""

about | Maps & Directions | contact | admissions | faculty | alumni & development | library | Tech Support Center | dean's office | Policies & Procedures

Faculty directory

Back to alphabetical index

 

Gordon H. Morewood, MDGordon H. Morewood, MD


Chief, Cardiac Anesthesiology, Temple University Hospital
Chief Quality Officer, Temple University Physicians
Associate Professor, Clinical Anesthesiology, Temple University School of Medicine

Telephone: 267-838-0683

Fax: 215-707-8028

Email: gordon.morewood@tuhs.temple.edu

 

Department of Anesthesiology

 

Educational Background:

 

BA, Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada, 1990

 

MD, Queen's University School of Medicine, Kingston, Ontario, Canada, 1992

 

Internship, Royal Columbian Hospital, University of British Columbia New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada, 1993

 

Residency, Anesthesiology, Beth Israel Hospital, Harvard University, Boston, MA, 1998

 

Chief Resident, Anesthesiology, Beth Israel Hospital, Harvard University, Boston, MA,1998

 

Fellowship, Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, PA, 1999

 

MBA, LeBow College of Business, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA, 2014

 

Return to top

 

 

Clinical & Research Interests:

  • Anesthetic care for cardiac surgery
  • Systemic responses to human error and organizational accidents
  • Business model innovation in healthcare

Return to top

 

Board Certifications:

  • Anesthesiology
  • Echocardiography

Return to top

 

 

Professional Affiliations:

  • 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)

Return to top

 

 

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.

 

Return to top

 

 

PUBMED PUBLICATIONS :


Recent Medically Related Publications, Obtained from PubMed (Click on PubMed ID to view abstract)

15625251. Engen DA, Morewood GH, Ghazar NJ, Ashbury T, VanDenKerkhof EG, Wang L, A demand-based assessment of the Canadian anesthesia workforce - 2002 through 2007. Can J Anaesth 52:1(18-25)2005 Jan

12073200. Morewood GH, Gallagher ME, Gaughan JP, Does the reimbursement of anesthesiologists for intraoperative transesophageal echocardiography promote increased utilization? J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 16:3(300-3)2002 Jun

11748412. Morewood GH, Gallagher ME, Gaughan JP, Conlay LA, Current practice patterns for adult perioperative transesophageal echocardiography in the United States. Anesthesiology 95:6(1507-12)2001 Dec

11688003. Gallagher ME, Morewood GH, Garcia JP, Furukawa S, Amiodarone for atrial fibrillation during off-pump coronary artery bypass graft surgery. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 15:5(611-3)2001 Oct

10890487. Morewood GH, Uncomplicated heparinization for cardiopulmonary bypass in a patient with antiheparin antibodies. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 14:3(309-11)2000 Jun

10708472. Morewood GH, Weiss SJ, Intra-aortic balloon pump associated with dynamic left ventricular outflow tract obstruction after valve replacement for aortic stenosis. J Am Soc Echocardiogr 13:3(229-31)2000 Mar

8221447. Morewood GH, A rational approach to the cause, prevention and treatment of postdural puncture headache. CMAJ 149:8(1087-93)1993 Oct 15

Return to top