Dr. Richelle Kruisselbrink is a member of the department of anesthesia at Toronto Western Hospital. She completed her MD degree and anesthesia residency training at McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario followed by a regional anesthesia fellowship at Toronto Western Hospital. Her clinical and research interests include the perioperative applications of point-of-care ultrasound. Richelle recently obtained “Testamur” status at the National Board of Echocardiography by successfully completing the Examination of Special Competence in Adult Echocardiography. She is active in education both within Toronto and internationally.