Attila Kett

Dr. Kett received his medical degree from the University of Pecs in September 1990. He then completed post-graduate training as a resident in Obstetrics & Gynecology in Hungary. He was a faculty member of the University of Pecs rising to the rank of Assistant Professor. He then joined Case Western University as a Postdoctoral Fellow to focus on developing novel opioid peptide analogues for Obstetric Anesthesia followed by a residency and subspeciality training in Obstetric Anesthesia at New York University. Dr. Kett completed his Executive MBA at the University of Tennessee Haslam School of Business.

In 2002 Dr. Kett joined the Department of Anesthesiology at Saint Peter’s University Hospital. He served several years as the Chief of Obstetric Anesthesia Division before becoming the Chair. His several additional roles include the Directorship of the Blood Conservation Program and serving as the Anesthesia Champion of the Enhanced Recovery After Surgery Program. He has been awarded numerous honors throughout his career, served as the Principal Investigator of multiple clinical trials and authored numerous peer reviewed publications.
Dr. Kett was instrumental implementing the first Enhanced Recovery After Cesarean Section Program in the United States His research interests is optimizing perioperative care, minimizing opioids, and improving value in the perioperative setting.