Associate Professor and Vice Chair for Quality and Process Improvement, Department of Anesthesiology
Assistant Dean Harris County Programs
OR Director, LBJ Hospital
1980 – 1984 The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX, Electrical/Biomedical Engineering
1984 – 1988 The University of Texas Medical School, Houston, TX, M.D.
1988 – 1989 Internship – Transitional, Highland General Hospital, Oakland, CA
1989 – 1992 Residency – Anesthesiology, The University of Texas Medical School, San Antonio, TX
Meeks, D.W., Lally, K.P., Carrick, M.M., Lew, D.F., Thomas, E.J., Doyle, P.D., and Kao, L.S.: Compliance with guidelines to prevent surgical site infections: as simple as 1-2-3? Am. J. Surg. 201:76-83, 2010.
Kao, L.S., Lew, D.F., Doyle, P.D., Carrick, M.M., Jordan, V.S., Thomas, E.J., and Lally, K.P.: A tale of two hospitals: a staggered cohort study of targeted interventions to improve compliance with antibiotic prophylaxis guidelines. Surgery 148:255-262, 2010.