The Department of Anesthesiology at the University of Texas Medical School at Houston
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Faculty Biography

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Glorimar Medina-Rivera, M.D.

Assistant Professor

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Education and Post-Graduate Training

  • University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 1995 – 1997
  • University of Puerto Rico, San Juan, Puerto Rico, 1995 - 1997
  • M.D., Ponce School of Medicine, Ponce, Puerto Rico, 1999 - 2003
  • Transitional Year Residency Training, The University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Houston, Texas, 6/03 – 6/04
  • Anesthesiology Residency Training, The University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Department of Anesthesiology, Houston, Texas, 7/04 – 7/07

Professional Experience

  • Assistant Chief of Service, Department of Anesthesiology, Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital, Houston, Texas, 3/09 – Present
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Anesthesiology, The University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Houston, Texas, 8/07 – Present
  • Attending Anesthesiologist, Memorial Hermann Hospital, Houston, Texas, 8/07 – Present
  • Attending Anesthesiologist, Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital, Houston, Texas, 8/07 – Present

Certification

  • American Board of Anesthesiology Certified

Professional Organizations

  • American Society of Anesthesiologists 
  • Texas Society of Anesthesiologists
  • Society of Obstetric Anesthesia and Perinatology

Awards

  • Deans Excellence Teaching Award, 2010

Research Grants

  • Quality Improvement Project
  • Anesthesiology Screening Clinic Patient Satisfaction Survey

Community Service

  • Guatemala Mission Trip Member, Antigua, Guatemala, 2007, 2009, 2010

Faculty Biography

Glorimar Medina-Rivera, M.D.
  • Glorimar Medina-Rivera, M.D.
    Assistant Professor
  • The University of Texas Medical School at Houston
    6431 Fannin Street, MSB 5.020
    Houston, Texas 77030
  • e-mail: Glorimar.Medina-Rivera@uth.tmc.edu