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*New* Healthcare Services Research Grant Announced

With the urgency to transform healthcare along the triple aim of improving health for the individual, improving health for the population and reducing costs, it is critical to train anesthesiologists in the science of healthcare services research. The Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research and the Anesthesia Quality Institute are partnering to offer a pilot… More »

Nominations Sought for the 2013 FAER Mentoring Excellence in Research Award

The Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research is accepting nominations for the 2013 FAER Mentoring Excellence in Research Award. The award recognizes an outstanding mentor in anesthesiology and the value of mentorship in the specialty. Each year, the FAER Academy of Research Mentors in Anesthesiology presents the award at the ASA annual meeting during the… More »

Academy of Education Mentors in Anesthesiology Selects Charter Members

The Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research Board of Directors elected nine charter members to the Academy of Education Mentors in Anesthesiology during its annual meeting in October. The Education Mentor Academy, established in 2012, recognizes educators and mentors who have made significant contributions to the development and advancement of anesthesia education. The charter members… More »

Academy of Research Mentors in Anesthesiology Inducts 8 New Members

The Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research Academy of Research Mentors in Anesthesiology elected eight new members during its annual meeting in October. The Research Mentor Academy, established in 2004, is composed of academic anesthesiologists and others who have demonstrated major contributions to the development of physician scientists in anesthesia. The new members include: C.… More »

Website Provides Enhanced Features, Functionality

In 2012, as FAER reflected on its first 25 years of progress as a foundation, we continued to envision the next 25 years and how anesthesiology can rise to new heights on the path to discovery. FAER not only set new goals for expanding our grants and programs, and introducing initiatives that address the ever-evolving… More »

RFP: Impact Analysis – Assessment of FAER’s Investment in the Career Development of Anesthesiologists

The Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research is requesting proposals for a contract to conduct an impact analysis examining FAER’s investment in the career development of anesthesiologists. Through this formal outcomes study, FAER seeks to determine the success of its past grant funding efforts in developing the careers of residents and faculty members in anesthesiology,… More »

Submit Your Abstract to the Practice Management Conference Poster Competition

The Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research and the ASA Committee on Practice Management are accepting abstracts for the poster session at the 2013 Conference on Practice Management, PRACTICE MANAGEMENT 2013, in Las Vegas. The conference will be held January 25-27, 2013. Submit your abstract on research in perioperative management, quality improvement, leadership development, or… More »

16 Anesthesiologists Receive FAER Grants in 2012

The Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research provides grant funding for anesthesiologists to train in basic science, clinical, translational and education research. In 2012, 16 anesthesiologists received grants and joined the group of more than 444 anesthesiologists who have received grant funding from the foundation since 1986, as well as the more than 100 investigators… More »

2011 FAER Research Grant Recipients

The FAER Board of Directors approved grants to support the research of 14 promising anesthesia researchers and educators in 2011. Awards included: Mentored Research Training Grants Eight Mentored Research Training Grants (MRTGs) focused on developing the skills andpreliminary data physicians need to become competitive independent investigators. MRTGs provide $75,000 in year one and $100,000 in… More »

FAER Celebrates its 25th Anniversary

Marking 25 years since our incorporation in 1986, the year 2011 is an exciting one for the Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research. FAER was originally founded to create more research opportunities for anesthesiologists. Over the years, it has evolved to serve a broader mission to advance medicine through education and research in anesthesiology.