Featherstone Professorship | Association of Anaesthetists

Featherstone Professorship

Featherstone Professorship

The Association of Anaesthetists Featherstone Professorship is awarded to practising anaesthetists, clinicians and scientists who have made a substantial contribution to anaesthesia and its related subspecialties.

The Professorship aims to encourage those in the early stages of developing their career. The purpose of the award is to recognise the work of recipients and facilitate their progress in the academic world. Those who show equivalent excellence in teaching and education will also be eligible.

Applicants must demonstrate that they are performing at a high level and provide details of their contribution in one or more field such as safety, education, research, innovation, international development and leadership.

Featherstone Professorships are held for two years, during which the holder will be required to deliver a Featherstone Oration at a major Association meeting. Successful recipients will receive the Featherstone Professorship certificate and will be entitled to use the title Featherstone Professor for the two years of their appointment.

Submit your application form, accompanied by a 2-page abbreviated CV ahead of the nomination deadline of 17:00 on Wednesday 15 May 2024.

Eligibility: Can be awarded to practicing Association members and non-members, including scientists and clinicians.
Nomination: Self application by application form and 2-page abbreviated CV

Nominations will be considered by the Association’s Honours and Awards Committee.

Featherstone Professorship recipients

2023: Nicholas Levy | Fiona Kelly

2022: Kariem El-Boghdadly

2021: Brendan McGrath

2020: Nuala Lucas

2019: Rachel Collis | Matthew Wilson

2018: William Fawcett

2017: Richard Griffiths

2016: Cyprian Mendonca

2015: Andrew Bodenham

2014: Steve Yentis

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