Pain Medicine Fellowship Program Director; Anesthesiology Chief, Division of Pain Medicine
Vice Chair for Perioperative and Chronic Pain Management
University of Maryland Rehabilitation & Orthopaedic Institute Pain Management Center
Education and Training
June 2002-2005: University of Virginia Health System, Department of Anesthesiology, Charlottesville, Virginia, Anesthesia Residency
June 2001-2002: Union Memorial Hospital, Dept. of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, Internship
May 2001: Howard University College of Medicine, Washington, DC, Doctor of Medicine
May 1997: University of the District of Columbia, Washington, DC, B.S. Biology, Magna Cum Laude
7/22 - Present: Associate Professor, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology, Baltimore, MD
09/06 - 10/07: Instructor, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology, Baltimore, MD
10/07 - 7/22: Assistant Professor, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology, Baltimore, MD
Publications & Presentations
2023: Wright T, Bidaye S, Gattu K, Watterworth B. Breaking the Press Ganey Patient Survey Code. Pain Medicine Case Reports.
2022: Bedford T, Haycock NR, Mullins CD, Wright T, Curatolo M, Hamlin L, Colloca L. Attitudes towards a pre-authorized concealed opioid taper: A qualitative analysis of patient and clinician perspectives. Frontiers in Psychiatry, section Psychological Therapy and Psychosomatics.
2022: Bedford T, Kisaalita N, Haycock NR, Mullins CD, Wright T, Curatolo M, Hamlin L, Colloca L. Attitudes Toward a Pre-authorized Concealed Opioid Taper: A Qualitative Analysis of Patient and Clinician Perspectives. Front Psychiatry.
2022: Ahuja P, Ujjain S, Kukobat R, Urita K, Moriguchi I, Furuse A, Hatton Y, Fujimoto K, Rao G, Ge X, Wright T, Kaneko K. Air-permeable redox mediated transcutaneous CO2 sensor.
National & Local
2022: The use of Medical Cannabis for the treatment of chronic pain, part 11, University of Rochester School of Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology, Rochester, NY.
2021: Distinguished Pain and Neuroscience, Visiting Professor, "The Use of Medical Cannabis in the treatment of Chronic Pain", Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Department of Anesthesiology, Washington, DC.
2021: Visiting Professor, “Medical Cannabis for the Treatment of Chronic Pain in the Era of an Opioid Epidemic”. University of Rochester School of Medicine, Dept. of Anesthesiology, Rochester, NY.
2023: Interventional Procedures for the Aging Population, GPSF North America.
2022: Introduction to Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, Altholton High School Pre-Med Club, Columbia, MD, United States
2021: Compounded Drugs in Pain Management, University of Maryland School of Pharmacy/FDA, Baltimore, MD, United States
2020: Medical Cannabis for the treatment of Chronic Pain, Grand Rounds, University of Maryland Capital Regional Health, MD, United States
2019: To Pot or not to Pot, the Marijuana Debate, Medical Knowledge Fiesta, Accra, Ghana