About this section

The Anaesthesia Section’s purpose is to provide a forum for the discussion of all branches and sub-specialties of anaesthesia including critical care, pain and veterinary anaesthesia. Section meetings cover the science, art and politics of perioperative and patient covered care focusing on historical and/or current research and practices.

Upcoming events and webinars

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Risk

Professor David Nott OBE, Consultant Surgeon at St Marys Hospital London, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust and highly acclaimed author of Sunday Times bestseller 'War Doctor – surgery on the frontline’, will give an enlightening and challenging talk about "Risk". After Mr Nott's lecture there will be the annual Anaesthesia medical student and trainee prize presentations, followed by the AGM.

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A masterclass in head and neck anaesthesia 2021

This meeting will focus on specific areas of interest or controversy within head and neck anaesthesia, and address areas of current debate within the field in an interactive manner led and presented by national and international experts.

  • Location Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole St, Marylebone, London, W1G 0AE, United Kingdom
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Prizes

Anaesthesia Section: Student Essay Prize

Prize

  • First prize: £500
  • Second prize: £250

Submission deadline

Sunday 17 May 2020

Open to

Medical students at recognised teaching institutions in the UK.

Application guidelines

Submit an essay describing original research, audit or a case report that you have played an important part in. The paper must be anonymous; it should not include headings, acknowledgements, names or institutions.

Shortlisted finalists/candidates will be required to present their paper at the Student and trainee prize meeting via webinar on Friday 10 July 2020.

Apply here

Anaesthesia Section: Trainee Essay Prize

Prize

  • First prize: £500
  • Second prize: £250

Submission deadline

Sunday 17 May 2020

Open to

Trainee doctors in anaesthesia, critical care or pain management at any grade, including veterinary anaesthesia. Open to trainees in the UK and Ireland.

Application guidelines

Submit an essay describing original research, audit or a case report that you have played an important part in. The paper must be anonymous; it should not include headings, acknowledgements, names or institutions.

Shortlisted finalists/candidates will be required to present their paper at the Student and trainee prize meeting via webinar on Friday 10 July 2020.

Apply here

Section Council members

Section meetings and conferences are usually organised by members of the Section Council, led by the Section President and often in collaboration with specialist societies.

President

Dr Samantha Shinde

President-Elect

Wim Blancke