Medical Student Program

Prepare for your Future in the Field of Anesthesiology

Learn from world-renowned leaders, grow your professional network in person, and confidently move forward in your training. 

Friday, October 21
8 p.m. –  10 p.m. Resident and Medical Student Reception
Saturday, October 22
8 a.m. – 10 a.m. ANESTHESIOLOGY Annual Meeting Opening Session
10 a.m. – 10:50 a.m. Navigating the Road to Residency: The Journey from Resume Building to Match
Gina Hendren, MD
11 a.m. – 11:50 a.m. The Faces of Anesthesiology
Harriet Hopf, MD, FASA, Kimberley Nichols, MD, FASA, Travis Reece-Nguyen, MD, MPH, FAAP
Noon – 12:50 p.m. Networking with Organizations (and lunch on your own)
Learn about the extent of diversity and inclusion efforts by the ASA and other related organizations. Learn about what the ASA and related organizations can do to represent them between now, through their training, and beyond. Learn and practice different ways that medical students can work on building their professional network through advocacy and research. Meet physicians and researchers from across the country with a variety of experiences, backgrounds, interests, and activities.

Participating Organizations: National Hispanic Medical Association, Women in CT Anesthesiology, Women in Anesthesiology, The Henley Society, Foundation for Anesthesiology Education & Research (FAER), Early-Stage Anesthesiology Scholars (eSAS), Medical Student Pride Alliance
ASA Committee on Professional Diversity, ASA Committee on Women Anesthesiologists,  ASA Committee on Young Physicians
1 p.m. – 1:50 p.m. Branching Out: Building a Professional Network for a Successful Career
Vivianne Tawfik, MD, PhD, Paul Yost, MD, FASA
2 p.m. – 2:50 p.m. Basics of Anesthesiology: The Perioperative Course
Elisha Peterson, MD, FAAP, FASA, Tina Tran, MD, Nicholas Yeldo, MD 
2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Live Recording of the ACCRAC Podcast
Exhibit Hall
4 p.m. – 6 p.m. Meet and Greet with Residency Programs 
Sunday, October 23
8 a.m. - 4:15 p.m. Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research (FAER) Day for New Researchers
9 a.m. –  Noon Medical Student Component House of Delegates Meeting & Educational Session
 1:30 p.m - 2:00 p.m. 5 Things I Wish I Would Have Known Before Starting Intern Year
Andy Pham, MD, Chief Resident
Exhibit Hall, ASA Resource Center

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