What We Do

The Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research (FAER) is a 501(c)3 charitable organization, and a related organization of the American Society of Anesthesiologists®. For over 35 years, FAER has been dedicated to developing the next generation of physician-investigators.

Our Mission

Developing the next generation of physician-investigators.

Our Vision

A nurturing community of anesthesiologists advancing health through research.

Our Principles

  • New knowledge creation and application secure the future of anesthesiology and societal well-being.
  • Mentoring physician-investigators is fundamental.
  • The granting process is ethical, rigorous, and transparent.

Our Candid Profile

Platinum GuideStar SealFAER is a proud recipient of the Candid Platinum Seal of Transparency. Candid is the world’s largest source of information on nonprofit organizations. Only 15% of nonprofits with a Candid Seal have achieved the Platinum Transparency level as of 2021. The Platinum Seal represents FAER's commitment to transparency surrounding its activities, ensuring its supporters feel confident that their donations are effectively applied to its mission. View FAER's Candid profile here.