Wednesday, March 31, 2021

Why We’re Here: Increasing Diversity in Anesthesiology

7:00 PM to 8:00 PM


RADAR Launch Event March 31, 7 p.m.


Join colleagues from across the country for RADAR’s inaugural event, featuring a panel discussion on the need for greater diversity within the field of anesthesiology.


Opening remarks from:

  • George Mashour, M.D., Ph.D., Robert B. Sweet Professor & Chair, Department of Anesthesiology, University of Michigan 
  • Michael Avidan, M.B.B.Ch., F.C.A.S.A., Dr. Seymour and Rose T. Brown Professor of Anesthesiology; Head of the Department of Anesthesiology, Washington University in St. Louis


Dr Allison Mitchell

Allison Mitchell, M.D.

Associate Program Director for Residency
Assistant Professor
Washington University in St. Louis
Dr Peter Knoester

Peter Knoester, M.D.

Anesthesia Practice Consultants
Grand Rapids African American Health Institute Advisory Council
Dr Nate Hughes

Nate Huges, M.D.

Anesthesiology Resident, CA-1
Rutgers University
Brittany Ervin Sikhondze, MD

Brittany Ervin-Sikhondze, M.D.

Anesthesiology Intern
University of Michigan


Matthew Wixson, MD

Matt Wixson, M.D.

Associate Chair for Diversity
Assistant Clinical Professor
University of Michigan