Jeffrey J. Pasternak, M.D.

  1. Anesthesiologist

Location

  1. Rochester, Minnesota

Languages

English
  • Neuroanesthesia
  • Effects of central nervous system diseases on systemic physiology
  • Effects of systemic physiology on central nervous system well-being
  • Nitrous oxide use during neurosurgical procedures
  • Glycemic control in neurosurgical patients
  1. 2003
    Fellowship - Neuro-Anesthesiology FellowshipMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  2. 2002
    Chief Resident - AnesthesiologyMayo Clinic in Rochester
  3. 2002
    Resident - AnesthesiologyMayo Clinic in Rochester
  4. 1999
    Internship - Internal MedicineUMDNJ-University Hospital
  5. 1998
    MDNew Jersey Medical School, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
  6. 1992
    MS - Physical ChemistryUniversity of Michigan
  7. 1990
    BA - ChemistryRutgers University

Certifications

  1. 2003
    AnesthesiologyAmerican Board of Anesthesiology

Awards and honors

  1. 2021
    Physician Educator of the Year - Nurse Anesthesia ProgramDepartment of Anesthesiology, Mayo School of Health Sciences, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  2. 2020
    Article of the Month - "Perceived Benefits and Barriers to a Career in Neuroanesthesiology: A Pilot Survey of Anesthesiology Clinicians"Society for Neuroscience
  3. 2019
    Serving as principal mentor for Dr. Molly Herr who received the Mayo Clinic Department of Anesthesiology Mentored Career Development aWARDMayo Clinic in Rochester
  4. 2018
    Excellence in Teaching Recognition Mayo Clnic
  5. 2016
    Teacher of the YearDepartment of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine
  6. 2015
    Outstanding Physician/ScientistMayo School of Health Realted Sciences
  7. 2015
    Teacher of the YearMayo Fellows Association, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  8. 2015
    Inducted in the Mayo Fellows Association Teacher Hall of FameMayo Fellows Association, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  9. 2014
    Physician Clinician of the yearDepartment of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine
  10. 2014
    Teacher of the YearMayo Fellows Association, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  11. 2014
    Physician Educator of the Year - Nurse Anesthesia ProgramDepartment of Anesthesiology, Mayo School of Health Sciences, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  12. 2011
    Inclusion in Marquis Who's Who in Medicine and HealthcareMarquis Who's Who in America
  13. 2011
    Pasternak JJ, Lanier WL, Neuroanesthesiology Update 2011;23:67-99 was the top web-accessed article in the in the journal's history in 2011.Journal of Neurosurgical Anesthesiology
  14. 2010
    Educator of the YearDepartment of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine
  15. 2008
    Manuscript voted one of the top 10 articles of 2008 exemplifying the mission of Anesthesiology (Anesthesiology 2008;108:568-79)Anesthesiology
  16. 2007
    Distinguished Educator of the Year Award, Elected by the StaffDepartment of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine
  17. 2006
    Teacher-of-the-YearMayo Fellows Association, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  18. 2004
    Physician Educator of the YearNurse Anesthesia Program, Mayo Clinic School of Health-Related Sciences, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  19. 2003
    Excellence in Teaching RecognitionMayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  20. 1998
    Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society

Professional memberships

  1. 2019 - 2021
    Chair - Bylaws Revision Task ForceSociety for Neuroscience in Anesthesiology and Critical Care
  2. 2019 - present
    Member, MIR Safety Executive CouncilMayo Clinic in Rochester
  3. 2018 - present
    Committee MemberAmerican Society of Anesthesiology (ASA)
  4. 2018 - present
    Track ChairmanAmerican Society of Anesthesiologists
  5. 2018 - present
    Committee MemberAmerican Society of Anesthesiologists
  6. 2018 - 2019
    Immediate Past PresidentSociety for Neuroscience in Anesthesiology and Critical Care
  7. 2018 - 2019
    Chair, Nominations CommitteeSociety for Neuroscience in Anesthesiology and Critical Care
  8. 2018 - present
    Member, Nominations CommitteeSociety for Neuroscience in Anesthesiology and Critical Care
  9. 2018 - present
    Member - Finance CommitteeSociety for Neuroscience in Anesthesiology and Critical Care
  10. 2018 - present
    ChairAmerican Society of Anesthesiologists Neurotrack Education Committee
  11. 2018 - present
    Executive Committee MemberAnesthesia Clinical Practice
  12. 2017 - 2018
    PresidentSociety for Neuroscience in Anesthesiology and Critical Care
  13. 2017 - present
    Asset Review CommitteeAmerican Board of Anesthesiology
  14. 2016 - 2017
    President-ElectSociety for Neuroscience in Anesthesiology and Critical Care
  15. 2016 - present
    Oral Board ExaminerAmerican Board of Anesthesiology
  16. 2015 - 2016
    Chair - Annual Meeting Planning CommitteeSociety for Neuroscience in Anesthesiology and Critical Care
  17. 2015 - 2016
    Vice President for Scientific AffairsSociety for Neuroscience in Anesthesiology and Critical Care
  18. 2015 - present
    Invited MemberAssociation of University Anesthesiologists
  19. 2014 - 2018
    Vice ChairAmerican Society of Anesthesiologists Neurotrack Subcommittee
  20. 2014 - 2018
    Vice ChairAmerican Society of Anesthesiologists Neurotrack Education Committee
  21. 2014 - 2015
    Secretary/TreasurerSociety for Neuroscience in Anesthesiology and Critical Care
  22. 2014 - present
    ChairNeuroanesthesiology Fellowship Committee, Anesthesiology clinical compentency committee
  23. 2014 - present
    Chair, Neuroanesthesiology Fellowship CommitteeMayo Clinic Fellowship in Neurosurgical Anesthesiology
  24. 2014 - 2018
    Member, Admissions Committee Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine Residency Program
  25. 2014 - present
    Member at LargeAnesthesiology clinical compentency committee
  26. 2013 - 2017
    Representative to the House of DelegatesSociety for Neuroscience in Anesthesiology and Critical Care
  27. 2013 - present
    MemberEducation Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  28. 2012 - 2014
    ChairSociety of Neuroscience in Anesthesia and Critical Care (SNACC), Scientific Affairs Committee
  29. 2012 - 2013
    RepresentativeSociety for Neuroscience in Anesthesiology and Critical Care
  30. 2011 - 2014
    Director at LargeSociety for Neuroscience in Anesthesiology and Critical Care
  31. 2010 - present
    Member, Clinical Practice CommitteeDepartment of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine
  32. 2010 - present
    Member, Clinical Practice Executive CommitteeDepartment of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine
  33. 2009 - present
    MemberScientific Affairs Committee, Society of Neuroscience in Anesthesia and Critical Care (SNACC)
  34. 2008 - present
    MemberNurse Anesthesia Committee, Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine
  35. 2008 - present
    Member, Curriculum CommitteeMayo Clinic School of Health-Related Sciences, Nurse Anesthesia Program
  36. 2006 - 2015
    Academic Appointments and Promotions CommitteeDepartment of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine
  37. 2006 - present
    MemberAcademic Appointment and Promotions Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  38. 2005 - 2010
    Member, Research CommitteeDepartment of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine
  39. 2005 - present
    MemberNurse Anesthesia Education Committee, Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine
  40. 2005 - present
    Member, Education CommitteeMayo Clinic School of Health-Related Sciences, Nurse Anesthesia Program
  41. 2004 - 2018
    Member, Education Committee Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine Residency Program
  42. 2003 - 2009
    Member, Admissions Committee Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine Residency Program
  43. 2003 - present
    Member, Admissions CommitteeMayo Clinic School of Health-Related Sciences, Nurse Anesthesia Program
  44. 2003 - present
    MemberSociety for Neuroscience in Anesthesiology and Critical Care
  45. 2002 - present
    MemberMinnesota Society of Anesthesiologists
  46. 2001 - 2009
    MemberEducation Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  47. 2001 - 2002
    MemberQuality Assurance Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  48. 1999 - present
    MemberAmerican Society of Anesthesiologists

Publications

Research activities

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