Erica D. Wittwer, M.D., Ph.D.

  1. Anesthesiologist
  2. Echocardiographer

Departments

Specialty Groups

Location

  1. Rochester, Minnesota

Languages

English
  1. Intensive care
  2. Pharmacogenomic testing
  • Cardiovascular physiology
  • Improvements in intensive care medicine using clinical research to develop further advances in evidenced-based medicine
  • Pharmacogenomics, pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics
  • Rapid ventricular pacing for endograft deployment in treatment of thoracic aortic aneurysms
Rochester

Rochester, Minnesota

  1. 2013
    Fellow - Critical Care MedicineCritical Care Medicine-Anesthesiology Fellowship
  2. 2012
    Fellow - Adult Cardiothoracic AnesthesiologyMayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  3. 2011
    Resident - AnesthesiologyMayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  4. 2008
    Transitional ResidentLegacy Emanuel Hospital
  5. 2007
    MD - MedicineUniversity of Utah
  6. 2007
    Ph.D. - Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical ChemistryUniversity of Utah
  7. 2001
    Baccalaureate Studies - Chemistry and PsychologyEastern Oregon University

Certifications

  1. 2013
    Critical Care MedicineAmerican Board of Anesthesiology
  2. 2013
    Advanced Perioperative Transesophageal EchocardiographyNational Board of Echocardiography
  3. 2012
    AnesthesiologyAmerican Board of Anesthesiology

Awards and honors

  1. 2019
    Mentored Career Development ProgramDepartment of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine
  2. 2012
    Second Place, Case Reports, Cardiovascular AnesthesiaMidwest Anesthesia Resident's Conference
  3. 2010
    FMS/Penaz Wesseling Travel Fellowship21st International Symposium on the Autonomic Nervous System
  4. 2005
    Best of Session, Pharmacokinetics and PharmacodynamicsInternational Anesthesia Research Society
  5. 2003
    Kuramoto FellowshipDepartment of Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Chemistry, University of Utah
  6. 2001
    Enzon FellowshipDepartment of Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Chemistry, University of Utah

Professional memberships

  1. 2020 - 2021
    Vice Chair, Abstract Review Subcommittee on Critical CareAmerican Society of Anesthesiologists
  2. 2020 - present
    Member, Committee on Critical Care MedicineAmerican Society of Anesthesiologists
  3. 2019 - present
    MemberQuality Subcommitee, Critical Care IMP
  4. 2019 - present
    Member, Educational Track Subcommittee on Critical CareAmerican Society of Anesthesiologists
  5. 2018 - 2020
    Member, Abstract Review Subcommittee on Critical CareAmerican Society of Anesthesiologists
  6. 2018 - present
    MemberECMO Program Executive Administrative Group, Division Committees, Department of Nursing
  7. 2018 - present
    DelegateAmerican Society of Anesthesiologists
  8. 2018 - present
    Delegate to House of DelegatesMinnesota Society of Anesthesiologists
  9. 2017 - present
    MemberCardiovascular Surgery Code 45 QI Multidisciplinary Workgroup, Division Committees, Department of Nursing
  10. 2017 - present
    Board Member - TreasurerMinnesota Society of Anesthesiologists
  11. 2017 - present
    Board MemberMinnesota Society of Anesthesiologists
  12. 2016 - 2018
    Committee MemberAmerican Society of Anesthesiologists
  13. 2016 - 2018
    Member, Committee on Cardiovascular and Thoracic AnesthesiaAmerican Society of Anesthesiologists
  14. 2015 - 2017
    Alternate Delegate for ASAMinnesota Society of Anesthesiologists
  15. 2015 - present
    MemberCVS/MB7BG Collaborative Project
  16. 2015 - present
    MemberCritical Care IMP Clinical Practice Subcommittee, Critical Care Independent Multidisciplinary Program
  17. 2015 - present
    MemberHeart and Lung QAPI Subcommittee
  18. 2015 - present
    MemberMechanical Circulatory Device Practice Group
  19. 2015 - present
    MemberMortality Review Subcommittee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  20. 2015 - 2017
    Alternate Delegate for ASAAmerican Society of Anesthesiologists
  21. 2013 - present
    MemberNational Association For Medical Direction Of Respiratory Care
  22. 2012 - 2013
    MemberCritical Care Fellowship Education, College of Medicine, Department of Critical Care
  23. 2012 - present
    MemberPerformance Improvement Committee, Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine
  24. 2012 - present
    Committee MemberMinnesota Society of Anesthesiologists
  25. 2012 - present
    MemberSociety of Critical Care Medicine
  26. 2011 - present
    MemberSociety of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists
  27. 2011 - present
    International Anesthesia Research Society
  28. 2008 - 2013
    MemberMayo Fellows Association, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  29. 2008 - present
    MemberAmerican Society of Anesthesiologists
  30. 2008 - present
    MemberMinnesota Medical Association
  31. 2008 - present
    MemberSociety of Anesthesia and Sleep Medicine