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Results: 237 Article(s) Found.

IARS 2018 Frontiers in Anesthesia Research Award

May 17, 2018 11:00 AM

IARS is pleased to announce the recipient of the 2018 Frontiers in Anesthesia Research Award. Chosen from a pool of international applicants, our 2018 award winner is Wei Chao, MD, PhD, FAHA. Dr. Chao’s award winning project is titled: Extracellular RNA, inflammation, and sepsis.

SelfStudy Previews AI-Powered Platform for Delivering Personalized Content and Adaptive Learning Programs

Apr 26, 2018 05:00 AM

SelfStudy Inc., a new learning optimization technology company, today announced it will preview on Saturday, April 28, the first implementation of its AI-powered cloud platform for delivering personalized content discovery and adaptive learning programs. SelfStudy360 will be demonstrated publicly at the IARS 2018 Annual Meeting and International Science Symposium in Chicago.

Mayo Clinic Study Adds Valuable Knowledge to Body of Research on Pediatric Anesthesia

Apr 18, 2018 08:05 PM

Study of children undergoing anesthesia before age 3 supports earlier findings of no significant negative impact on intelligence, but multiple exposures may be associated with behavioral or learning problems; more research needed.

IARS 2018 Scholars Travel Award Recipients

Mar 09, 2018 06:00 AM

IARS is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2018 Scholars Travel Award. Chosen from a pool of international applicants, the five recipients are: Jacqueline Carrico, University of Colorado; Adaora Chima, MBBS, MPH, University of Rochester Medical Center; Agnes Crnic, HBSc., MSc., University of Ottawa; Austin Peters, MD, Oregon Health & Science University; and Seyed A. Safavynia, MD, PhD, New York-Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Cornell Medical College.


The IARS announces a new SmartTots Medical Director!

Feb 15, 2018 06:00 AM

The IARS recently announced the appointment of Lena S. Sun, MD, as the Medical Director of SmartTots. Dr. Sun is an established basic science, translational and clinical researcher, a board-certified physician in Pediatrics, Anesthesiology and Pediatric Anesthesiology and a practicing pediatric anesthesiologist.​

Apply for Scholars Travel Awards to the IARs Annual Meeting by Monday, February 26

Feb 09, 2018 06:00 AM

The IARS is offering five $2,000 travel awards and complimentary registration for trainees and early-stage anesthesiologists attending the Annual Meeting. To be considered for a travel award, applicants should email a CV and cover letter to [email protected] detailing their reasons for requesting support and how the Annual Meeting and Scholars’ Program would benefit them. The application deadline is Monday, February 26.

Apply to be a CME Writer or e-Newsletter Writer at the IARS Annual Meeting by Monday, February 26

Feb 09, 2018 06:00 AM

The IARS is hiring up to 12 CME and e-Newsletter writers for the Annual Meeting. CME writers will write questions for 3 education sessions per day for the 4 days of the IARS Meeting. E-Newsletter writers will write brief reports on 3 education sessions per day for the 4 days of the IARS Annual Meeting. Writers will receive roundtrip airfare, 5-nights hotel, and complimentary meeting registration. Interested applicants should email a CV and cover letter to [email protected] Deadline: February 26​


As a member of the WFSA SAFE-T Consortium, the IARS is pleased to inform its members of a special event from WFSA and the Royal Society of Medicine: the first ever SAFE-T (Safe Anaesthesia For Everybody - Today) Summit. The Summit will be held on Friday, April 13, 2018 at the Royal Society of Medicine.​

IARS Supports the Rally for Medical Research!

Sep 08, 2017 05:00 AM

Medical research is fundamental to our health & economic prosperity! We at the IARS are grateful that Congress has made medical research a national priority through supporting the NIH & passage of the 21st Century Cures Act. But, w/o sustained, predictable funding for NIH, tomorrow’s cures may never come. Join the IARS & urge lawmakers to increase the NIH budget by $2 billion & provide hope to millions living with life-threatening & chronic diseases. #RallyMedRes.

IARS announces the 2017 Mentored Research Award Recipients

Aug 11, 2017 11:00 AM

The IARS Mentored Research Awards support investigators who are working to further the understanding of clinical practice in anesthesiology and related science. Our 2017 recipients are the future leaders in the field and their funded studies are vital to the progress of the specialty.

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