Importance of Nonoperating Room Anesthesia Care in the United States. Anesthesia and analgesia Lu, A. C., Wald, S. H., Sun, E. C. 2017; 124 (4): 1044?46

    View details for PubMedID 28319544

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