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Faculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Dr. Joan F. Benca earned her medical degree from the University of Illinois in Chicago and completed her residency at Michael Reese Hospital.



Pediatric Anesthesiology

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Hospital Affiliation(s)

University Hospital (primary)
Meriter Hospital (secondary)

UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Department of Anesthesiology

Professional Certifications and Education

Board Certification Anesthesiology
Pediatric Anesthesiology
Fellowship Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, MA
Residency Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, IL
Internship University of Illinois, Chicago, IL
Medical School University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL

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PubMed Articles
Sheehy AM Benca J Glinberg SL Li Z Nautiyal A Anderson PA Squire MW Coursin DB . Preoperative "NPO" as an opportunity for diabetes screening. J Hosp Med. 2012 Oct;7(8):611-6
[PubMed ID: 22887757]
Benca J Hogan K . Malignant hyperthermia, coexisting disorders, and enzymopathies: risks and management options. Anesth Analg. 2009 Oct;109(4):1049-53
[PubMed ID: 19762731]