Anesthesia Research - IAA Hartford County Division

Program Overview

Our Hartford Division Anesthesia Research program provides curious anesthesiologists with every resource necessary to conduct and produce novel and impactful research that benefits our providers and patients.



Putting Research Into Practice

Welcome, and thank you for your interest in our Anesthesia Research Program.

Integrated Anesthesia Associates is motivated to consistently raise the standard of its excellent clinical anesthesia care by advancing knowledge in the field of anesthesiology and some of its most relevant research topics, including:

  • Opioid reduction
  • Regional anesthesia
  • Pain management
  • Cardiac anesthesia
  • Acupuncture
  • Perioperative anxiety reduction
  • Artificial intelligence
  • Health equity and disparities >
  • Critical care management
  • Research bioethics

Our Hartford Division Anesthesia Research & Development program provides curious anesthesiologists with every resource necessary to conduct and produce novel and impactful research that benefits our providers and patients.

Discovering Answers

IAA Hartford Division Research focuses on answering pertinent questions in the field of anesthesiology by designing high-quality studies and employing a variety of methodologies:

  • Systematic Review Studies
  • Prospective Clinical Trails
  • Retrospective Cohort Studies
  • Cross-Sectional & Survey Studies

To support our growing Anesthesia Research & Development program, we encourage all enthusiastic and interested anesthesiologists, anesthesia fellows, CRNAs, residents, medical students, and individuals to join our team.

Research Internship Program

The IAA Hartford Division Research Internship Program offers several unpaid research internship positions during four sessions each year to work with our team of anesthesia research investigators, attending anesthesiologists, fellows, residents, and research staff.

If you are interested in participating in our anesthesia research, we invite you to learn more about our Research Internship Program.

Contact Us

If you would like to learn more about IAA Hartford Division Research, please contact us. We would love to hear from you.


Mailing Address:
Department of Anesthesia Research / Department of Anesthesiology
Hartford Hospital
80 Seymour Street, JB321
Hartford, CT 06102

Office Hours: 
Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Contacts: 

  • Kevin J. Finkel, MD, FASA
    Director of Research,
    Hartford Division
    Department of Anesthesia Research,  Hartford Division
    Email Dr. Finkel

  • Aseel Walker, MD
    Senior Project Management Specialist

    Department of Anesthesia Research,  Hartford Division
    Tel: 860-972-1778
    Email Aseel Walker
  • Sarah Vincze, MPH
    Research Internship Program Coordinator
    Research Assistant, IAA
    Department of Anesthesia Research,  Hartford Division
    Tel: 860-972-5487
    Email: Sarah Vincze
Kevin J. Finkel, MD, FASA

Kevin J. Finkel, MD, FASA
Director of Clinical Research,
Hartford Division
Email Dr. Finkel

Aseel Walker, MD
Senior Project Management Specialist
Department of Anesthesia Research, Hartford Division
Tel: 860-972-1778
Email Aseel

Sarah Vincze, MPH
Research Internship Program Coordinator
Research Assistant, IAA
Department of Anesthesia Research, Hartford Division
Tel: 860-972-5487
Email Sarah