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Mark Stafford-Smith

Professor Emeritus of Anesthesiology
Anesthesiology, Cardiothoracic
Box 3094 Med Ctr, Durham, NC 27710
2301 Erwin Road, 5688B Hafs Building, Durham, NC 27710


My research interests are in the area of Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology. The main focus of my research is towards the understanding and prevention of acute kidney injury after cardiac and other major surgeries. Secondary interests include the study of analgesic strategies after cardiothoracic surgical procedures, performance of clinical trials, and perioperative transfusion and hemostasis.

Current Appointments & Affiliations

Professor Emeritus of Anesthesiology · 2023 - Present Anesthesiology, Cardiothoracic, Anesthesiology

Education, Training & Certifications

University of Massachusetts, Amherst · 2020 M.B.A.
McGill University (Canada) · 1983 M.D.