July 1, 2024

Welcome To Our Didactic Director!

We are delighted to welcome Dr. Shane Cunha to the MSA team. Dr. Cunha earned his doctorate from Northwestern and has been a lecturer and course director at the McGovern Medical School for over ten years. His impressive expertise spans…


April 26, 2024

Welcome to Our Assistant Program Directors!

The Department of Anesthesiology, Critical Care, and Pain Medicine would like to announce the appointments of Chaveli Licata CAA and Emily Mathuria CAA as Assistant Program Directors for the UTHealth Master of Science in Anesthesia Program.  Preparations are underway to welcome the inaugural class…


April 18, 2024

Welcome To Our Program Coordinator!

The UTHealth Master of Science in Anesthesia Program would like to enthusiastically welcome Valerie Aragon as the Program Coordinator. Valerie is a highly motivated administrative professional with over 15 years of experience in client service, office operations, and leadership. Valerie…


April 16, 2024

AAAA 2024 Annual Conference

We’re back from the American Academy of Anesthesiologist Assistants (AAAA) 2024 annual conference at the Orlando World Center Marriott! Over the last few days, we enjoyed sharing information about Houston and our new program and networking with prospective students and…


April 2, 2024

Hancock’s Headlines: Anesthesiologist Assistant Program

Executive Dean of McGovern Medical School, Dr. John Hancock, is pleased to announce the first state institution in Texas to offer the Master’s of Science in Anesthesia Program. Created by our Department of Anesthesiology, Critical Care, and Pain Management, to…


March 29, 2024

Sixth Annual Giving Day – Tuesday April 2nd

The UTHealth Houston community has a chance to fund scholarships to empower the next generation of health professionals to be their best. Help support student scholarships during the UTHealth Houston’s Sixth Annual Giving Day on Tuesday, April 2. For 24…


March 1, 2024

8th Annual Pre-Health Professions Conference

The MSA program recently participated in UTHealth Houston’s 8th Annual Pre-Health Professions Conference, which drew hundreds of students from colleges and high schools from across the country. We shared insights about the program and its exciting career opportunities in healthcare….


February 3, 2024

Master of Science in Anesthesia Program Announcement

The Department of Anesthesiology, Critical Care, and Pain Medicine is thrilled to announce the Master of Science in Anesthesia Program. The UTH-MSA program will be the twenty-first program established in the country, housed under the McGovern Medical School, and the…