Category: President's Message

President’s Message
by Michael S. Avidan, MBBCh

The Association of University Anesthesiologists (AUA) is an honorific organization, which provides a home to leaders in academic anesthesiology. Although it is honorific, then AUA is also actively engaged in activities intended to safeguard anesthesiology as a dynamic academic medical specialty, with a vibrant community of successful scientific, educational and medical leaders. One cardinal new goal that the AUA is embracing, is leadership development within our field.

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President’s Message
by Michael S. Avidan, MBBCh

The AUA has had another successful year, and on behalf of the AUA council I would like to express sincere gratitude to Jeanine Wiener-Kronish for her effective and inspiring leadership as AUA president over the last two years. Indeed, Jeanine has had a hand in many of our strategic initiatives, and has contributed substantially to the AUA’s recent accomplishments, including our recent meeting in Chicago.

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President’s Message
by Jeanine P. Wiener-Kronish, MD

The AUA 2018 Annual Meeting—co-hosted by Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and The University of Chicago Medicine—in Chicago, Illinois, will soon commence. Education Advisory Board (EAB), Scientific Advisory Board (SAB), and the Host Institution Chairs, Drs. Robert R. Gaiser, Y.S. Prakash, Jeffrey L. Apfelbaum, and Charles W. Hogue, have organized a thought-provoking program addressing the latest breakthroughs and trends in academic anesthesia and the practice as a whole.

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