The FAER-Helrich Research Lecture recognizes out-standing scholarship by a scientist. It is part of an effort to encourage young physician anesthesiologists to consider careers in research and teaching, which are crucial if anesthesiology is to maintain its reputation as a medical specialty continuously striving for excellence in patient care. Each year at the ASA annual meeting, the FAER-Helrich Research Lecture is presented as part of the Celebration of Research.

The 14th Annual FAER-Helrich Research Lecturer is Emery N. Brown, M.D., Ph.D., Warren M. Zapol Professor of Anaesthesia, Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH); the Edward Hood Taplin Professor of Medical Engineering, and professor of computational neuroscience at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and an anesthesiologist at MGH.

Dr. Brown will discuss “The Clinical Neuroscience of Anesthesia: Research, Education and Patient Care.” He will explain how neuroscience research is rapidly changing our understanding of anesthesia and how a deeper...

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