Robert J. Canelli, MD

Assistant Professor, Anesthesiology

Robert Canelli
88 E. Newton St Newton Pavilion


Dr. Robert Canelli is an instructor in the Anesthesiology department of the Boston University School of Medicine. He 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. He also affiliated with Cambridge Health Alliance.

Other Positions

  • Anesthesia Associates of Massachusetts



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


  • Published on 3/17/2016

    Ortega R, Canelli RJ, Quillen K, Mustafa W, Kotova F. VIDEOS IN CLINICAL MEDICINE. Transfusion of Red Cells. N Engl J Med. 2016 Mar 17; 374(11):e12. PMID: 26981950.

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  • Published on 12/1/2015

    Shahul S, Gulati G, Hacker MR, Mahmood F, Canelli R, Nizamuddin J, Mahmood B, Mueller A, Simon BA, Novack V, Talmor D. Detection of Myocardial Dysfunction in Septic Shock: A Speckle-Tracking Echocardiography Study. Anesth Analg. 2015 Dec; 121(6):1547-54. PMID: 26397444.

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