Since 2005, physician anesthesiologist Dr. Aarohi Ambardekar has created patient-specific anesthetic plans at Southern Maryland Anesthesia Associates (SMAA), in Lanham, Maryland. Dr. Aarohi Ambardekar also participates in the American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA).
The ASA recently identified Alex Hannenberg, M.D., as the organization’s interim chief quality officer. A faculty member at Tufts University School of Medicine, Dr. Hannenberg has long been active in the anesthesiologist professional community. He has a longstanding work history with the ASA and has served the organization in various capacities over the years. Dr. Hannenberg has also earned multiple honors in recognition of his notable outreach and contributions in the area of global health.
The interim role will place Dr. Hannenberg at the helm of the organization’s Quality and Practice Advancement Division. In this capacity, he will oversee issues of regulatory compliance and liaison with organizations that govern field regulatory changes and medical and scientific advancement.