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2017 SCA Annual Meeting

Join Us in Orlando!

If you haven’t registered for the upcoming Annual Meeting & Workshops taking place April 22–26, visit to do so today.

We hope to see you at this unique educational event. Anesthesia providers and perioperative physicians will come together to discuss important issues in the field. Attendees will have the opportunity to learn about new research and innovations in the plenary sessions; engage in small-group, topic-specific discourse in problem-based learning discussions (PBLDs); and put principles to practice in the workshops.

This year’s Annual Meeting & Workshops will feature

Limited Availability in Workshops and PBLDs

Gain a deeper understanding of various cardiovascular and thoracic anesthesia topics by signing up for a workshop or PBLD. Separate paid registration is required.

Limited space is still available for:

Visit for more topic choices.

Call our member services department at 855.658.2828 or 847.375.6313 to add one of these specialized sessions to your meeting registration. Questions? E-mail

Announcing Special Fellow/Resident Town Hall Discussion

Fellows and Residents are invited to join SCA leadership on Saturday, April 22, at 10–11 am (Eastern) for a special Town Hall Discussion regarding Society membership. We want to know how we can serve you better and what benefits are most valuable to you and your chosen career. Registration is not necessary for this open forum. Light refreshments will be served.

6th Annual Thoracic Anesthesia Symposium

April 21
Loews Royal Pacific Resort
Orlando, FL

The Thoracic Anesthesia Symposium (TAS) is a unique educational activity entirely focused on thoracic anesthesia for academic and private practitioners. Separate registration is required for this symposium.

Registration is now open. Visit the 2017 annual meeting page for details.

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