The WFSA Annual Report 2021/22

Find out how WFSA works with its members to strengthen global anaesthesia. Read and download the report.

133 Societies from over 140 countries

Our members are our strength. 133 societies representing anaesthesiologists from over 140 countries are members of the WFSA. Learn more

The WFSA Global Mentoring Programme

Connecting anaesthesiologists around the world through virtual support partnerships. Read More.

WCA 2024 Singapore

World Congress of Anaesthesiologists 2024

The 18th World Congress of Anaesthesiologists on 3-7 March 2024 in Singapore will be the first in-person WCA since 2016.

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Member Focus

133 Member Societies

Our member society directory provides contact details, society composition and other important information about the 133 societies that compose WFSA.
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Latest News

Applications Open: SRATI Scholarship to Congress

SRATI will fund two colleagues to travel to Sinaia for the Romanian Society’s Annual Congress.

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Utstein Surgical Metrics Update 2022

International experts reconvene in Norway for stage two of the influential “Metrics and Reporting Criteria for Surgery, Anaesthesia, and Obstetrics Patient Safety” meeting.

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World Anaesthesia Day 2022: #MedSafe

Anaesthesia professionals share their medication safety expertise as part of World Anaesthesia Day 2022 celebrations.

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eHealth: Poorly Utilised in Global Anaesthesia Departments

New survey finds that most anaesthesia professionals want access to eHealth services, but key barriers result in its underutilisation in anaesthesia departments.

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Programmes

The WFSA enhances patient care worldwide by working collaboratively to create, develop and strengthen anaesthesiology education and training.

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Advocacy

The programme guides and encourages member societies in single and joint actions that support our objectives and it welcomes suggestions from members …

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Members

Our members are our strength. 133 societies representing 100,000s of anaesthesiologists from over 140 countries are members of the WFSA.

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Biomedical engineer trainees repairing essential equipment in Nigeria! They're doing vital work - the impact of this training will be felt for years to come. Congratulations to course graduates 🎉 The result of a fantastic partnership @MedAidInt 🤝 https://t.co/UuJvYngNew
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👋 WFSA Film of the Week #WFSAFilmOTW From lectures to educational demonstrations, we'll share a film from the WFSA YouTube channel every Tuesday. This week, we continue with #Paediatric #Anaesthetics - Chapter 6 👉 https://t.co/FHJxUUkuPU https://t.co/aG5m2r19VU
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5 billion people lack access to safe and affordable #anaesthesia and surgical care. This #GivingTuesday, consider helping us deliver low-cost, high-quality training to providers across the globe. More on our Fund a Colleague's Education initiative 👉 https://t.co/djMzNi0uIi
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@OfficialNsa_ng call on the government to tackle the shortage of #anaesthesia providers in Nigeria. @DNwasor: there are only "800 anaesthetists for the whole population of 200 million people." Watch the full video here 👉 https://t.co/SMu0xUAWPd
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Workforce Map

The WFSA Workforce Map is an ongoing open source project to map the global anaesthesia workforce.

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