Dr. Sanjay Datta is the immediate past Director of Obstetric Anesthesia at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, a Harvard Medical School affiliated hospital, a position he held for eight years. His department oversees and manages the delivery of more than ten thousand babies per year, and is one of the busiest academic departments in the country. Under Dr. Datta’s leadership, it is also considered one of the best in the world. In addition, Dr. Datta is currently a Full Professor in Anesthesia at Harvard Medical School. He completed his preliminary training in England, followed by an obstetric anesthesia fellowship at McGill University in Montreal.
During his twenty-five-year medical career, Dr. Datta has also served as a Visiting Professor at many of the world’s leading medical schools including the Mayo Clinic, Yale University School of Medicine, Navy Hospital in Bethesda, Columbia University, McGill University in Canada, University of Toronto, University of Basel (Switzerland), and the University of Sao Paulo (Brazil).
He resides in Massachusetts with his wife and daughter.
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