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Gordon H. Morewood, MD, MBA, FASE

Chair and Professor, Anesthesiology
Anesthesiologist-in-Chief, Temple University Health System

Gordon Morewood
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About Me

Clinical Interests

  • Anesthetic care for cardiac surgery
  • Systemic responses to human error and organizational accidents
  • Business model innovation in healthcare
Education, Training & Credentials

Educational Background

  • MBA, LeBow College of Business, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA, 2014
  • Fellowship, Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, PA, 1999
  • Chief Resident, Anesthesiology, Beth Israel Hospital, Harvard University, Boston, MA,1998
  • Residency, Anesthesiology, Beth Israel Hospital, Harvard University, Boston, MA, 1998
  • Internship, Royal Columbian Hospital, University of British Columbia New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada, 1993
  • MD, Queen's University School of Medicine, Kingston, Ontario, Canada, 1992
  • BA, Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada, 1990


  • Anesthesiology
  • Echocardiography


  • American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA)
  • Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists (SCA)
  • International Anesthesia Research Society (IARS)
  • American Society of Echocardiography (ASE)
  • American Heart Association (AHA), Council on Cardiopulmonary and Critical Care, Council on Cardio-Thoracic and Vascular Surgery
  • Medical Group Management Association (MGMA)

Digital Bibliography

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Books, Chapters, Monographs:

Morewood GH, Salgo IS. Transesophageal echocardiography for lung transplantation. In: The Harvard Department of Anesthesia Electronic Anesthesia Library (HEAL) on CD-ROM, Lippincott-Raven, 2001.

Morewood GH. Chapter 30: A 65-year-old woman with abrupt intraoperative cardiac decompensation. In: Anesthesia Pearls. Hanley & Belfus, Philadelphia, 2003.

Morewood GH. Chapter 43: A 79-year-old man with a hip fracture and a heart murmur. In: Anesthesia Pearls. Hanley & Belfus, Philadelphia, 2003.


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