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Section on Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine
Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the AAP Section on Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine 1965-2015

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Introduction | Membership | FAQS | Policy Statements
Executive Committee
2014-2015


Members
Joseph D Tobias, MD FAAP
Chairperson
Columbus, OH
Rita Agarwal, MD FAAP
Chairperson-Elect
Denver, CO

Corrie T M Anderson, MD FAAP
Newsletter Editor
Seattle, WA
Courtney A Hardy, MD FAAP
Wilmette, IL
Anita Honkanen, MD FAAP
Palo Alto, CA
Mohamed A Rehman, MD FAAP
Villanova, PA
Carolyn F Bannister, MD FAAP
Immediate Past Chairperson
Stone Mountain, GA


Liaisons/Representatives
Randall P Flick, MD MPH FAAP
Liaison, ASA Committee on
Pediatrics

Constance S Houck, MD FAAP
Liaison, AAP Committee on
Drugs


Staff
Jennifer Riefe, MEd,
Manager
Div of Hospital & Surgical Svcs
847/434-4082
jriefe@aap.org
Anesthesia Safety in Children

Smart Tots
The FDA Releases a New Consumer Update on the Safety of
Anesthesia in Young Children–August 2013

When infants or young children need surgery, does anesthesia affect
their developing brains? SmartTots, an initiative started by FDA and the
International Anesthesia Research Society, is working to answer this
question.

Anesthesia: Is it Safe for Young Brains?
http://www.fda.gov/ForConsumers/ConsumerUpdates/ucm364078.htm
http://go.usa.gov/jdxw


American Academy of Pediatrics Endorses SmartTots Consensus
Statement Regarding Anesthesia Safety in Children

View SmartTots December 2012 Press Release HERE!

Read the January 2013 AAP News Article covering the release of
the consensus statement
HERE!
Advocacy

AAP Department of Federal Affairs WASHINGTON REPORTS
Academic and Subspecialty Advocacy PDF
October 2014
February 2014

October 2013

October 2012

Senate HELP Committee Passes Bill to Renew Vital Pediatric Drugs
& Devices Laws

>> Excerpted from Federal Legislative Update, April 27, 2012 PDF
Take a Look ...

>> Chair's Message

>> What is a Pediatric Anesthesiologist?


SOA Speakers Bureau
>>
Introduction pdf
>>
List of Speakers pdf

Your Membership Matters!
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NEW!
>> SOA Newsletter Fall 2014 pdf

Items of Interest

Global Child Health Fact Sheet 03/04/14
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Safe and Effective Drugs and Medical Devices
for Children

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