IARS 2017 Annual Meeting

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The IARS is a nonpolitical, not-for-profit medical society founded in 1922 to advance and support scientific research and education related to anesthesia, and to improve patient care through basic research. The IARS contributes nearly $1 million annually to fund anesthesia research; provides a forum for anesthesiology leaders to share information and ideas; maintains a worldwide membership of more than 15,000 physicians, physician residents, and others with doctoral degrees, as well as health professionals in anesthesia-related practice; sponsors the SmartTots initiative in partnership with the FDA; and publishes the monthly Anesthesia & Analgesia journal in print and online as well as the clinical companion journal A&A Case Reports, published semi-monthly.

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7/27/2016 4:41:00 PM

Correction to Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists (SCA) Meeting Ads

In the August issue of A&A, ads appeared promoting the SCA 2016 Annual Meeting & Workshops and 2016 Echo Week meeting. We apologize for any confusion.

6/13/2016 1:29:00 PM

Study of a Single, Short Exposure to General Anesthesia in Young Children Encouraging, Says Pediatric Group

Single exposure appears to cause no cognitive harm in healthy children, but continued research needed in other scenarios

5/16/2016 12:39:00 PM

Posting 'Anonymized' Research Data May Pose Threats to Patient Privacy

Many healthcare journals encourage researchers to post their original data online, in the interest of research openness. But open sharing of research databases can place private patient information at risk, according to a special topic paper in Anesthesia & Analgesia.

4/19/2016 1:58:00 PM

Santhanam Suresh Receives Distinguished Service Award

Dr. Santhanam Suresh, chair of the Department of Anesthesiology and director of the Pain Management Team at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago and a member of the IARS Board of Trustees was awarded ASRA’s Distinguished Service Award during a ceremony held April 2nd in conjunction with the Regional Anesthesiology and Acute Pain Medicine Meeting in New Orleans, LA.

4/19/2016 11:02:00 AM

Return of Vaccine-Preventable Diseases Has Implications for Hospital Care

With the re-emergence of measles, mumps, diphtheria, and other vaccine-preventable diseases (VPDs), many healthcare providers are encountering these diseases—and their potentially serious and even fatal outcomes—for the first time. A special article in Anesthesia & Analgesia presents a review and update for hospital-based providers who may encounter VPDs—particularly the operating room and intensive care unit.

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October 07, 2016-October 09, 2016

All Day Event

Location: Boston Children's Hospital Course Director: Faye Evans, MD For more information contact us at: info@anesthesiaglobaloutreach.com
(October 07, 2016-October 09, 2016)
SASM 6th Annual Meeting
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October 20, 2016-October 21, 2016

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