Awards and Recognition



"Robert Dripps, M.D."  Memorial Award to the Outstanding Resident in Anesthesiology

1999 - 2000

American Heart Association Postdoctoral Fellowship Award "Magnesium and Neurocognitive Outcome in Cardiac Surgery:  $50,000

National Institute of Health Training Grant Award:  $35,000


Dick Smith Award, Duke University medical Center, Department of Anesthesiology "The Association of Rewarming Rate and Neurocognitive Dysfunction After Cardiac Surgery"


Fellow of American Society of Echocardiography


Association of University Physicans Member

Association of Cardiac Anesthsiologists

America's Top Anesthesiologists

Consumers' Research Council of America

2010 - 2012

Compassionate Doctor Award

Patient's Choice Award

2011 - Present

Editorial Board of the Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia

2013 - Present

Editor, Current Opinion in Anesthesiology

Fellow, American Heart Association


International Association of Anesthesiologists

 Top Doctor Award, Published in "Leading Physicians of the World 2015"


Dr. Grigore, Compassionate Care

More than professional accolades, Dr. Grigore is most proud of her Patient Choice Award and Compassionate Doctor Award.  

These are true testiments of her commitment to providing medical care that goes beyond process and procedure.