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Correspondence  |   September 2006
Academic Anesthesia and M.D.–Ph.D.s
Author Affiliations & Notes
  • Paul R. Knight, M.D., Ph.D.
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  • *State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York.
Article Information
Correspondence
Correspondence   |   September 2006
Academic Anesthesia and M.D.–Ph.D.s
Anesthesiology 9 2006, Vol.105, 628. doi:
Anesthesiology 9 2006, Vol.105, 628. doi:
In Reply:—
We read with considerable interest the Letters to the Editor about the Special Article by Schwinn and Balser1 and our Editorial View.2 No single quick fix for our predicament exists. Rather, multiple plans from creative individuals in academic institutions and anesthesiology organiza-tions must be implemented. We all share the same goal: enhancing the scientific foundation of our specialty.
*State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York.
References
Schwinn DA, Balser JR: Anesthesiology physician scientists in academic medicine: A wake-up call. Anesthesiology 2006; 104:170–8Schwinn, DA Balser, JR
Knight PR, Warltier DC: Anesthesiology residency programs for physician scientists. Anesthesiology 2006; 104:1–4Knight, PR Warltier, DC