Dr. David Rosen
Chief of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine
Dr. David Rosen joined CHEO in 2005 and was appointed to Chief of CHEO’s Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine in July of 2017.
Dr. Rosen attended the University of Toronto Medical School. He completed a residency in Anesthesia at the University of British Columbia followed by fellowships in Pediatric Anesthesia (UBC) and Pediatric Critical Care Medicine (U of T).
In 2004, he relocated to Ottawa to support his spouse who worked for the Department of Foreign Affairs. This prompted further temporary moves to Budapest and then Boston, where he was a consultant at Boston Children’s Hospital working in Cardiac Anesthesia and Cardiac Critical Care Medicine, and an Instructor at Harvard Medical School.
At CHEO, Dr. Rosen has divided his time between Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine. In addition to his role as Chief of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, he is also the Director of Pediatric Cardiac Anesthesia, a member of the Research Ethics Board and the Professionalism Education Lead for the University of Ottawa Anesthesia Residency Program.
Dr. Rosen also serves as the Chair of the Canadian Pediatric Anesthesia Society and is a member of the Pediatric Committee of the World Federation of Societies of Anesthesia.