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 current research, and practices.

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.

Dr Samantha Shinde
President
Dr Wim P Blancke
President Elect
Dr Gabriel Browne
Honorary Secretary
Dr Christopher Pomfrett
Honorary Treasurer

Upcoming anaesthesia events and webinars

View all events and webinars being run by the Anaesthesia Section.

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A masterclass in head and neck anaesthesia 2021

Please note: This event has been postponed from Friday 15 May 2020 to Friday 7 May 2021, we apologise for any inconvenience this may have caused. This meeting will focus on specific areas of interest ...
  • Location Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole St, Marylebone, London, W1G 0AE, United Kingdom
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Prizes & awards

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

Join the RSM today

Become a member today and get discounted rates on our education programme.

Fellow

For professionals with a medical, dental or veterinary qualification recognised by GMC, GDC or RCVS.

Fellow

Associate

For professionals working in the healthcare sector or with an interest in healthcare issues and do not qualify for a Fellow membership. 

Associate

Student

For students studying medicine, dentistry or an undergraduate qualification at an approved UK university. 

Student