Sally E. Rampersad, MB, DCH, FRCA


Pain Medicine

Pediatric Anesthesiology

Pediatric Pain Medicine

Seattle Children's Hospital

About Me

Director of QI, Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, Seattle Children’s Hospital

Lead Anesthesiologist for remote locations (Radiation Oncology, Proton Center, Hematology-Oncology)

Quality Improvement (QI)

Seattle Children’s Research Institute

Medical School
University of Southampton, UK, 1986

Graduate School
Virginia Mason Medical Center, Residency 2003

The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada – Pediatric Anesthesia fellowship 1996

Board Certification
Anesthesiology; Pediatric Anesthesiology

Rampersad, SE, Mulroy, MF: A case of awareness despite an “adequate depth of anesthesia” as indicated by bispectral index (BIS) monitor. Anesth Analg 2005 100 (5): 1363 –4 Martin LD, Rampersad SE, Geiduschek JM, Zerr DM, Weiss GK, Martin LD: Modification of anesthesia practice reduces catheter-associated bloodstream infections: a quality improvement initiative. Pediatr Anesth 2013; 23:588-96.
Rampersad SE, Martin LD, Geiduschek JM, Weiss GK, Bates SW, Martin LD: Video observation of anesthesia practice: a useful and reliable tool for quality improvement initiatives. Pediatr Anesth 2013; 23:627-33
Grigg EB, Martin LD, Ross FJ, Roesler A, Rampersad SE, Haberkern C, Low DK-W, Carlin K and Lynn D. Martin: Assessing the Impact of the Anesthesia Medication Template on Medication Errors During Anesthesia: A Prospective Study. Anesth Analg 2017; May 124 (5):1617-1625.
Martin LD, Grigg EB, Verma, S, Latham GJ, Rampersad SE and Martin LD, Outcomes of a Failure Mode and Effects Analysis for Medication Errors. Pediatric Anesthesia, 2017; Jun 27 (6): 571-580.
Roesler, A., Grigg, E. B., Martin, L. D, Ross, F. J., Feil, M., Rampersad, S. E., Haberkern, C. M., & Martin L. D. (2019). Practice-centered design of a medication template to reduce medication handling errors in the operating room.
International Journal of Design, 13(1), 53-68).

Being Mom to my two girls; theatre and dance; travel