WFSA’s Strategy 2023-28

WFSA’s Strategy provides a blueprint for strengthening our specialty. Read the strategy

141 Societies from 150 countries

Our members are our strength. 141 societies representing anaesthesiologists from 150 countries are members of WFSA. Learn more

The Global Anaesthesia Mentoring Programme

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

WCA 2026 MOROCCO

The 19th World Congress of Anaesthesiologists

With representation from 130+ countries, the WCA is the world’s foremost global anaesthesia congress.
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Santa Cruz Declaration

Strengthening Patient Blood Management Globally

WFSA’s Member Societies, Regional Sections and partners work together to strengthen Patient Blood Management policies and practices worldwide

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Latest News

Tribute to Otto Mayrhofer

We are sad to report the passing of Professor Mayrhofer, President of WFSA from 1972 to 1976.

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Section Editor opportunity with A&A

Anesthesia & Analgesia is looking for a new Section Editor for their DEI Section

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Applications Open: WFSA Small Grants 2024/2025

We are excited to announce that applications for the 2024/2025 Small Grants are now open, with allocated funds to support innovative projects aimed at advancing anaesthesia and perioperative care worldwide.  

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CapnoWeek: Closing the Global Capnography Gap

On the 24 – 29 June, join Lifebox, Smile Train and WFSA with the aim of ensuring that every anesthesia provider, no matter where they work, is equipped with this essential anesthesia monitoring device.

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Programmes

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

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Annual Theme 2024: Workforce Well-Being

WFSA’s Annual Theme 2024: Workforce Well-Being seeks to shine a spotlight on an issue that is critical to health professionals and patients worldwide.

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Members

Our members are our strength. 141 societies representing 100,000s of anaesthesiologists from 150 countries are members of WFSA.

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Uniting Anaesthesiologists to Improve Patient Care and Access to Safe Anaesthesia

WFSA is registered in the US as a 501(c)(3) & UK Charity no. 1166545

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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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