Clinical Associate Professor
Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford
Dr. Caruso is an Associate Clinical Professor of Pediatric Anesthesia at Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford. He is the co-director of the Chariot VR Program, which aims to incorporate immersive technologies into clinical practice to reduce pediatric patients’ anxiety and to enhance medical simulation. He has helped lead the Chariot Program’s implementation throughout multiple departments within the hospital, and is now spreading the program nationally. Dr. Caruso has published and presented at multiple conferences on the effectiveness of the technologies utilized by the Chariot Program. Dr. Caruso is also the Director of Perioperative Improvement and an advisor to the Department of Graduate Medical Education at Stanford’s School of Medicine. He holds a BS in biochemistry from the University of Virginia, a master’s degree in medical education from Johns Hopkins University and a medical degree from Stanford University.
Wednesday, May 22
9:45 AM – 10:45 AM