Robert Canelli, MD
Assistant Professor
Boston University School of Medicine
Dept of Anesthesiology

MD, St. George’s University

Pronouns: he/him/his

Dr. Robert Canelli is a Clinical Associate Professor of Anesthesiology at Boston University School of Medicine. He is an Anesthesiologist and Intensivist at Boston Medical Center. Dr. Canelli is the Associate Director of the Surgical and Neurosciences Intensive Care Unit. He is the co-editor of the interprofessional patient safety book entitled OK to Proceed? What Every Health Care Provider Should Know About Patient Safety. He has a special interest in point of care ultrasound in the clinical environment.
Dr. Canelli completed his Critical Care Fellowship at Harvard University, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, and his residency (Chief Resident from July 2012 – June 2013) at the University of Massachusetts, UMASS Memorial Medical Center. He received his medical degree from St. George’s University School of Medicine and his BS in Chemistry from Villanova University. Dr. Canelli is licensed in the state of Massachusetts, certified by the American Board of Anesthesiology in both Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine.

Anesthesiologist and Critical Care Physician
Boston Medical Center

Clinical Director of Simulation
Boston Medical Center

Anesthesia Associates of Massachusetts

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  1. Nozari A, Mukerji S, Vora M, Garcia A, Park A, Flores N, Canelli R, Rodriguez G, Pinciroli R, Nagrebetsky A, Ortega R, Quraishi SA. Postintubation Decline in Oxygen Saturation Index Predicts Mortality in COVID-19: A Retrospective Pilot Study. Crit Care Res Pract. 2021; 2021:6682944.View Related Profiles. PMID: 34136282; PMCID: PMC8162249; DOI: 10.1155/2021/6682944;
  2. Canelli R, Shrestha GS, Ortega R. Emergency Intubation in Covid-19. Reply. N Engl J Med. 2021 05 13; 384(19):e74.View Related Profiles. PMID: 33882224; DOI: 10.1056/NEJMc2104670;
  3. Shrestha GS, Shrestha N, Lamsal R, Pradhan S, Shrestha A, Canelli R, Ortega R. Emergency Intubation in Covid-19. N Engl J Med. 2021 Feb 18; 384(7):e20.View Related Profiles. PMID: 33596358
  4. Canelli R, Ortega R. Colorimetric capnography: a misnomer worth correcting. J Clin Monit Comput. 2021 08; 35(4):951.View Related Profiles. PMID: 33558982; PMCID: PMC7870361; DOI: 10.1007/s10877-021-00665-5;
  5. Canelli R, Spence N, Kumar N, Rodriguez G, Gonzalez M. The Ventilator Management Team: Repurposing Anesthesia Workstations and Personnel to Combat COVID-19. J Intensive Care Med. 2020 Sep; 35(9):927-932.View Related Profiles. PMID: 32677498
  6. Matheos T, Ram L, Canelli R. Preoperative Evaluation for Thoracic Surgery. Thorac Surg Clin. 2020 Aug; 30(3):241-247. PMID: 32593357
  7. Litle VR, Canelli RJ. Perioperative Management of the Thoracic Patient Continues to Evolve. Thorac Surg Clin. 2020 Aug; 30(3):xiii-xiv.View Related Profiles. PMID: 32593370
  8. Ortega R, Gonzalez M, Nozari A, Canelli R. Personal Protective Equipment and Covid-19. N Engl J Med. 2020 Jun 25; 382(26):e105.View Related Profiles. PMID: 32427435
  9. Ortega R, Nozari A, Canelli R. More on Barrier Enclosure during Endotracheal Intubation. Reply. N Engl J Med. 2020 05 21; 382(21):e69.View Related Profiles. PMID: 32369279
  10. Canelli R, Connor CW, Gonzalez M, Nozari A, Ortega R. Barrier Enclosure during Endotracheal Intubation. N Engl J Med. 2020 05 14; 382(20):1957-1958.View Related Profiles. PMID: 32243118; PMCID: PMC7151333; DOI: 10.1056/NEJMc2007589;
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