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Edward Greg (Greg) Koski, MD, PhD

Anesthetist,, Massachusetts General Hospital

Director of Clinical Research, Division of Cardiovascular Anesthesia, Department of Anesthesia, Critical Care and Pain Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Senior Scientist, James Mongan Institute for Health Policy, Massachusetts Genral Hospital and Partners HealthCare System

  • Phone: 617-726-8980
Department of Anesthesia, Critical Care and Pain Medicine


  • Heart Center
  • Cardiac Anesthesia
Clinical Interests
Cardiovascular anesthesia
Clinical investigation
Thoracic and regional anesthesia
Research ethics
Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
Medical Education
MD, Harvard Medical School
PhD, Harvard University
Residency, Massachusetts General Hospital
Fellowship, Massachusetts General Hospital
Board Certifications
Anesthesiology, American Board of Anesthesiology
Foreign Languages
Patient Age Group
Accepting New Patients
Accepting New Patients

BiographyAssociate Editor, Journal of Empirical Research on Human Research Ethics

Co-Founder, Alliance for Clinical Reserach Excellence and Safety (ACRES) Global Network for Clinical Research

Chair, Ethics Advisory Board, Framingham Heart Study, National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute

Past-Chair, Advisory Committee, Strategic Initiative for Developing Capacity for Ethical Review (SIDCER), World Health Organization

Past-President and former Chairman of the Board of Trustees, Academy of Pharmaceutical Physicians and Investigators, Association of Clinical Research Professionals

Former Director, Office for Human Research Protections, US Department of Health and Human Services

Member, Quality Management Advisory Committee, Special Program in Research and Training in Tropical Diseases, World Health Organization

Certified Physician Investigator (Honorary), Academy of Pharmacetuical Physicians and InvestigatorsTestamur, American


Research Areas

  • Perioperative hemostasis and anticoagulation
  • Blood resource management and quality improvement
  • Research ethics, policy and regulatory affairs

Description of Research

  • Exploration of mechanisms of altered heparin responsiveness in patients undergoing cardiopulmonary bypass for cardiac and major vascular surgery
  • Empirical assessment of the knowledge level and preparedness of clinical investigators and the impact of investigator training and professional certification on clinical research performance
  • Measurement of the performance of ethical review boards in the subjective assessment and management of ethical issues

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Anesthesia, Critical Care and Pain Medicine
55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA 02114-2696

Phone: 617-726-8980
Phone 2: 617-726-0366
Fax: 617-726-5985

Anesthesia, Critical Care and Pain Medicine
55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA 02114-2696

Phone: 617-726-8980
Phone 2: 617-726-0366
Fax: 617-726-5985

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