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UNITED STATES OF AMERICA - American Society of Anesthesiologists

American Society of Anesthesiologists
1061 American Lane
Schaumburg, IL 60173-4973


Phone: +1 847 825 5586
Fax: +1 847 825 1692

President: Dr  Mary Dale Peterson 
President Elect: Dr Beverly K. Philip
Immediate Past President: Dr Linda Mason 
First Vice President: Dr Randy Clark 

Members: 32,235

AGM Date: 3rd-7th October 2020, Washington, D.C. 
AGM website:

Preferred Language: English
Year Joined: 1960

Further Information


American Society of Anesthesiologists

Country population: 320m 

Number of physicians: 767,782 (2011) 

Source: WHO Country Profile 2015 

Recent American Society of Anesthesiologists highlights include:

  •  The preservation of physician-led, team-based anesthesia care in the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) in 2016/2017 was a huge success for the Society and victory for patients.
  • In 2017 ASA continued its Brain Health Initiative to address the challenge of postoperative delirium.
  • The ANESTHESIOLOGY 2017 annual meeting in Boston featured over 14,000 total registrants, 25% of whom were international and nearly 300 exhibitors.