James Paul portrait

Welcome to the Department of Anesthesia within the Faculty of Health Sciences at McMaster University. The department has experienced steady growth over the last 10 years and is currently comprised of 34 full-time faculty and 165 part-time faculty.

Our major strength is people and several members of the department are in significant leadership roles within the hospitals and academic programs. Our hospital partners include Hamilton Health Sciences and St. Joseph's Healthcare locally, but we also reach out into the community through the Waterloo Regional Campus and the Niagara Regional Campus.

- Dr. James Paul, Professor & Chair



BBS Seminar Series - Dr. John Peever - REM sleep in health and disease

Via Zoom , Registration Required
Tracy Stojanovic

This research seminar will discuss how and why we sleep with a particular focus on identifying the brain circuits that control REM sleep and
how dysfunction and degeneration of these circuits contributes to disorders such as narcolepsy, REM sleep behavior disorder and Parkinson’s disease.

Registration is required. You can register here: https://us06web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_BX3Y7SR-T0WmufEWfiDzUg

TRAINEES: Join us! We will be hosting a virtual “Lunch and Learn” with the speaker from 12:30 – 1:00 pm.

If you are interested, please feel free to join the following link to participate: https://us06web.zoom.us/j/85022021744?pwd=bmREQ2pjZmhNMFY5NXRvYS9ZMXE1UT09

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