Anesthesiology Interest Group

The mission of the Anesthesiology Interest Group is to provide Columbia medical students with increased exposure to the field of anesthesiology and to help them understand the duties, training, and lifestyle of academic anesthesiologists. These goals are intended to help interested students successfully enter the field of anesthesiology.

Anesthesiology Unsung Hero Shadowing Program

Interested in getting a peek into the life of an anesthesiologist? The Anesthesiology Unsung Hero Shadowing Program consists of spending a weekend morning in the OR at Milstein Hospital. You will shadow an anesthesiologist, become familiar with the workings of the OR, and gain some clinical exposure and insight into the daily life of an anesthesiologist.

If you have questions, email the Anesthesiology Interest Group leaders at