Craig McClain
Craig McClain, M.D.,MPH
Associate Professor of Anaesthesia

Dr. Craig McClain is a pediatric anesthesiologist practicing full time at Boston Children’s Hospital. His practice is divided between general pediatric anesthesiology with a subspecialty in pediatric neuroanesthesia and global health work. Dr. McClain has been involved with a number of projects in different parts of the world. These projects have encompassed many aspects of global health and anesthesiology including direct patient care, education, systems development, capacity building, and research. He has been the lead anesthesiologist for Harvard for the Human Resources for Health (HRH) Rwanda Project. Additionally, Dr. McClain is co-director of the Health Volunteers Overseas (HVO) pediatric anesthesiology project in Laos. Finally, he is currently involved in a large trial in rural India looking at the feasibility and safety of medical officers performing spinal anesthesia for elective surgical cases.


Dr. McClain's primary appointment is as a senior associate in perioperative anesthesia in the Department of Anesthesiology, Critical Care and Pain Medicine at Boston Children’s Hospital. He has an affiliate appointment at Brigham and Women’s Hospital to care for children there. Dr. McClain is also an associate professor of anesthesiology at Harvard Medical School.


Childrens Hospital

Anaesthesia, Pavilion 3

300 Longwood Ave

Boston, MA 02115

Health Professional Training and Capacity Strengthening Through International Academic Partnerships: The First Five Years of the Human Resources for Health Program in Rwanda.
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