What is the AAAA®?

Encouraging the skilled and compassionate practice of anesthesia with respect for human dignity and the rights of patients in their care.

The AAAA® is a non-profit association of graduates from CAHEA-AMA/CAAHEP accredited training programs specializing in the science and clinical practice of anesthesiology.
The purpose of the Academy is to...

  • Establish and maintain the standards of the profession by fostering and encouraging continuing education and research to all graduate Anesthesiologist Assistants and enrolled students of accredited programs.
  • Represent the interests of the profession
  • Initiate and cultivate relationships with other organizations of health care providers.
  • Instill confidence in the public by adhering to established ethical norms and legal constraints


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What is Advocacy?

The American Academy of Anesthesiologist Assistants (AAAA®) actively advocates for patient safety and improved access to care through grassroots lobbying and a AAAA® legislative fund.  Member engagement and donations are key to the success of AAAA® advocacy efforts. Explore the ways that you can help.

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