School of Medicine

Department of Anesthesiology

Helpful Links for Patients and Providers

Anesthesia 101:

Effects of Anesthesia:

Role of the Physician Anesthesiologist:

Pain Management:

Preparing for Surgery:



The American Board of Anesthesiology

American Society of Anesthesiologists

Louisiana Society of Anesthesiologists

Anesthesia Patient Safety Foundation

Society of Academic Associations of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine

Trauma Anesthesiology Society

Society for Ambulatory Ambulatory Anesthesia

Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists

Society of Critical Care Anesthesiologists

Society for Neuroscience in Anesthesiology and Critical Care

Society for Obstetric Anesthesia and Perinatology

Women in Anesthesiology

Society of Pediatric Anesthesia

American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine

American Pain Society

International Association for the Study of Pain (IASP)
World Congress on Pain


Research, Education, and Resources

Journal for the American Society of Anesthesiologists

Anesthesia and Analgesia

Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research

Anesthesiology News

Anesthesia Employment Network

U.S. National Library of Medicine (PubMed)

Association of American Medical Colleges

Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education

American Medical Association

New Innovations Residency Management Suite