Specialty Focus

  • Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine
  • Regional Anesthesiology
  • Perioperative Care
  • Integrative Medicine
  • Pharmacology
  • Medical Innovation
  • Biotechnology

Clinical Interests

  • Public Health and Health Policy
  • FDA Regulatory Guidelines
  • Pharmacology and Biotherapeutics
  • Drug Development
  • Chronic and Acute Pain
  • Regional Anesthesiology
  • Ultrasound Guided Procedures
  • Interventional Pain Medicine
  • Palliative Care and Cancer Pain

Residency & Fellowship

  • Johns Hopkins University, Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Anesthesiology Pain Fellowship
  • National Institutes of Health, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, Clinical Research Scientist Track, Anesthesiology Residency
  • Georgetown University Hospital, Anesthesiology Residency
  • Georgetown University Hospital, Chief Resident

Fellowship & Post-Doctoral Education

  • Harvard Medical School and McClean Hospital, Founding Fellow of Institute of Coaching
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Controlled Drug Release Technology, Biomedical Engineering, Professional Education
  • Mayday Foundation Fellowship, Media, Public Policy and Advocacy Fellow
  • Wharton School of Business, Total Leadership Program at University of Pennsylvania

Anesthesiologist + Pharmacologist + Pain Specialist + Health Policy 

Dr. Anita Gupta is board certified anesthesiologist, pain specialist and pharmacologist with a masters in public policy and a certificate in health policy from Princeton University’s Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs. She has received the Learner Award from the American Association of Medical Colleges in Washington D.C., has been a FDA Advisor and has been in healthcare for over 20 years. She previously has been a founding fellow of the Institute of Coaching at McLean/Harvard Medical School and trained at the Wharton Total Leadership Program, and has been a working group member of the GIEESC/World Health Organization member, and has been featured as a medical expert on CNN, Fox News, Forbes, and many others. She has been the recipient of the Patients Choice and Compassionate Physician Award and author of internationally selling textbooks by Oxford University Press, Interventional Pain Medicine and Pharmacology in Anesthesia Practice and 50 Studies Every Anesthesiologist Should Know. She completed the public advocacy fellowship with the Mayday Foundation and has been called upon to discuss high profile medical topics involving Tiger Woods, Bill Cosby, Angelina Jolie and Prince. Dr. Gupta’s contributions have earned her recognition for community service, research, and pain medicine expertise. She completed her Doctorate in Pharmacy at Rutgers and her medical degree from UMDNJ and her residency in anesthesiology at Georgetown University and clinical scientist training at National Institutes of Health. Following residency, Dr. Gupta completed a pain fellowship from Johns Hopkins University.

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