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James Taylor Herbert

Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
Anesthesiology, Critical Care Medicine
DUMC 3094, Durham, NC 27710
DUMC 3094, Durham, NC 27710


Dr. Herbert is a full-time clinician with practice in critical care medicine and anesthesiology. His primary clinical sites are at Duke University Hospital in the Surgical Intensive Care Unit and Perioperative Services and at Duke Regional Hospital in the Critical Care Unit. In addition to clinical practice, Dr. Herbert has interests in clinical trials research in the areas of airway management, sepsis, and lung injury. Dr. Herbert is also a strong proponent of medical education and takes an active role in medical student, resident, and fellow education.

Current Appointments & Affiliations

Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology · 2021 - Present Anesthesiology, Critical Care Medicine, Anesthesiology

Education, Training & Certifications

Duke University, School of Medicine · 2013 M.D.
Duke University · 2013 Ph.D.