Janet A. Dewan, PhD, MS, CRNA

Assistant Clinical Professor
  • School of Nursing

Office: 207E Robinson Hall
Phone: 617-373-3126
Email: j.dewan@neu.edu

Education and Training:
PhD   Northeastern University
MSN  Pace University
AB      Douglas College, Rutgers University

Board Certifications:
Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist

Research Interests:
Global Health, Surgical Safety, Anesthesia

Selected publications:
Dewan, J.  Ventriculo-peritoneal Shunt and Ventriculo-Peritoneal Shunt Revision  in Vargo, Matt,.Vargo Pedi Anesthesia,  Computer Software; available at https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/pedi-anesthesia/id471321084?mt=8;  17 Sept 2015.

Dewan, J., The WHO Global Code of Practice on the International recruitment of health Personnel; Analysis with Nurses’ Perspectives.  Dissertation. PhD defended April 2014. Proquest LLC. UMI 3617926.

Dewan, J. Interview: Safe Surgery is a women’s Issue.  Lifebox Corporation interview for international Womens’ Day at http://www.lifebox.org. March 8 2014.

Feinmann, J.  Interview with Janet Dewan and Maman Sani Chaibou. Jouney of an Oximeter. BMJ 2013 doi: 10.1136.  15 January 2013.

Translation from French
Chaibou, M.S., Samuila, S. Sani, R. et. Al. Management of post operative pain: experience at the Niamey National Hospital, Niger; Journal of Pain Research; 2012:5, 591-595 Janet Dewan Trans. http://www.dovepress.com/management-of-postoperative-pain-experience-of-the-niamey-national-hos-peer-reviewed-article-JPR.

Areas of Expertise:
Nurse Anesthesia, International Health Law

Honors & Awards
Global Humanitarian Hero Citation Lifebox Corp/WHO Leadership International, August 19, 2015
American Association of Nurse Anesthetists Didactic Instructor of the Year, 2007

Appointments/Clinical Practice Affiliation:
Winchester Anesthesia Associates

Professional & Community Service:
Arlington MA Emergency Nursing Task Force
American Red Cross Volunteer Blood Donor
International Organization for Women and Development Volunteer Anesthetist and Guest faculty at University of Niamey L’hôpital National de Niamey; Advisory Board and medical volunteer.
International Organization for Women and Development volunteer, organization advisory board, anesthetist and professor, Kibagabaga, Kigali, Rwanda.
Flu Clinic Volunteer, City of Arlington MA

Global Health Activities:
Medical Board  International Organization For Women and Development (IOWD)
Teaching and Clinical volunteerism in Rwanda and Niger.