William Rosenblatt, MD

Professor of Anesthesiology; Director, Anesthesia for otolaryngology ; REMEDY President & Founder; President emeritus Society for Airway Management

Departments & Organizations

Anesthesiology: Perioperative & Adult Anesthesiology: Otolaryngology Anesthesiology

Cancer Center: Head & Neck Cancers Program

Yale Medicine

Global Health Initiative: Information & Biotechnology

Office of Cooperative Research


Dr. Rosenblatt is a graduate of the Mount Sinai School of Medicine. He completed a residency in Pediatrics at Stanford, before training in Anesthesiology at Yale. Soon after completing his residency in Anesthesiology, he founded REMEDY (Recovered Medical Equipment for the Developing World), which has a nation and world wide reach. His patient care, academic, teaching and research interest is in difficult airway management. His two most significant contributions in this field are the Airway Approach Algorithm and Preoperative Endoscopic Airway Examination. He is past president of the Society for Airway Management. Current research interests include virtual reality flexible intubation laryngoscope simulation.

Currently he is an associate floor runner in the Smilow Cancer Hospital.

Education & Training

MD Mount Sinai School of Medicine (1985)
Resident Stanford University Hospital
Resident Yale University School of Medicine
Fellow Yale New Haven Hospital
Intern Stanford University Hospital
Board Certification AB of Anesthesiology, Anesthesiology (1992)

Honors & Recognition

  • Rolex Award for EnterpriseRolex Corporation (1996)

Professional Service

  • President Society For Airway Management (2005 - 2006)

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