The Mission of the AUA is to promote excellence in academic anesthesiology through
- mentorship of academics in anesthesiology;
- promotion of diversity and inclusivity in academic anesthesiology;
- professional growth throughout the careers of educators, academic leaders, and researchers in anesthesiology;
- organization of an outstanding annual meeting and provision of networking opportunities to academics in anesthesiology.
The Vision of the Association of University Anesthesiologists (AUA) is the advancement of academic anesthesiology as a dynamic specialty that makes substantive contributions to medicine, science, and society.