2024 Annual Meeting

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Play a video message from George A. Mashour, MD, PhD; President, AUA; Robert B. Sweet Professor & Chair, Department of Anesthesiology, University of Michigan, inviting you to the 2024 AUA Annual Meeting!


Join us at the 70th AUA Annual Meeting on Friday, March 22 – Sunday, March 24, 2024 hosted by Washington University in St. Louis, MO. Connect and network with your AUA colleagues to gain access to the thought leaders throughout academic anesthesiology!

Key Dates:

  • Call for Abstracts OPEN:  Deadline to submit your abstract is: November 30, 2023, 11:59 PM EST
  • Registration Opens: end of October 2023
  • Early Bird Deadline: February 1, 2024
  • Hotel Reservation Deadline: February 29, 2024



Friday, March 22, 2024

Dr. HopfPre-Meeting Event: Fundamentals of Professional Mentoring
11:00 am – 3:00 pm CT
Dr. Harriet Hopf, Professor, Director of Faculty Development and Academic Affairs in the Department of Anesthesiology at the University of Utah

Dr. KonefkaDaniel Saddawi-Konefka, MD, MBA, Anesthesia Residency Program Director, Massachusetts General Hospital and Assistant Professor in Anesthesia, Harvard Medical School

Dr. KimatianStephen Kimatian, MD, FAAP, Professor of Anesthesiology, Vice Chairman of Pediatric Anesthesiology, Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Management, UT Southwestern

Dr. JoyceMaurice Joyce, MD, EdM, Program Director, Anesthesiology Residency Program; Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology, Tufts Medical Center

Dr. MartinelliSusan Martinelli, MD, FASA, Residency Program Director, Professor of Anesthesiology, Division of Cardiothoracic Anesthesia, University of North Carolina

Pre-Meeting Event: Mock Study Section
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm CT

Dr. CalfeeC.R. Stephens Lecture
4:00 pm – 5:00 pm CT
Carolyn S. Calfee MD MAS, Professor of Medicine and Anesthesia, Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, Allergy and Sleep Medicine, University of California, San Francisco

Saturday, March 23, 2024

Dr. MashourPresident’s Welcome Address
8:00 am – 8:15 am CT

Dr. ComptonKeynote Speaker
8:15 am – 9:15 am CT
Wilson M. Compton, M.D., M.P.E, Deputy Director of the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) of the National Institutes of Health

Scientific Advisory Board Panel
9:15 am – 10:15 am CT

Break & Discussion Time
10:15 am – 10:45 am CT

Educational Advisory Board Panel – “Artificial Intelligence in Medical Education”
10:45 am – 11:45 am CT
Dr. HowleyLisa Howley, PhD, Med, Sr. Director of Strategic Initiatives and Partnerships, Association of American Medical Colleges

Dr. LomisKimberly Lomis, MD, Vice President for Undergraduate Medical Education Innovations, American Medical Association

Break & Discussion Time
11:45 am – 12:00 pm CT

AUA Luncheon and Awards Ceremony
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm CT

Poster Sessions
1:15 pm – 2:15 pm CT

Scientific Panel, Host Program
2:15 pm – 3:45 pm CT

Membership Engagement Board Reception
3:45 pm – 5:00 pm CT

President’s Reception
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm CT
Saint Louis Arts Museum

Sunday, March 24, 2024

Women in Academic Anesthesiology Networking Breakfast
7:00 am – 8:00 am CT

Dr. HePresident’s Session
8:15 am – 9:15 am CT
Dr. Biyu He, Assistant Professor in the Departments of Neurology, Neuroscience and Physiology, and Radiology at NYU Langone Health

Poster Sessions
9:15 am – 10:15 am CT

Leadership Advisory Board Panel – Successfully Bridging the Gap: Workforce Demographics and the Evolving Face of Academic Anesthesiology
10:15 am – 11:15 am CT

Dr. WongModerator: Cynthia A. Wong, MD; Professor and Chair, University of Iowa Department of Anesthesiology

Dr. DugganSpeaker: Elizabeth W. Duggan, MD; Associate Professor and Director of Professional Development Collaboration, University of Alabama at Birmingham Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine

Dr. Jabaley
Speaker: Craig S. Jabaley, MD, FCCM; Associate Professor and Chief of Critical Care Medicine, Emory University Department of Anesthesiology

Business Meeting & Open Discussion
11:30 am – 12:30 pm CT

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To learn more about AUA’s 2024 Annual Meeting, watch this video message from AUA President George Mashour, MD, PhD.

Mark your calendar now and check back soon for program, registration and hotel information!

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