The ASA Committee on Governmental Affairs has created numerous resources to assist ASA members in advocacy efforts.
Grassroots Network: The ASA Grassroots Network allows physician anesthesiologists to take action and engage with their elected officials.
Advocacy Modules: These Modules will inform ASA members about how to be involved in a higher level of advocacy.
ASA Anesthesiology Policy Research Rotation in Political Affairs: Residents can apply to spend four weeks with ASA's Advocacy Division.
ASA Grassroots Advocacy Guide (PDF): This grassroots advocacy guide provides all of the information ASA members need to be effective advocates for the specialty.
Guide to Hosting a Site Visit (PDF): This is a grassroots advocacy resource used by members who are interested in hosting an elected official or their staff for a site visit.