Dr Jennifer Anne Stevens
Conjoint Senior Lecturer

Dr Jennifer Anne Stevens

-Fellowship of the Faculty of Pain Medicine. FFPMANZCA. April 2010.

-Postgraduate Diploma in Perioperative and Critical Care Echocardiography. December 2008

-Fellowship of the Australian College of Anaesthetists. FANZCA. March 1999.

-University of Auckland School of Medicine, MBChB, March 1991. Overall result: A grade average

-Good Clinical Practice certification - September 2020 (PRAXIS Australia)

St Vincent's Clinical School
St Vincent’s Clinical School, UNSW Medicine, UNSW Sydney


  • Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Jennifer Anne Stevens
    Tan ACH; Bugeja BA; Begley DA; Stevens JA; Khor KE; Penm J, 2020, 'Postoperative use of slow-release opioids: The impact of the Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists/Faculty of Pain Medicine position statement on clinical practice', Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, vol. 48, pp. 444 - 453, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0310057X20956664
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Jennifer Anne Stevens
    Stevens JA, 2020, 'One quantum of solace for all?', Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, vol. 48, pp. 7 - 10, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0310057X19899273
    Journal articles | 2019
    Dr Jennifer Anne Stevens
    Stevens J; Trimboli A; Samios P; Steele N; Welch S; Thompson P; Halvorsen C; Kerr S, 2019, 'A sustainable method to reduce postoperative oxycodone discharge prescribing in a metropolitan tertiary referral hospital', Anaesthesia, vol. 74, pp. 292 - 299, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/anae.14570
    Journal articles | 2018
    Dr Jennifer Anne Stevens
    Ruff R; Kerr S; Kerr D; Zalcberg D; Stevens J, 2018, 'Occupational exposure to methoxyflurane administered for procedural sedation: an observational study of 40 exposures', British Journal of Anaesthesia, vol. 120, pp. 1435 - 1437, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bja.2018.01.029
    Journal articles | 2018
    Dr Jennifer Anne Stevens
    Scurrah A; Shiner CT; Stevens JA; Faux SG, 2018, 'Regional nerve blockade for early analgesic management of elderly patients with hip fracture – a narrative review', Anaesthesia, vol. 73, pp. 769 - 783, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/anae.14178
    Journal articles | 2018
    Dr Jennifer Anne Stevens
    Ho MLJ; Kerr SJ; Stevens J, 2018, 'Intravenous lidocaine infusions for 48 hours in open colorectal surgery: A prospective, randomized, double-blinded, placebo-controlled trial', Korean Journal of Anesthesiology, vol. 71, pp. 57 - 65, http://dx.doi.org/10.4097/kjae.2018.71.1.57
    Journal articles | 2018
    Dr Jennifer Anne Stevens
    Bazin P; Padley J; Ho M; Stevens J; Ben-Menachem E, 2018, 'The effect of intravenous lidocaine infusion on bispectral index during major abdominal surgery', Journal of Clinical Monitoring and Computing, vol. 32, pp. 533 - 539, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10877-017-0035-x
    Journal articles | 2017
    Dr Jennifer Anne Stevens
    Stark N; Kerr S; Stevens JA, 2017, 'Prevalence and predictors of persistent post-surgical opioid use: a prospective observational cohort study.', Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, vol. 45, pp. 700 - 706


2018. Winner. NSW Health Awards for Collaborative Leader of the Year. 

2016. Winner. Ko Awatea International Excellence in Health Improvement Awards. Award for Improving Patient Safety

2015. Winner. SVHA Quality Awards. Exceptional Care - Effective Clinical Governance.

2017. Finalist. Clinical Innovation. St Vincent’s Health Australia (SVHA) National Innovation and Excellence Awards 2017.                                                                                   

2015. Highly Commended. The Australian Council on Healthcare Standards (ACHS) Quality Improvement Awards, in Clinical Excellence and Patient Safety.


- 2019 Curran Foundation Research Grant $18,860. Stevens J, Tassie B. Hip fracture outcomes after fascia iliaca blockade. 

- 2018. University of Newcastle pilot grant $4,806 . Stevens J, Collins A, Duff J, Jones S, Sutherland J, De Wright M. A multi-centre, prospective, observational cohort study to determine the prevalence and risk of delayed opioid cessation after major orthopaedic surgery

- 2017. Inspired to Care Grant $5000. Stevens J, Marples R. Reducing the impact of delirium in our surgical patients…implementing the Delirium Clinical Care Guideline. 

- 2015. St Vincent’s Curran Endowment Grant $52,324. Walker K, Ooi Y, Stevens J. Prospective audit of pre-operative iron therapy using Ferric Carboxymaltose for patients with iron deficiency anaemia undergoing joint arthroplasty on St Vincent’s Hospital Campus.