Colleagues, as you all know, our road trip to Hawaii was canceled due to COVID, again. However, our Education Committee and the IARS rallied and quickly changed gears to a 100% virtual annual meeting. Although we all missed seeing each other in person, the meeting was incredibly successful and well attended. At the SOCCA annual meeting on Friday, we had four very lively educational sessions and aligned sessions with the IARS, AUA, and SOCCA. We then ended the day with our young investigator award presentations. On Saturday, the next day was the IARS | AUA | SOCCA aligned meeting day. We sponsored a review course lecture and a panel on evidence-based emergency airway management, which generated many comments and discussions.Continue Reading…
Volume 33 | Issue 2
On behalf of the SOCCA Education Committee, we would like to thank you all for another successful SOCCA Annual meeting this past spring. While we were disappointed that the increase in COVID cases led to a last-minute transition to a virtual format, the enthusiasm for educational talks, presentations of current research, and networking opportunities could not be fettered.Continue Reading…
The members of the SOCCA Research Committee are moving into summer with great energy and enthusiasm. Our members have continued to advance a variety of initiatives in support of the SOCCA vision “to promote and advocate for current and future critical care anesthesiologists through collaboration and innovative patient care.”Continue Reading…
The Research Committee would like to highlight some of the recent literature contributions of its members.Continue Reading…
Dr. Carlee Clark is an Associate Professor in the department of Anesthesia and Perioperative Medicine at the Medical University of South Carolina where she is Chief of the Anesthesia Integrated Clinical Center of Excellence and Vice Chair of Clinical Operations. She is currently serving on SOCCA’s Board.Continue Reading…
Dr. Michael O’Connor is a Professor in the Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care, Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, at The University of Chicago. He also serves as a Vice-Chair of Academic Affairs and as the Executive Medical Director of Critical Care Services at the University of Chicago Medical Center.Continue Reading…
Even prior to curricular changes necessitated by the COVID-19 pandemic, adult medical education had been evolving from a primarily in-person lecture-based structure to a more interactive and reflective approach to learning.Continue Reading…
Women in Critical Care’s Mission Statement and Vision:
Mission: To provide a community of mentorship, sponsorship and support that promotes the recruitment, development, advancement, and well-being of women in Critical Care Anesthesiology.
Vision: To foster women leaders in Critical Care Anesthesiology.Continue Reading…
How long have you been a SOCCA Member?
What is your favorite part of SOCCA?
I like that it highlights critical care anesthesiologists and creates a community for us to engage in.
Pro/Con Discussion of Integrated Critical Care Training with the Program Director, current chief fellow and a practicing graduate of OHSUContinue Reading…
Read members-only job posts—including roles with:
University of Louisville School of Medicine, Jewish Hospital in Louisville, Kentucky
UC Irvine in Orange, California
Mercy Medical Group in Sacramento, California
Dartmouth-Hitchcock in Lebanon, New Hampshire
University of Florida Department of Anesthesiology in Gainesville, Florida
- Annual Meeting
- Book & Media Reviews
- Call for Articles
- Case Reports
- Clinical Research Consortium
- Committee Reports
- Council Report
- Editor’s Message
- Featured Articles
- Literature Survey
- Match Applicants
- Medical Ethics
- Member Essays
- Member Spotlight
- Patient Safety Series
- President’s Corner
- Research Updates
- Social Media Highlights
- Submission Guidelines
- Topical Review
- Wellness Series
- Women in Critical Care
- Work-Life Balance
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- Volume 32 | Issue 2
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- Volume 31 | Issue 2 | July 2020
- Volume 31 | Issue 1 | March 2020
Have you read “SOCCA, the Pandemic, and the Future” by SOCCA’s Miguel Cobas, MD, FCCM, in this month’s ASA Monitor? Visit: https://socca.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/04/Cobas_SOCCA.pdf
As a SOCCA member, you are eligible to receive a discount on an IARS membership. IARS membership benefits include a subscription to Anesthesia & Analgesia, SOCCA’s official journal, A&A Practice e-journal, free journal CME, access to a member community and discounted registration to the IARS Annual Meeting. Click here to view a list of membership options.
Intensivists in Practice Zoom Webinar
You’re invited to participate in this SOCCA member-only Zoom event.
2022 Business Meeting
Early Career Intensivists Webinar
You are invited to attend the SOCCA Early Career Intensivists Webinar, “How to Say No: Avoiding Common Early Career Pitfalls and Setting Yourself up for Success.”
When: May 4, 2022 | 6:00 PM ET
Please register in advance for this meeting: Zoom Link
Anesthesiology Critical Care Fellowship Programs
Have you visited SOCCA’s Anesthesiology Critical Care Fellowship Programs page? If you would like your organization’s program added to our site, let us know here: https://socca.org/new-socca-fellowship-listing/.
Women in Critical Care: Just Added!
SOCCA’s Women in Critical Care is pleased to announce that Dr. Deborah Cook—Academic Chair of Critical Care Medicine, Professor, Department of Medicine, Health Research Methods, Evidence and Impact, McMaster University—will be speaking at the Women in Critical Care meetup at the 2022 SOCCA Annual Virtual Meeting. Learn more about Dr. Cook: https://www.georgeinstitute.org/people/deborah-cook. Register for the meeting today: https://meetings.iars.org.
SOCCA Women in Critical Care
SOCCA Women in Critical Care is a new initiative to gather women practicing in critical care to meet and advance networking, social support, academic interests, and research collaborations. Women in Critical Care will be holding a meetup on Thursday, March 17 at 4:30 during the 2022 SOCCA Annual Virtual Meeting. Visit the meeting site for more information: https://meetings.iars.org. Pre-registration required.
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