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Lawrence Tsen | Medical Services


Programs & Services


  • English

Lawrence Tsen | Education

Undergraduate School

Kansas State University

1986, Manhattan, KS

Medical School

University of Kansas School of Medicine

1991, Kansas City, KS



University of Illinois School of Medicine

1992, Chicago, IL



University of Illinois School of Medicine

1995, Chicago, IL


Obstetric Anesthesia

Harvard Medical School

1996, Boston, MA

Lawrence Tsen | Certifications

  • American Board of Anesthesiology (General)

Lawrence Tsen | Professional History

Lawrence Tsen, MD is an Associate Professor in Anaesthesia at Harvard Medical School and for the Brigham and Women’s Hospital, he serves as the Director of Anesthesia for the Center for Reproductive Medicine, and recently served as Associate Director for Professionalism and Peer Support.

An author of over 170 peer-reviewed articles and chapters, Dr. Tsen conducts clinical and basic science investigations focused on the impact of anesthesia on maternal and fetal outcomes; he currently serves as Chair for the Mass General Brigham Human Research Committee/Institutional Review Board and has been the recipient of a number of research, teaching, and mentoring awards. A former President for the Society for Obstetric Anesthesia and Perinatology and Editor-in-Chief for the International Journal of Obstetric Anesthesia, Dr. Tsen serves as an editor for the textbook Chestnut’s Obstetric Anesthesia: Principles and Practices and as a member of a number of national and international Research Grant Review Boards.

Lawrence Tsen | Publications

I am devoted to providing the best anesthetic and health care possible, infused with professionalism, evidence based practices, global wisdom, and research insights.