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Dean B. Andropoulos, M.D.

Dean B. Andropoulos, M.D.

Dean B. Andropoulos, M.D. has been named anesthesiologist-in-chief at Texas Children’s Hospital. Andropoulos, who is also a professor of pediatrics in the section of anesthesiology at Baylor College of Medicine, leads a department of more than 50 fellowship-trained pediatric anesthesiologists who perform more than 35,000 anesthetics annually. Author of more than 50 peer-reviewed articles, 20 textbook chapters and two textbooks, Andropoulos serves in various leadership roles. He is the founding director and first president of the Congenital Cardiac Anesthesia Society and the leader of the Pediatric Anesthesia Leadership Council Task Force on Advanced Pediatric Anesthesia Fellowship Training.

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