Richard D. Urman, MD

Richard D. Urman, MD, MBA, FASA is a staff anesthesiologist at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital, a member of Mass General Brigham Health in Boston, Massachusetts, and Associate Professor of Anesthesia at Harvard Medical School.

He is the founding Director of the Center for Perioperative Research and the Director of the Perioperative Medicine and Ambulatory Anesthesia Fellowship. In addition, he serves as Associate Chair for Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and as Medical Director for Procedural Sedation at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital.

His research interests include operating room efficiency, pharmacology, acute pain management, and patient safety. He has also served as Chair of SAMBA communications committee and as a member of the Clinical Guidelines Committee. He has served an alternate representative to The Joint Commission Professional and Technical Advisory Committee (PTAC) and member of the ASA-SAMBA Technical Expert Panel.