Anesthesia History Association to Meet in Winston-Salem

March 11, 2010

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – Visitors from around the world will be here in April when the Anesthesia History Association (AHA), in conjunction with Wake Forest University School of Medicine, holds its 16th Annual Spring Meeting on April 8-10, 2010, at the Brookstown Inn.

The purposes of the AHA include discovering, unfolding and preserving the foundations and heritage of the specialty of anesthesiology. The AHA encourages research in anesthesia history by anesthesiologists, residents in training, medical students and other individuals and groups.

The meeting will begin on Thursday April 8 with a tour of Old Salem and the Museum of Early Southern Decorative Arts. The educational sessions will begin at 8 a.m. on Friday and conclude at 11 a.m. on Saturday.

Additional information regarding the 2010 AHA spring meeting is available from Robert Strickland, M.D.,, (336) 716-4498, or Sherri Stockner,, (336) 716-2712.

To download a meeting brochure or to register for the event, click here.

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