AAAC Candidate – Lisco

Steven J. Lisco, MD, FCCM, FCCP

University of Nebraska Medical Center

Steven J. Lisco, MD is the Myrna Newland Professor and Chairman of the Department of Anesthesiology at the University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska.

Dr. Lisco is board certified in Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine. His primary areas of clinical focus are thoracic and vascular anesthesia, complex airway management, and critical care medicine. He is also an attending intensivist in the Nebraska Medicine Biocontainment Unit. He is a fellow of the American College of Physicians, the American College of Chest Physicians and the American College of Critical Care Medicine. He is a member of the American Society of Anesthesiology, the International Society of Anesthesia Research, the Society of Critical Care Medicine, the American Thoracic Society, the Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists, and the Association of University Anesthesiologists.

Dr. Lisco completed his undergraduate degree in Biology at Grinnell College and his medical degree from Loyola University-Stritch School of Medicine in Maywood, Illinois. He trained in first in Internal Medicine at the University of Michigan Medical Center in Ann Arbor, Michigan followed by an Anesthesiology Residency at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and a Critical Care Fellowship at the Massachusetts General Hospital. Prior to his current position, Dr. Lisco held faculty appointments at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and the University of Cincinnati. He joined the Department of Anesthesiology at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in 2012, as the Myrna Newland Professor and Chair.