Helga Komen, MD

Dr. Helga Komen is an Instructor of Anesthesiology at Department of Anesthesiology, Washington Dr. Helga Komen University School of Medicine. She received her medical degree from Medical School, University of Rijeka, Croatia. Dr. Komen completed her Anesthesiology training in Clinical Hospital Rijeka, Croatia. She joined Washington University School of Medicine in 2014. as a Visiting professor. Dr. Komen is actively involved in clinical practice, research and teaching and is specialized in ear, nose and throat anesthesia. Her interests include long acting opioids, pharmacogenomics and airway management. She published several papers in peer reviewed journals as well as book chapters. Outside of work, she enjoys art and architecture, and likes to go to movie theater.