News & Announcements American Society of Anesthesiologists

Outstanding Mentorship Transforms Anesthesiology – 2016 FAER Mentoring Excellence in Research Award Recipient: Margaret Wood, MD, FRCA

Over the past three decades, the physician-scientists who have received research funding support from FAER have made discoveries and created new scientific knowledge that has transformed patient care and the clinical practice of anesthesiology. Their many accomplishments, including substantial independent funding, range significantly, and their research interests and scientific findings have differed in many ways.… More »

Transforming Anesthesiology: How the Specialty Can Become a Vibrant Contributor to Improve Public Health and Patient Safety

In the July issue of the ASA Monitor, FAER President and CEO James C. Eisenach, M.D., shares how over the past 30 years, the Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research (FAER) has become anesthesiology’s catalyst for transformation. Through its focus on academic career development and research support, FAER transforms people, patient care and, through the… More »

Transforming Careers: $1.825 Million Awarded to 13 Anesthesiologists

Over the past 30 years, the Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research (FAER) has transformed people, patient care and, through the discovery and application of new scientific knowledge, the clinical practice of anesthesiology. This transformation has been initiated in large part by FAER’s research grant program, which since 1986, has enabled the anesthesiology community and… More »

FAER Announces James C. Eisenach, MD, as New President and CEO

The Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research (FAER) today announced the selection of James C. Eisenach, MD, as its new President and CEO. FAER’s mission is to advance medicine through anesthesia research and education. It is committed to ensuring physician anesthesiologists lead medicine into the future through scientific discovery and the creation of new knowledge.… More »

FAER Sessions at ANESTHESIOLOGY 2016

If you are heading to ANESTHESIOLOGY® 2016 Oct. 22-26 in Chicago, be sure to attend FAER’s sessions and visit our booth, which will be located in the “ASA Resource Center” in the McCormick Place. SOAP/FAER Gertie Marx Plenary Lecture “Are We Speaking the Same Language? Improving Outcomes Through Multidisciplinary Collaboration and Clear Communication” Sunday, Oct. 25,… More »

Showcasing Science in San Diego

This article originally appeared in the October 2015 issue of the ASA Monitor, ASA’s member newsletter. View the full article on the ASA Monitor website. The ANESTHESIOLOGY® annual meeting provides many educational opportunities for ASA members and attendees. As a part of the meeting each year, FAER hosts a number of sessions that aim to inspire… More »