Elizabeth T. Drum, MD, FAAP, FCPP

Elizabeth T. Drum, MD, FAAP, FCPP

Elizabeth T. Drum, MD, FAAP, FCPP, is an attending anesthesiologist and medical director of Anesthesia/Sedation Services in the Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Locations: Main Campus
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

Education and Training

Medical School

MD - Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA

Residency

Anesthesiology - Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
General Surgery - St. Mary's Hospital, Waterbury, CT

Board Certification

Anesthesiology
Pediatric Anesthesiology

Titles and Academic Titles

Medical Director, Anesthesia/Sedation Services

Attending Anesthesiologist

Departments and Services

Publications

Books

Chapters

2012

Drum E.  Opening Prayer and Closing Litany for “Connecting with Our Roots” In The Heartbeat of God, Katharine Jefferts Schori, SkyLight Paths, 2012.

2010

Alvandi F, Ayache S, Drum E, Herman J:  “Use of Blood Components” In Critical Care Study Guide: Text and Review -2nd edition.   Ed: Criner GJ, D’Alonzo GE, Barnette RE. Springer, New York, 2010, pp 1091-1111.

2008

Herlich A, Drum E:  "Anesthesia for Pediatric Spine Surgery" in Surgery of the Pediatric Spine. Ed:  Kim D, Betz R, Huhn S, Newton P.  Thieme Publishing, New York. 2008, pp. 57-65.

2002

Drum ET, Levine B, Simmons W.  “Securing the Pediatric Airway” in Clinical Guidelines for Mechanical Ventilation.  Festa C (ed), Handbooks in Health Care Co., Newtown, PA.  2002.

2000

Drum ET.  “Perioperative Care of the Pediatric Patient with a Spinal Cord Injury” in Topics in Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation.  Edited by Vogel LC.  St. Louis, Thomas Land Publishers, Inc. 2000, pp. 54-67.

Posters and Presentations

Invited lectures

2014

Faculty, Advanced Fiberoptic Laryngoscopy Workshop, American Society of Anesthesiologists Annual Meeting, New Orleans, October 11-12, 2014.

2013

Faculty, Advanced Fiberoptic Laryngoscopy Workshop, American Society of Anesthesiologists Annual Meeting, San Francisco, October 12-13, 2013

“Pediatric Anesthesia Review”, Department of Anesthesia presentation, Abington Hospital, September 5, 2013

“Mission Work:  Why Me?”  Invited Speaker, Adult Seminar, First Presbyterian Church in Germantown, Philadelphia, PA, January 20, 2013

Awards and Honors

2015, International Physician of the Year, MedicalMissions.org
2008-2012, Oral Board Examiner, American Board of Anesthesiology
2004, Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
1994, Army Commendation Award
1994, Meritorious Service Medal
1991, Army Service Ribbon
1991, National Defense Service Medal

Leadership and Memberships

Memberships in Professional Organizations

International

1988-present, International Anesthesia Research Society

National

2008-present, National Physicians Alliance
2008-present, Society for Education in Anesthesia
2001-present, American Academy of Pediatrics
1998-present, American Society of Anesthesiologists
(2013-present, Global Humanitarian Outreach Committee)
1995-present, Society for Pediatric Anesthesia
(2011-present, Committee on International Education and Service)
1988-present, American Society of Anesthesiologists