Alparslan Turan


Professor, Departments of Outcomes Research and General Anesthesiology, Cleveland Clinic, USA

Dr. Alparslan is a Professor of Anesthesiology, vice chair in the Department of Outcomes Research at the Cleveland Clinic. He is the author of more than 300 peer reviewed papers including a landmark paper on post operative nausea and vomiting (New England Journal of Medicine) and is the editor in chief of Journal of Clinical Anesthesia. Post surgical chronic pain is one of his areas of interest and he has conducted numerous clinical studies on the role of gabapentin in the peri-operative setting.  Dr. Alparslan has extensive experience in the training of fellows and residents including supervision of PhD theses.