Richard Blum

Richard H. Blum, MD, MSE, FAAP

Director, Simulation Education Training; Medical Director, Post Anesthesia Care Unit; Senior Associate in Perioperative Anesthesia

Assistant Professor of Anaesthesia, Harvard Medical School

  • Contact: 617-355-7737

  • Fax: 617-730-0894

Medical Services


  • Otolaryngology
  • Perioperative Medicine
  • Post Anesthesia Care


  • Anesthesiology Perioperative and Pain Medicine


  • Division of Perioperative Anesthesia
To schedule an appointment: Call 617-355-7737

Experience and Education


Medical School

University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 1988

Philadelphia, PA

Internship, Pediatrics

University of Washington School of Medicine/Children’s Hospital and Regional Medical Center,

Seattle, Washington

Fellowship, Pediatric Cardiac and General Pediatric Anesthesia

Tufts-New England Medical Center/ Boston Floating Hospital for Infants and Children,

Boston,, Massachusetts

Fellowship, Adult and Pediatric Cardiac Anesthesia

Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School,

Boston,, Massachusetts


  • Anesthesia

  • Pediatric Anesthesia


Research Focus Area
Patient safety, medical simulation, physician education, physician and OR team communications.

For more information, please visit my research profile.

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