ASA News

ASA Announces New President

At the Annual General Meeting on Monday 11 October 2021 Dr Andrew Miller was elected as President of the Australian Society of Anaesthetists, with a term of two years.
Dr Miller …

12 Oct, 2021

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ASA COVID-19 Voluntary database

Please click here to subscribe to the ASA COVID Workforce Mailing List.

13 Aug, 2021

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The Australian Society of Anaesthetists Calls for Improved Hospital Safety

Dr Suzi Nou, President of The Australian Society of Anaesthetists (ASA) has called for an urgent investigation to determine how an Anaesthetist contracted COVID-19 while attending patients at …

16 Jul, 2021

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Anaesthetists Warn Against Threat of Managed Care

Anaesthetists Warn Against Threat of Managed Care
Find more in the May issue President’s eNews.

13 Jul, 2021

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Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) to address anaesthesia drug shortages

ASA President Dr Suzi Nou speaks up about the impact of drug shortages in the COVID era as the TGA sets up a special committee to address the issue. Listen …

20 Jan, 2021

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Medicos call for overhaul of Infection Control Expert Group (ICEG)

ASA President Dr Suzi Nou interviewed about ICEG comments on ABC PM “Medicos call for overhaul of infection control expert group and its COVID guidelines”.
Listen to the story here

26 Nov, 2020

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ASA Responds to ICEG Comments

Anaesthetists are insulted, offended and appalled at comments by ICEG blaming healthcare workers for COVID-19 infections.
“After we flattened the first curve, we asked you to stop calling us heroes and …

26 Nov, 2020

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ASA on 7.30 Report

ASA President Dr Suzi Nou interviewed for story looking at how so many healthcare workers in Victoria contracted COVID-19.
Watch the story here

06 May, 2020

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ASA PPE Fit-Testing Campaign

The ASA has advocated for fit-testing from the start of the pandemic and produced a series of posters for healthcare workers.
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30 Mar, 2020

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COVID-19 Guidelines and Updates

Keep updated with the latest  guidelines on best practice for pandemic planning, airway management and staff protection from the ASA COVID-19 Working Group.
COVID-19 Updates


13 Mar, 2020

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24 Jul, 2019

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