Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care
Govind Rangrass’s clinical interests include liver transplant anesthesia and regional anesthesia. His academic interests include persistent postoperative pain, organ allocation, racial disparities in health care, and ischemic reperfusion injury following organ transplantation.
His research has been published in Anesthesia & Analgesia, JAMA (The Journal of the American Medical Association) Surgery, and Clinical Transplantation.
Rangrass studied medical anthropology and South Asian studies (economics and politics) as an undergraduate at Yale University. He was a Fulbright Scholar at the National AIDS Research Institute, Indian Council of Medical Research, in Pune, India. He then earned an MD from the University of Michigan Medical School, where he was a Robert and Jane Rogers Scholar and an Alexander S. Vida Memorial Scholar. He completed an internship and residency in anesthesiology at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis/ Barnes-Jewish Hospital. He also completed a fellowship in liver transplant anesthesiology at the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles.