News & Announcements Residents

FAER Grantee Publishes Study in New England Journal of Medicine

Through a study supported by a FAER Research Fellowship Grant, Catherine L. Chen, MD, MPH, Resident Physician, Research Scholar, Department of Anesthesia and Perioperative Care, University of California San Francisco, examined unnecessary preoperative testing before cataract surgery, which is the safest and most common elective surgery among Medicare patients. The study assessed physician adherence to… More »

Inspiring, Preparing and Supporting Academic Anesthesiologists: Highlights From 2014

This article originally appeared in the April 2015 issue of the ASA Newsletter. As the specialty’s leading provider of career development grant funding, FAER dedicates every aspect of its work to inspiring, preparing and supporting anesthesiologists to pursue newfound knowledge that advances medicine and patient care. Throughout 2014, thanks to the generosity of the anesthesiology… More »

Faculty Members and Trainees: Apply for Anesthesiology Research Grant Funding

Coming off of the heels of its commitment to fund $2.5 million in new research grants in 2014, the board of directors of the Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research (FAER) is pleased to announce FAER’s 2015 research grant funding opportunities. FAER provides research grant funding for anesthesiologists and anesthesiology trainees to gain additional training… More »

Resident Research Prizes at 2014 MARC

In effort to recognize the importance of research during residency training, the Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research provided cash prizes to the top research posters at the Midwest Anesthesia Residents Conference, hosted by the Association of Midwest Academic Anesthesia Chairs, in April. Congratulations to the award recipients! First Place Stephen Kolb, MD Institution: Northwestern… More »

WARC Research Poster Award Winners

Research during residency is an important part of training for any anesthesiologist. To recognize and encourage research by residents, the Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research provided cash prizes to the top research posters at the Western Anesthesia Residents Conference, hosted by Cedars-Sinai Medical Center Department of Anesthesiology in May. First Place Paul Riegelhaupt, MD,… More »

FAER Awards for Resident Research at Regional Conferences

FAER is recognizing and supporting research excellence in residents by providing prizes for the best scientific posters presented at regional resident research conferences. The awards total $1,700 for each conference. The conferences include the Midwest Anesthesia Residents’ Conference (MARC), the Pennsylvania Anesthesiology Resident Research Conference (PAARC) and the Western Anesthesia Residents’ Conference (WARC). Midwest Anesthesia… More »

FAER’s Milestone Moments in 2013

This article originally appeared in the February 2014 issue of the ASA Newsletter. You can view the whole issue online here. Although many of us in academic anesthesiology are wired to operate on an academic year (July-June), it is always during the turn of a new calendar year that triggers a time of reflection and… More »

Reinvigorating Academic Anesthesiology in 2014 – Opportunities for You

This article originally appeared in the Winter 2013 issue of AUA Update, the Association of University Anesthesiologists’ newsletter. A new year is upon us, and this time often represents a period of reflection and resolution, of recuperation and reinvention. Considering all of the possible transformation, I’d like to add another word into the mix: reinvigorate.… More »

Research Grant Funding Proposals due Feb. 15, 2014

The FAER Board of Directors is seeking applications for its 2014 research grant funding cycle. The following research grant funding opportunities are available to anesthesiologists and anesthesiology trainees in 2014. The application website for the 2014 grant funding cycle is open. The deadline for applications is February 15, 2014. Mentored Research Training Grant Research Areas:… More »

Resident Scholarships Available for Anethesiology Innovation Conference

FAER is pleased to offer five travel scholarships for anesthesiology residents to attend the Anesthesiology Conference on Innovation and Entrepreneurship. This conference will bring together anesthesiologists, inventors, patent attorneys, corporate executives, venture capitalists and others to discuss how “bright ideas” can be brought to market to improve patient care. We believe that residents and even… More »