HA 2009 CALL FOR ABSTRACTS The 15TH Annual Spring Meeting of the Anesthesia History Association April 16, 17, and 18, 2009.

The meeting will be in Augusta, Georgia, USA, at:

The Marriott Augusta Hotel & Suites Two Tenth Street Augusta, Georgia, 30901 Direct (706) 722-8900 www.marriott.com/agsmc

The abstracts are for twenty-minute papers on historical aspects of anesthesia, critical care medicine, and pain management. Abstracts on medical humanities or ethical topics that relate to the history of one or more of these broad areas are also invited. Abstracts should be no longer that one 8½” by 11″ sheet of paper; text should be in 12-point font size. If possible, abstracts should indicate the research problem, sources used, methodological approach and may contain no more than ten references. Abstracts may be submitted by regular mail or electronic mail (in plain text format). Disc submission in Word is also permitted. Abstracts submitted in electronic format may be made available to registrants in advance of the meeting and on the AHA WWW site as decided by the Organizing Committee. ALL accepted abstracts will be included in material distributed to meeting registrants. Individuals who wish to organize a paper session around a theme should contact the committee as soon as possible.

The submission deadline for abstracts is February 20, 2009.

Send abstracts, inquiries etc., to:

William Hammonds, MD, MPH Medical College of Georgia Department of Anesthesiology & Perioperative Medicine 1120 15th Street Augusta, Georgia, 30912 706) 721-3871 [email protected]