Anesthesiology Interest Group (AIG)

Welcome to UACOMP's Anesthesiology Interest Group

Club Leadership:

Co-Presidents:

Soham Gupta; sohamgupta1@email.arizona.edu

Amanda Schaaf; aschaaf@email.arizona.edu

Aaron Tran; atran13@email.arizona.edu

Mission Statement:

  • Educate medical students about Anesthesiology through lectures and informal social events.
  • Provide opportunities for medical students to learn skills inherent to the practice of Anesthesiology through simulation events.
  • Facilitate the mentorship of medical students with faculty members.

Club Activities:

We have been busy planning and are so excited to offer some amazing opportunities to get involved with AIG this year! We hope you find these events useful, insightful, and fun! Please, if you have any suggestions for some more great events, don't hesitate to contact either Melissa or George and we'll see if we can make it happen!

In the meantime, be on the lookout for the following events:

Anesthesiology Interest Group Dinner with Valley Anesthesiology Consultants: Topic TBD

- Date and topic TBD: Spring 2018

Past Events:

California Anesthesia Medical Student Symposium

-UACOM-P AIG members traveled to UC Irvine for the annual CAMSS event


Previous Anesthesia Interest Group students at an Anesthesia Conference


Faculty Advisor:

Michelle Kim, MD

Director of Graduate Medical Education

Valley Anesthesiology and Pain Consultants


Anesthesia Interest Group Dinner Hosted by Valley Anesthesia Consultants

-Date is to be determined

Associated Websites:

American Society of Anesthesiologists - www.asahq.org

ASA Medical Student Component - www.asahq.org/For-Students/For-Medical-Students.aspx

Anesthesiology Residency Info - https://www.aamc.org/cim/specialty/list/us/336834/anesthesiology.html