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Department of Anesthesiology & Perioperative Medicine

Kingston Health Sciences Centre, Victory 2
76 Stuart Street Kingston, Ontario, Canada, K7L 2V7

Departmental Phone: (613) 548-7827
Departmental Fax:     (613) 548-1375 

Departmental Administrative Support:

Please contact Leslie MacLean, Departmental Receptionist

Postgraduate Office:

Please contact Kim Asselstine, Postgraduate Program Assistant

Undergraduate Office:



Head, Dr. Ramiro Arellano
Deputy Head Clinical, Dr. Janet van Vlymen
Clinical Research Director, Dr. Louie Wang
Finance Director, Dr. Dale Engen & Dr. Rob Tanzola
Postgraduate Program Director, Dr. Melinda Fleming
Undergraduate Course Director, Dr. Stacy Ridi
Undergraduate Clerkship Coordinator, Dr. Devin Sydor
Clinical Fellowship Director: Dr. Devin Sydor
Director of Acute Pain: Dr. Gregory Klar
Office Manager: Dr. Melanie Jaeger
Pre-admission Clinics: Dr. Joanna Dion

Committee Chairs

Executive Committee: Dr. Ramiro Arellano
Reappointments, Promotion: Dr. Dale Engen
Finance Committee: Dr. Dale Engen & Dr. Rob Tanzola
Resident Training Committee: Dr. Melinda Fleming
Research Committee: Dr. Ian Gilron & Dr. Louie Wang
Academic Time Committee: Dr. Mike McMullen

Support Staff

Department Head Assistant, Administrative and Financial Assistant, Angela McTaggart
Departmental Assistant and Undergraduate Program Assistant, Saulina Almeida
Postgraduate Program Assistant, Kim Asselstine
Department Secretary, Leslie MacLean

Research Staff

Coordinator, Debbie DuMerton
Research Nurse, Jessica Shelley
Clinical Research Facilitator: Rachel Phelan
Research Administrative Assistant: Dana Thompson-Green
Acute Pain Advanced Practice Nurse, Sue Vasily

Website Management

Dr. Ramiro Arellano