Lance S. Patak, MD, MBA

Lance S. Patak, MD, MBA

Anesthesia, Pain Medicine

On staff since October 2015

Academic Title: Assistant Professor

  • Manuscripts in Refereed Journals

    • Montie M, Galinato J, Titler M
      Perspectives of nurses and patients on call light technology
      Computers, Nursing, and Informatics, 2015 Aug. : 33(8)359-67

  • Presentations Title Event Location Date
    Grand Rounds Center for Cultivation Research and Innovation San Diego, CA April 2015
    Six Minutes of Sciences Leveraging UCSD Community Resources for Research and Innovation Support San Diego, CA April 2015
    Poster Presentation - Usability and Acceptability Testing of an iPad Communication Application in the Intensive Care Unit. Society of Critical Care Medicine Annual Meeting Phoenix, AZ Jan. 2015
    Poster Presentation - Call light use of limited English proficiency patients NAHN National Association of Hispanic Nurses Miami, Florida July 2014
  • Grant Title Grantor Amount Award Date
    "Improving Outcomes for Mechanically Ventilated Patients with the Digital EZ Board" NIH STTR Phase II Grant $1,100,000 Sept. 2015


Board Certification(s)

Pediatric Anesthesiology

Medical/Professional School

UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine, Los Angeles
USC Marshall School of Business, Los Angeles


Anesthesiology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor


Pediatric Anesthesia, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor

Clinical Interests

Pediatric cardiac anesthesia; outcomes driven innovation

Research Description

Outcomes based research; outcomes improvement; systems processes; workflow; efficiency models; innovation; medical devices Conditions Most Frequently Treated: