Dr Stephanie Phillips

Sub Dean, (SAHCS), Senior Lecturer
Anaesthesia, Sydney Adventist Hospital Clinical School

T: 94738960

Biographical details

Jackson Rees Research Grant Australian Society of Anaesthetists,2011 FANZA 1995 FRCA, London, 1989 BMed, University of Newcastle 1984

Research interests

Identifying and reducing morbidity associated with anaesthesia. Current research includes 1. incidence & clinical relevance of postoperative residual neuromuscular blockade, practice & attitudes of anaesthetists to neuromuscular blockade & its monitoring and clinical testing of neuromuscular function monitors. 2. Investigation of the correlation between the residual gastric contents (volume & pH), in anaesthetised humans and risk factors for aspiration pneumonia:obesity, diabetes,hiatus hernia & the elderly. 3. Attitudes of hospital staff & patients to medical student teaching in a private hospital.

Teaching areas

Critical care co-ordinator Sydney Adventist Hospital Clinical School

International links

Nepal. (Patan Academy of Health Sciences, Kathmandu 1 Sheer Memorial Hospital Banepa,2) 1. Visitor on behalf of OGH. 2. Annual visiting anaesthetist providing free medical services for reconstructive surgery.