Features  |   February 2010
2010 Officers’ Profiles:The Leaders of Our Society
Author Affiliations
  • 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
  • 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).
    President-Elect
  • Jerry A. Cohen, M.D.
    President (1995-96), First Vice President (1994-95), Second Vice President (1993-94), Florida Society of Anesthesiologists; NASA Medical Support Team (1983-88); Board of Trustees, Quality Assurance Committee of the Board (1993-2000), Shands Hospital at the University of Florida; Dean’s Quality Board (2007-present), University of Florida.
    First Vice-President
  • 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 Anes-thesiologists; 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.
    Immediate Past 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
  • Arnold J. Berry, M.D., M.P.H.
    President (2007), President-Elect (2006), Vice President (2005), Georgia Society of Anesthesiologists; Alternate Director (2009); Delegate to ASA House of Delegates (1997-2009); Senior Examiner (1996-present), American Board of Anesthesiology; Executive Committee (2008-present), Board of Directors (2002-present), Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research; Vice President (1988-90), Society for Education in Anesthesia; ASA Representative (2007-08), Council on Medical Specialty Societies; Board of Directors (2006-present), ACCME.
    Vice-President for Scientific Affairs
  • 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).
    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
  • Linda J. Mason, M.D.
    President (2004-05), President-Elect (2003-04), Immediate Past President (2005-06), Executive Committee (2000-09), Board of Directors (2000-present), California Society of Anesthesiologists; President (2009), Association of Anesthesiology Subspecialty Program Directors; Member, American Academy of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Anesthesia, Society of Critical Care Anesthesiologists; Society for Education in Anesthesia, Association of University Anesthesiologists.
    Assistant Secretary
  • James D. Grant, M.D.
    President (1999-00), President-Elect (1998-99), Secretary-Treasurer (1996-98), Michigan Society of Anesthesiologists; 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 (2007-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); American Medical Association – Alternate Delegate (2003-present); member, Political Action Committee (2000-08), Chair (2001), member (1999), Reference Committee, Legislative Committee (1996-2002, 2010-present), 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 2010
2010 Officers’ Profiles:The Leaders of Our Society
ASA Monitor 02 2010, Vol.74, 22-28.
ASA Monitor 02 2010, Vol.74, 22-28.
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