Izabela Leahy, MS, BSN, RN
PACaRI Program Director
Executive Director for the Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine
Izabela established the PAcaRI program to support research in the department. Mrs. Leahy also conceived, built and continues to lead the Department’s Pediatric Anesthesia Research Center (PARC). Additionally, Mrs. Leahy established and led an Inner City Students Internship Program in collaboration with Harvard Medical School.
Amanda Whipple, MPH
PACaRI Program Manager
Amanda joined Boston Children’s as a Clinical Research Coordinator for the Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine in November of 2013, shortly after receiving her MPH in Health Policy from The George Washington University School of Public Health. In addition to managing the Pediatric Anesthesia Clinical and Research Internship Program, she also coordinates the Department’s Quality Improvement Program, focusing on enhancing patient safety, improving outcomes, while increasing practice efficiency and efficacy.