Aalok V. Agarwala, MD, MBA
Division Chief, General Surgery Anesthesia, Associate Director, Quality and Safety, Assistant Professor
Department of Anesthesia, Critical Care, and Pain Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School
Dr. Agarwala is Division Chief for General Surgery Anesthesia and Associate Director for Quality and Safety at Massachusetts General Hospital, and Assistant Professor at Harvard Medical School. He has extensive experience in perioperative quality improvement, having led multiple projects including the implementation of Emergency Manuals in the OR and various ERAS protocols. He has published on handoffs and the use of checklists in the perioperative setting, and has led projects to improve Intraop, OR to PACU, and ICU to OR handoffs.