To qualify for our retired membership you must be an anaesthetist who has retired from clinical practice based in the UK or abroad and working no more than the equivalent of two days a week.
Supporting our retired members
Retirement doesn’t mean the end of your interest in anaesthesia. You might not work full-time anymore, but you might still want to stay on top of the latest industry developments, news and trends.
Our retired members often want a way to get involved by sharing their knowledge and experience. There are plenty of opportunities to help in our mentoring and volunteering roles.
Your experience is invaluable. If you are mentor or would like to train as a mentor, we have training courses available. This would then enable you to join our mentoring scheme that we’d love our retirees to be involved with. You’ll be matched to a suitable candidate who could turn to you for career advice. There are also several volunteering posts at our Heritage Centre that can be a fun way to share your knowledge with our visitors.
Keep up-to-date with Anaesthesia News
Anaesthesia News is the official magazine of the Association. Regular features include reports from the officers and president, a page for trainees, a history page, a specialist society page, letters to the editor and an editorial. There’s a healthy dose of humour in each edition and we strongly encourage members of all grades to contribute. Free to all our members, Anaesthesia News is available online.
Anaesthesia is the official monthly journal of the Association and available to all members. It publishes original, peer-reviewed articles on all aspects of general and regional anaesthesia, intensive care and pain therapy, including research on equipment.
Anaesthesia is aimed at consultant and trainee practitioners involved in all branches of anaesthesia, intensive care medicine (including specialists from other disciplines) and pain therapy and also non-medical staff working in those areas.
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