Duke Anesthesiology Research Program

Providing state-of-the-art methodology for clinical, basic science and translational research empowers Duke Anesthesiology to explore revolutionary clinical inquiries by using innovative investigation methods. Through significant research in neuroscience, molecular biology, molecular and human pharmacology endeavors, our team is making crucial advancements for patients worldwide. Our laboratories offer an environment for groundbreaking findings that transcend boundaries in our field.

Department Labs

Duke Anesthesiology laboratories are devoted to the pre-clinical study of critical scientific questions that could impact patient care in anesthesiology.


The Biostatistics and Clinical Outcomes group provides statistical collaboration to clinical, genomic, and basic science research programs in Duke Anesthesiology.

Clinical Research

The Clinical Research Unit (CRU) is a departmental initiative to further organize our clinical research efforts in all areas of anesthesia and perioperative research.

Research News

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