In 2016, an ad-hoc advisory committee lead by Dr. Aman Mahajan (UCLA) was tasked to decide on a new name for our society to reflect “Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine”. The name proposed to the membership at the 2016 Annual Meeting was "Society of Academic Associations of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine (SAAAPM)”. Click to view more information.
Please visit the Research Advances page to view some research advances from SAAA members within their anesthesiology departments over the last year.
To be the academic anesthesiology society that effectively represents, advocates, and educates around issues pertinent to academic anesthesiology with the purpose of enhancing academic anesthesiology; education, research, and quality clinical care.