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Molly B. Cason, M.D.

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Assistant Professor, Anesthesiology, Pain and Perioperative Medicine
mcason@kumc.edu

Professional Background

Dr. Molly Cason in an Assistant Professor in the Department of Anesthesiology at the University of Kansas Health System where she directs residents, nurse anesthetists and student nurse anesthetists in the anesthetic care of patients for many types of surgery and procedures.

Her medical training began at New York University in New York City, which she completed in 2010. She completed her internship in Internal Medicine at Winthrop University Hospital in Mineola, NY in 2011. From there, she moved to Baltimore where she completed residency in anesthesiology and critical care medicine at Johns Hopkins Hospital in 2014. Following residency, she remained at Johns Hopkins for a non-ACGME fellowship in obstetric anesthesia and liver transplantation anesthesia.

In 2015, she and her family moved to Kansas City to be near family. She began working at the University of Kansas Health System where she divides her time between practicing obstetric anesthesia and multispecialty anesthesia. Dr. Cason serves on several hospital committees that focus on improving patient safety and quality of care.

Dr. Cason’s awards include the Deanna K. Fox Award in recognition of patient advocacy in 2018 and acceptance to the AAMC Early Career Women Faculty Leadership Development Seminar in 2019.

Education and Training
  • BBA, Finance, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX
  • MD, medicine, New York University, New York, NY
  • Internship, Winthrop University Hospital, Mineola, NY
  • Residency, Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD
  • Clinical Fellowship, Advanced Training in OB anesthesia, Vascular, Thoracic and Liver Transplant Anesthesia, The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD