Anesthesia History Association Tenth Annual Resident Essay Contest 2005


August 23, 2005

This award , which has a $500.00 honorarium, will be presented at the AHA’s annual dinner meeting to be held in October, 2005, in New Orleans. This dinner is always held during the annual meeting of the American Society of Anesthesiologists. The second-place winner receives $200.00 and the third-place winner receives $100.00.

The entrant must have written the essay either during his/her residency or within one year of completion of residency. Residents in any nation are eligible, but the essay MUST be submitted in English.

The winning resident will be invited to present the essay in person at the annual spring meeting of the Anesthesia History Association. ALL entries will be considered for publication in the AHA’s quarterly Bulletin of Anesthesia History.

Three typed copies of a 1000-3000 word essay written in English and related to the history of anesthesia, pain management or critical care should be submitted to:

William D. Hammonds, M.D., M.P.H. Professor of Anesthesia Director of Pain Outcomes Research Department of Anesthesia University of Iowa 200 Hawkins Drive, 6JCP Iowa City IA 52242-1079 U.S.A.

[email protected]

Past contest winners and a bibliography of published entries is available here:

More information about the Anesthesia History Association is available here: