Robert J. Canelli, MD

Assistant Professor, Anesthesiology

Robert Canelli
750 Albany Street, 2R

Biography

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.

Other Positions

  • Anesthesiologist and Critical Care Physician, Anesthesiology, Boston Medical Center
  • Clinical Director of Simulation, Anesthesiology, Boston Medical Center
  • Anesthesia Associates of Massachusetts

Education

  • St. George’s University, MD
  • Villanova University, BS

Publications

  • Published on 5/26/2021

    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. PMID: 34136282.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 4/21/2021

    Canelli R, Shrestha GS, Ortega R. Emergency Intubation in Covid-19. Reply. N Engl J Med. 2021 05 13; 384(19):e74. PMID: 33882224.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 2/18/2021

    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. PMID: 33596358.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 2/9/2021

    Canelli R, Ortega R. Colorimetric capnography: a misnomer worth correcting. J Clin Monit Comput. 2021 08; 35(4):951. PMID: 33558982.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 7/17/2020

    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. PMID: 32677498.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 5/22/2020

    Matheos T, Ram L, Canelli R. Preoperative Evaluation for Thoracic Surgery. Thorac Surg Clin. 2020 Aug; 30(3):241-247. PMID: 32593357.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 5/22/2020

    Litle VR, Canelli RJ. Perioperative Management of the Thoracic Patient Continues to Evolve. Thorac Surg Clin. 2020 Aug; 30(3):xiii-xiv. PMID: 32593370.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 5/19/2020

    Ortega R, Gonzalez M, Nozari A, Canelli R. Personal Protective Equipment and Covid-19. N Engl J Med. 2020 Jun 25; 382(26):e105. PMID: 32427435.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 5/5/2020

    Ortega R, Nozari A, Canelli R. More on Barrier Enclosure during Endotracheal Intubation. Reply. N Engl J Med. 2020 05 21; 382(21):e69. PMID: 32369279.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 4/3/2020

    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. PMID: 32243118.

    Read at: PubMed

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