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Sheila E. Cohen
Professor (Clinical) of Anesthesia, Emerita
Current Research and Scholarly InterestsOur obstetric anesthesia group is interested in a variety of topics including the efficacy and mechanism of action of spinal and epidural opioids for production of analgesia during labor, and the functionality of epidural analgesia for labor pain relief.
Clinical Assistant Professor, Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine
Current Research and Scholarly InterestsIndustry supported clinical trials
Robert Cowan, MD, FAAN
Clinical Professor, Neurology & Neurological Sciences
Clinical Professor (By courtesy), Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine
Current Research and Scholarly InterestsCurrent interest focus on patient education technology and patient/physician communication with a particular emphasis on tools which increase encounter efficiency and improve outcomes. Basic research focuses on mechanisms of action in Chronic Daily Headache, with a particular emphasis on New Daily Persistent Headache. Techniques include fMRI, biomarker investigation and evoked potentials. Clinical research includes clinical trials of novel treatments for episodic and chronic headache forms.
Ana Maria Crawford
Clinical Associate Professor, Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine
BioDr. Crawford is board certified in both Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine. She came to Stanford University in 2008 to complete her Critical Care Medicine training and has been affiliated faculty since. In addition to her clinical focus areas, she has a passion for equitable medical education and healthcare access. In 2011, she founded the Division of Global Health Equity within the Department of Anesthesiology, Preoperative and Pain Medicine. She has spent over a decade working to bring quality education and training through academic partnerships across the globe, primarily in underserved and variably-resourced areas. She is the proud recipient of the 2021 Kevin Malott Humanitarian Service Award for her work assisting the Pine Ridge Native American Reservation and Pine Ridge Hospital with their COVID-19 response, working with local teams preparing to care for critically-ill patients. Dr. Crawford also works in her local community to address social barriers to health.