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Edmund Hilton Jooste

Professor of Anesthesiology
Anesthesiology, Pediatrics


Dr Jooste’s initial research focus was in the investigation of the smooth muscle airway effects of various non-depolarizing muscle relaxants. Recently, Dr Jooste has been involved in clinical research, investigating the pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of anesthetic agents in children and in particular the cardiovascular effects of dexmedetomidine. His clinical practice focuses on the anesthesia care of children with congenital cardiac disease.

Current Appointments & Affiliations

Professor of Anesthesiology · 2021 - Present Anesthesiology, Pediatrics, Anesthesiology
Professor in Pediatrics · 2020 - Present Pediatrics, Clinical Science Departments

Education, Training & Certifications

University of Pretoria (South Africa) · 1995 M.B.B.S.