Features  |   February 2009
2009 Officers’ Profiles: The Leaders of Our Society
Author Affiliations
  • Roger A. Moore, M.D.
    President (1989-91), Vice-President (1987-89) and Chair, Judicial Committee (1987-present), New Jersey State Society of Anesthesiologists; Vice-President (1996-98) and Secretary-Treasurer (1995-96), Mid-Atlantic Caucus; President (2001-03); Vice-President (1999-01) and Secretary-Treasurer (1994-98), Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists; Chair (1984-85), Secretary, Anesthesia Section (1983-84), Medical Society of New Jersey; Fellow (1982-98), American Academy of Pediatrics; Associate Oral Board Examiner - Senior (1996-02), Examination Question Writer (1986-02), American Board of Anesthesiology; Treasurer (1999-present), New Jersey State Society of Anesthesiologists Political Action Committee.
    President
  • Jeffrey L. Apfelbaum, M.D.
    President (2008), Society of Academic Anesthesiology Associations; President (2008), Association of Academic Anesthesiology Chairs; President-Elect (2007-08), Society of Academic Anesthesiology Chairs (SAAC); President (2000-01), President-Elect (1999-00), First Vice President (1998-99), Illinois Society of Anesthesiologists; President-Elect, Association of Anesthesiology Program Directors (AAPD) (2006-07); Member, SAAC/AAPD Council (2003-present); President (1993-94), President-Elect (1992-93), First Vice President (1991-92), Society for Ambulatory Anesthesia.
    Immediate Past President
  • Alexander A. Hannenberg, M.D.
    President (1996), President-Elect (1995), Vice-President (1994), Secretary (1987-93), Executive Committee (1984-present) and Chair, Committee on Economics (1988-present), Massachusetts Society of Anesthesiologists; Member, House of Delegates (1996-present), Committee on Professional Liability (2003), Massachusetts Medical Society; American Board of Anesthesiology Associate Examiner (2003-present); AMA Relative Value Update Committee ASA Representative (1997-03); Member, Board of Directors of the Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research (2002-present); Anesthesia Patient Safety Foundation Board of Directors (2004-present).
    President-Elect
  • Mark A. Warner, M.D.
    President (1995-96), President-Elect (1994-95), Vice President (1993-94), Secretary/Treasurer (1990-91), Executive Committee (1989-present), Minnesota Society of Anesthesiologists; Editor, Anesthesiology (2007-present); Executive Committee member, Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research (2006-present) and Anesthesia Patient Safety Foundation (2008-present).
    First Vice President
  • Robert E. Johnstone, M.D.
    President (1986-87), Alabama State Society of Anesthesiologists; Secretary/Treasurer, West Virginia State Society of Anesthesiologists (2000-present); U.S. Army Reserve, (1991-2004), honorably discharged as Colonel.
    Vice President for Professional Affairs
  • Charles W. Otto, M.D.
    President (1984), President-Elect (1983-84), Vice-President (1982-83), Secretary-Treasurer (1980-83) and Director (1985-89), Arizona Society of Anesthesiolo-gists; Member, Board of Directors of the Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research (1996-present), Wood Library-Museum of Anesthesiology (2005-present) and Anesthesia Foundation (2007-present); Associate Examiner for the American Board of Anesthesiology (1986-2006); President (2004), Academy of Anesthesiology.
    Vice President for Scientific Affairs
  • Gregory K. Unruh, M.D.
    Past President (1996-98), President (1994-96), Treasurer (1990-92) and Legislative Committee (2000-present), Kansas Society of Anesthesiologists; President (1992-93), Vice-President (1991-92), Treasurer (1989-90) and Secretary (1988-89), Kansas City Society of Anesthesiologists; Alternate Delegate (1997), Delegate (1995-96), Governing Council (1994-96) and Chair, Annual Meeting Reference Committee (1999), Kansas Medical Society.
    Secretary
  • Arthur M. Boudreaux, M.D.
    President (1995-97), President-Elect (1993-95), Secretary/Treasurer (1990-91), Executive Committee (1990-05), Alabama State Society of Anesthesiologists; President, Association for Anesthesiologist Assistants Education (2003-05).
    Assistant Secretary
  • John M. Zerwas, M.D.
    President (1996-97), President-Elect (1995-96), Treasurer (1993-95), Texas Society of Anesthesiologists; Chair, Nominating Committee (1998), Legislative Affairs (1990-94, 1997-00); Member, Nominating Committee (1996-03), Committee on Administrative Affairs (1997-99), Legislative Affairs (1990-07); President (1992), Treasurer (1989-91), Texas Gulf Coast Anesthesia Society; President (2004-present), President-Elect (2003-04), Treasurer (2002-03), Director (1998-present), Texas Healthcare Trustees; Treasurer (2000-06), Association for Anesthesiologist Assistants Education; and Member, Texas House of Representatives (2007-present).
    Treasurer
  • James D. Grant, M.D.
    President (1999-00), President-Elect (1998-99), Secretary-Treasurer (1996-98), Michigan Society of Anes-thesiologists; Delegate (2008-present) and Alternate Delegate (2000-07) from the Michigan State Medical Society to the American Medical Association House of Delegates; Member, Finance Committee (2005-present), Legislative Review (2004-05), and Vice Chair, Board of Directors (2004-present), Michigan State Medical Society; Chair, Michigan Doctors Political Action Committee (2004-06).
    Assistant Treasurer
  • John P. Abenstein, M.D.
    President (1997-98), President-Elect (1996-97), Vice-President (1995-96), Secretary-Treasurer (1992-95) and Executive Committee (1992-present), Minnesota Society of Anesthesiologists; State Delegate, ASA Legislative Conference (1996-present); Political Action Committee (2000-present) and Chair, Reference Committee (1999), Minnesota Medical Association.
    Speaker, House of Delegates
  • Steven L. Sween, M.D.
    Delegate to MAG Legislative Council (1997-present), Chair, Governmental Affairs Committee (1994-2004) and Political Action Committee (1994-2004), Georgia Society of Anesthesiologists; President (1997), President-Elect (1996), Vice President (1995), Greater Atlanta Society of Anesthesiologists; Delegate, House of Delegates (1996-2000), GAMPAC Board of Directors (1999-2008), Medical Association of Georgia; Fellow (1991-2008), American College of Chest Physicians.
    Vice Speaker, House of Delegates
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Features   |   February 2009
2009 Officers’ Profiles: The Leaders of Our Society
ASA Monitor 02 2009, Vol.73, 26-32.
ASA Monitor 02 2009, Vol.73, 26-32.
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