Sally E. Rampersad, MB

Sally E. Rampersad, MB

Anesthesia, Pain Medicine

On staff since October 2003

Children's Title: Director of Quality Improvement, Dept of Anesthesiology

Academic Title: Associate Professor

Research Center: Center for Clinical and Translational Research


Board Certification(s)

Pediatric Anesthesiology

Medical/Professional School

University of Southampton Medical School, Southampton


Anesthesiology, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Manchester
Anesthesiology, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle
Emergency Medicine, Hillingdon Hospital, Middlesex
Otolaryngology, Royal United Hospital, Bath
Anesthesiology, Royal United Hospital, Bath
Anesthesiology, Plymouth Hospital NHS Trust, Plymouth
, Royal Children's Hospital, Melbourne


Anesthesiology, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto

Clinical Interests

quality improvement, crew resource management and human factors

Research Focus Area

Translational Research

Awards and Honors

Award Name Award Description Awarded By Award Date
Seattle Magazine Top Doctor - 2013 Seattle Magazine 2013


  • Martin LD, Rampersad SE, Low DK-W, Reed MA
    Process Improvement in the Operating Room Using Toyota (Lean) Methods
    Colombian J Anesth , 2014 : 42220-8
  • Rossi MG, Yarnell C, Uejima T
    Wrong Site Frenulectomy in a Child: A Serious Safety Event
    Anesth Analg , 2014 : 119141-4
  • 3. Tjia I, Varughese A, Heitmiller E, Tyler DC, Lee AC, Hastings LA, Uejima T
    Wake Up Safe and Root Cause Analysis: Quality Improvement in Pediatric Anesthesia
    Anesth Analg , 2014 : 119122-36
  • Wahbeh G, Rubens D, Katz JR, Seidel K, Rampersad SE, Murray KF
    Gastric contents in pediatric patients following bone marrow transplantation.
    20456059 Paediatric anaesthesia , 2010 July : 660-5
  • Rampersad SE, Rowell JC, Chang BM
    Comparison of the On-Q Painbuster Post-Op Pain Relief System to a thoracic epidural for control of postoperative thoracotomy pain in a child.
    19754490 Paediatric anaesthesia , 2009 Oct. : 1025-6
  • Walker BJ, Rampersad SE
    Iatrogenic endotracheal tube obstruction with foam face padding.
    19453590 Paediatric anaesthesia , 2009 May : 544-5
  • Rampersad SE, Mulroy MF
    A case of awareness despite an "adequate depth of anesthesia" as indicated by a Bispectral Index monitor.
    15845686 Anesthesia and analgesia , 2005 May : 1363-4, table of contents


Presentations Title Event Location Date
Pediatric Ambulatory Anesthesia: Clinical Forum annual meeting of the American Society of Anesthesiologists New Orleans, LA Oct. 2014
Utilizing the Toyota A3 Problem-Solving Report to Address Intra-Operative Medication Errors Western Anesthesia Residents Conference 2013

Research Funding

Grant Title Grantor Amount Award Date
Laura Cheney Patient Safety Junior Investigator Starter Grant Department Funds $20000 2013 - 2014