Anesthesia History Association

2020 Anesthesia History Association Annual Meeting – CANCELLED

The 2020 Annual Spring Meeting of the Anesthesia History Association on April 16-18, 2020 is CANCELLED.  We have been directed to do this by the leadership of the Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center and the Wake Forest School of Medicine because of corona virus issues.  This meeting will not be rescheduled.  The 20 abstracts that were accepted will all be published in the Journal of Anesthesia History.  Those of you who have registered via PayPal on this website have two choices:  1) consider your registration fee as donation to the AHA;  or 2) ask for a refund via  PayPal.  To do this you must either contact the AHA Treasurer Dr. Frank Scamman at or the AHA President Dr. Ray Roy at  If you have booked a room at the Graylyn Conference Center, you should contact them directly 1-800-472-9596 to cancel your reservation.

The 10th International Symposium on the History of Anesthesia will be held in Kobe, Japan on June 3-5, 2021. Please visit ISHA2021 for more details.