What We Do
The Canadian Anesthesiologists’ Society (CAS) is the professional organization for anesthesiologists across Canada. The Society is a non-profit, voluntary membership body, currently boasting over 2,100 members. Within its membership, CAS represents and serves anesthesiologists, family physicians providing anesthesia, anesthesia assistants and anesthesiology residents.
The CAS National Office is located in Toronto, Ontario, where the staff team embodies the expectation of providing member service excellence in every interaction. The Executive Director, Debra Thomson and the team of ten support the strategic priorities of the Board of Directors, as well as manage the successful operation of the society. The senior team includes two Directors – Iris Li, Director, Finance, HR & IT, and Amanda Cormier, Director, Communications, Education & Events. The work of the staff team includes member registration services, member recruitment & retention, database management, advocacy support, website design and oversight, financial management, annual meeting planning and management, accreditation services, education programs, CJA support and administration, newsletter development, communications, CAS Divisions, Sections and Committee support and administration, CARF & CASIEF support, and much, much more!
We are here to serve our members and encourage you to stop by and meet us if you are in the area!