Residents & Fellows

Gain valuable resident-specific knowledge.

Learn from world-renowned leaders, grow your professional network in person, and receive career development training through programs designed specifically to help ease your transition into practice. We will help you:

  • Prep for your oral boards and OSCEs.
  • Understand payment for anesthesia care.
  • Get an inside view of employer expectations for new anesthesiologists.

Plus, listen live as Dr. Jed Wolpaw records an episode of the popular podcast series, Anesthesia and Critical Care Reviews and Commentary (ACCRAC). The series aims to help you review for your exams and provides a forum for interesting topics, debates, and interviews.

Residents and Fellows Program

Saturday, October 2 | Online/Virtual
11:00 a.m. - Noon CT Fellowship Office Hours
NEW! To ensure you will have ample time to attend the educational sessions designed specifically for trainees to prepare for your future in anesthesiology, this event will be held virtually the weekend before. Registration for ANESTHESIOLOGY 2021 is required. 
Friday, October 8 | San Diego
6:00 - 7:30 p.m. Kickoff Session - Employer-Physician Expectations for Entering the Workforce: Panel Discussion with Annual Meeting Supporters 
Justin Yuan, MD, Moderator
 7:30 - 9:30 p.m.  Resident and Medical Student Reception
Saturday, October 9 | San Diego
10 - 10:50 a.m. Preparing for the APPLIED exam:  The Orals and OSCE
Roy Soto, MD 
11 - 11:50 a.m. Payment for Anesthesia Care
Sharon Merrick, ASA
12:30 - 1:20 p.m. Change is Inevitable – Navigating Change In Early Career: Panel Discussion with Annual Meeting Supporters 
Justin Yuan, MD, Moderator
1:30  - 2:20 p.m. Let Food Be Thy Medicine: Nutrition and Personal Wellness
Frank Gencorelli, MD
2:30 - 3:20 p.m. Future of Anesthesia Residency Training
Benjamin Beal, MD
Sunday, October 10 | San Diego
9:30 a.m. - Noon Resident Component House of Delegates Meeting (HOD) & Educational Session

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Be part of the main conference

Advance your career at main conference sessions that have been hand-picked as being most beneficial to you at this stage in your anesthesiology journey, including: 

  • Complications in Pediatric Anesthesia: How To Stay Out of Trouble!
  • Improving Communication with Patients: Lessons From the Closed Claims Project
  • Investigating Traditions, Dogmas, and Myths in Anesthesia Practice
  • Yes, No, Maybe So: A Re-Examination of the Evidence Behind Common Clinical Practices
  • Which Patients Are Too High-Risk for Ambulatory Surgery?