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Dr. Kristine Marmai

Assistant Professor


Dr. Kristine Marmai completed medical school and an anesthesiology residency program at the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry at Western University. Dr. Marmai then completed a one-year fellowship in Obstetrical Anesthesiology at Western University.

In 2011, she joined the Department of Anesthesia and Perioperative Medicine at the London Health Sciences Centre as an Assistant Professor and a Member of the Obstetrical Anesthesia subspecialty group.

Dr. Marmai’s areas of interest include obstetrical anesthesia, quality assurance, and post-graduate education.

She coordinates and teaches case-based resident education sessions.

Recent Publications

Antoniou A, Marmai K, Qasem F, Cherry R, Jones PM, Singh SI. Educating anesthesia residents to obtain and document informed consent for epidural labor analgesia: Does simulation play a role? Int J of Ob Anesth; 2017 Dec [epub ahead of print].

Vedagiri Sai R, Singh SI, Qasem F, Nguyen D, Dhir S, Marmai K, Adam R, Jones PM. Onset of labour epidural analgesia with low-dose bupivacaine and different doses of fentanyl. Anaesthesia. 2017 Nov;72(11):1371-1378.

Turkstra T, Marmai K, Armstrong KP, Kumar K, Singh SI. Preprocedural ultrasound assessment does not improve trainee performance of spinal anesthesia for obstetrical patients: a randomized controlled trial. Journal of Clinical Anesthesia. 2017 Feb; 37: 21-24.

Singh SI, Rehou S, Marmai KL, Jones PM. The efficacy of 2 doses of epidural morphine for postcesarean delivery analgesia: a randomized noninferiority trial. Anesth Analg. 2013 Sep;117(3):677-85.

Singh S, Dhir S, Marmai K, Rehou S, Silva M, Bradbury C. Efficacy of ultrasound-guided transversus abdominis plane blocks for post-cesarean delivery analgesia: a double-blind, dose-comparison, placebo-controlled randomized trial. Int J Obstet Anesth. 2013 Jul;22(3):188-93.