Annual Meeting

The Annual Meeting Committee is responsible for ensuring the scientific validity, objectivity, relevance and educational quality of all Annual Meeting sessions. There are two sub-committees supporting this work: Scientific Affairs and Local Arrangements.

Annual Meeting Chair(s)

Dr Adriaan Van Rensburg
Chair | Toronto, ON


  • Dr Tim Turkstra, Chair, Scientific Affairs Committee
  • Dr Hilary Grocott, CJA Editor
  • Dr May-Sann Yee, CEPD Chair
  • Dr Cheryl Mack, Chair, Ethics Committee
  • Dr Roanne Preston, ACUDA Chair
  • Dr Lucie Filteau, Chair, Patient Safety Committee
  • Dr Gregory Dobson, Chair, Standards Committee
  • Dr Dylan Bould, CASIEF
  • Dr Daniel Bainbridge, CAS President
  • Dr Dolores McKeen, CAS Vice President
  • Dr James Kim, CAS Treasurer
  • Dr Alana Flexman, Chair, Neuroanesthesia section
  • Dr Faisal Siddiqui, Chair, Critical Care section
  • Dr Mahesh Nagappa, Chair, Ambulatory section
  • Dr Clyde Matava, Chair, CPAS
  • Dr Kwesi Kwofie, Chair, Regional and Acute Pain section
  • Dr Rakesh Sondekoppam, Chair, CAS-ES
  • Dr Peter MacDougall, Chair, Chronic Pain section
  • Dr Fahad Alam, Chair, SESA
  • Dr Clarita Margarido, Chair, Obstetric section
  • Dr Duminda Wijeysundera, Chair, Perioperative section
  • Dr Jared Campbell, Chair, Anesthesia Assistants section
  • Dr Naheed Jivraj, Chair, Residents section