Samuel R. Sharar, MD

Professor Emeritus

Pediatric Anesthesiology

Harborview Medical Center

About Me

Associate Medical Director, King County Emergency Medical Services

Vice Chair for Faculty Affairs and Development

Practice Goal
Provide evidence-based and patient-centered care to acutely injured children and adults.

(1) Improve prehospital resuscitation and acute perioperative care of critically ill patients.
(2) Neurobiologic mechanisms and applications of virtual reality distraction analgesia.

Harborview Medical Center

Medical School
University of Washington School of Medicine, 1983

Graduate School
University of Washington General Surgery 1983-85, Trauma Research 1985-87; Anesthesiology 1987-90; Pediatric Anesthesia 1989-90

Board Certification

Work-life integration and academic physician wellness; interdisciplinary burn care education in south Asia; grand parenting; outdoor adventure fitness (cycling, hiking skiing).