Frances Chung MBBS, FRCPC
Dr. Frances Chung is a Professor of the Department of Anesthesiology and Pain
Management at University Health Network, University of Toronto. She is the ResMed
Research Chair of Anesthesia, and Sleep Medicine. She is a co-founder and past
president of the Society of Anesthesia and Sleep Medicine.
In total, she has 326
publications with a H index of 73 and 19,088. Her research work has been recognized
through multiple awards such as the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of
Canada's McLaughlin-Gallie Visiting Professorship, and the Research Recognition Award
from the Canadian Anesthesiologist's Society; To celebrate 2017 World Anesthesia Day,
her work "High STOP-Bang score indicates a high probability of sleep apnea"
(http://www.stopbang.ca) was chosen to be the Top 25 Most Important Articles in the
history of Anesthesia by British Journal of Anaesthesia.