Robert Truog MD

Robert Truog, MD

Executive Director, Institute for Professionalism & Ethical Practice; Senior Associate in Critical Care Medicine; Senior Associate in Perioperative Anesthesia

Chair, Harvard Embryonic Stem Cell Research Oversight Committee, Harvard Medical School; Director of Clinical Ethics, The Division of Medical Ethics, Harvard Medical School; Professor of Anaesthesia (Pediatrics), Harvard Medical School; Professor of Medical Ethics, Harvard Medical School

  • Contact: 617-355-7327

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Medical Services


  • Critical Care
  • Anesthesia


  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Anesthesiology Perioperative and Pain Medicine


  • English


  • Institute for Professionalism and Ethical Practice (IPEP)
  • Medical Surgical Intensive Care Unit (MSICU)
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Experience and Education


Medical School

University of California, 1980

Los Angeles, CA

Internship, Pediatrics

University of Colorado, 1980-1981

Denver, CO

Chief Resident, Pediatrics

University of Colorado, 1983-1984

Denver, CO

Residency, Pediatrics

University of Colorado, 1981-1983

Denver, CO

Residency, Anesthesia

University of California, 1984-1986

Los Angeles, CA

Fellowship, Pediatric Anesthesia & Critical Care

Boston Children's Hospital, 1986-1987

Boston, MA


  • Anesthesiology, Pediatrics, Pediatric Critical Care Medicine

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