Daniel King-Wai Low, BM BS

Daniel King-Wai Low, BM BS

Anesthesia, Pain Medicine

On staff since April 2010

Academic Title: Acting Assistant Professor

Research Center: Center for Clinical and Translational Research


Board Certification(s)

Anesthesia (Non-ABMS)

Medical/Professional School

Nottingham University, Nottingham


Pediatrics, University Hospital, Nottingham
Anesthesiology, Frenchay Hospital, Bristol, Avon, UK
, Royal Derby Hospital, Derby
Pediatrics, University Hospital of Hartlepool, Hartlepool
Pediatrics, Walsall Manor Hospital, Walsall


Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, Bristol Royal Hospital for Children, Bristol, UK

Clinical Interests

Pre-hospital medicine, critical care Simulation, education, information technology

Awards and Honors

Award Name Award Description Awarded By Award Date
Pediatric Anesthesia Fellow Instructor of the Year 2012-13, Seattle Childrens, Seattle (Teaching) Voted as best instructor by 2012-13 cohort of fellows 2013
Golden Seed award for excellence in teaching at Seattle Children's Hospital for 2010-11. University of Washington 2011
Anaesthesia - Top 10 cited paper 2008-10 award The Use of the BERCI DCI Video Laryngoscope for teaching novices direct laryngoscopy and tracheal intubation Anaesthesia, 2008, Feb; 63(2): 195-201 Low D, Healy D, Rasburn N 2011


  • Reed, M., Geiduschek, J., Martin, L.
    Striving for a zero-error patient surgical journey through adoption of aviation-style challenge and response flow checklists: a quality improvment project
    Pediatric Anesthesia , 2013 : 23571-578
  • Latham, G., Bosenberg, A., Low, D.
    Radial Artery Spasm as Documented by High Frequency Micro-ultrasound
    Las Vegas, NV: Society for Pediatric Anesthesiology Winter Meeting 2013. , 2013
  • Latham, G., Veneracion, M., Bosenberg, A., Joffe, D., Flack, S., Low, D.
    High frequency micro-ultrasound for vascular access in young children - a feasibility study by the High frequency UltraSound in Kids studY (HUSKY) group
    Las Vegas, NV: society for Pediatric Anesthesiology Winter Meeting 2013 , 2013
  • Rampersad, C., Low, D., Rampersad, S.
    The next frontier in patient safety: Improving outcomes through the effective use of checklists in the operating room environment
    American Academy of Pediatrics(Winter 2012) , 2012
  • Low, D., Walker, I., Heitmiller, G.
    Implementing Checklists in the Operating Room
    Pediatric Anesthesia , 2012 : 22(10)1025-1031
  • Hunyady A, Low D, Robbins L
    Preparing Fellows to learn: An advanced paediatric airway management workshop
    Medical Education , 2011 Sept.
  • Low D, Clark N, Soar J, Padkin A, Stoneham A, Perkins G, Nolan J
    A randomized control trial to determine if use of the iResus application on a smart phone improves the performance of an advanced life support provider in a simulated emergency
    Anaesthesia , 2011 Apr, : 66255-262
  • Low D, Eisses M, York B
    A novel use for the Apple (4th generation) iPod Touch in the operating room
    Anaesthesia , 2011 Jan. : 66(1)
  • Low D, Flack S
    One anesthesiologists use of iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch technology
    Society for Pediatric Anesthesia , 2011 : 24(1)
  • Rasburn N, Molyneux M, Low D
    Back to School
    Bulletin of the Royal College of Anaesthetists , 2009 : 5712-13
  • Low D, Pittaway A
    The iPhone Induction
    Pediatric Anesthesia , 2008 June : 18(6)573
  • Low D, Healy D, Rasburn N
    The Use of the BERCI DCI Video Laryngoscope for teaching novices direct laryngoscopy and tracheal intubation
    Anaesthesia , 2008 Feb. : 63(2)195-201
  • Martin, L., Rampersad, S., Low, D., Reed, M.
    Process Improvement in the Operating Room Using Toyota (Lean) Methods
    Rev Colomb Anesthesiol
  • Daniel King-Wai Low, BM BS, Reed, M., Geiduschek, J., Martin, L.
    Enhancing quality and safety in the operating room through checklist implementation
    Pediatric Anesthesia
  • Low D, Milne M
    Crystalloids, colloids, blood, blood products and blood substitutes
    Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine : 8(2)56-59


Presentations Title Event Location Date
How to prevent 98,000 deaths per year GME Grand Rounds UWMC Oct. 30, 2013
Crew Resource Management and Human Factors University of Washington Housestaff Quality and Safety Council (HQSC) Seattle, WA Jan. 2013
Implementing Checklists in the OR International Assembly for Pediatric Anesthesia Washington, DC 2012

Research Funding

Grant Title Grantor Amount Award Date
Vivo 2100 High Frequency Ultrasound Study Dec. 2013
School of Nursing to support Interprofessional Training $19500 June 2012 - June 2013
Technical Skills trainingg - medical students - anaesthesia clerkship $12600 Jan. 2011