Member Benefits

With the support of members like you, IARS is able to contribute more than $1 million annually to fund anesthesia research and provide a forum for anesthesiology leaders to share information and ideas. Most health professionals in anesthesia-related fields like you are members of IARS to play a part in contributing to the anesthesiology community and continue to move the specialty forward.

IARS is a unique group – solely dedicated to providing important information and resources to health professionals to improve patient care and advance education and scientific research related to anesthesiology.

As a member, you will also receive the following benefits:

Anesthesia & Analgesia 

  • Twelve monthly issues of Anesthesia & Analgesia
  • Free access to the full Anesthesia & Analgesia archive
  • Monthly Anesthesia & Analgesia eBulletin
  • Free Anesthesia & Analgesia Journal CME

A&A Practice

  • Semi-monthly editions of A&A Practice, the clinical companion e-journal to Anesthesia & Analgesia

IARS Annual Meeting

  • Discounted registration for the IARS Annual Meeting, widely considered a premier yearly event in the field of anesthesia

IARS Member Community

IARS has partnered with DocMatter to create a member community for high-quality, clinical discussions, especially to help in sharing your COVID-19 experience, ideas, and questions. DocMatter is a networking platform tailored to the specific needs and requirements of the medical community.

  • Gain access to full information from the frontlines
  • Collaborate and strategize on how best to prepare and meet the demands of this global health crisis
  • Plus, participate in a broader 30,000 member Global COVID-19 Community, should you wish to do so, and connect with members of other anesthesiology groups from 8,000 institutions across the country and the world.

IARS COVID-19 Resource Newsletter

Eligibility to apply for IARS Research and Education Grants

Access to thousands of podcasts and videos from IARS and OpenAnesthesia™

  • Monthly emails to members highlighting the latest podcasts and videos available
  • Interviews with experts on pertinent topics, including opportunities to claim CME and tutorials on techniques like EEG for Anesthesia

10% Discount on OpenAnesthesia™ SelfStudyPLUS memberships

  • Access to more than 2,300 questions written by teaching physicians at top hospitals via a fast, easy-to-use web app
  • Opportunities to strengthen your knowledge and retention with innovative technology based on education, cognitive psychology, and neuroscience research
  • The ability to earn up to 10 hours of CME for every 50 correct questions from OpenAnesthesia’s CME memberships
  • Contact IARS Member Services at [email protected] or 240-646-7089 for the promo code

Questions or need more information?

The IARS Member Services team is here to help you make the most out of your membership.

Phone: 1-240-646-7089
Fax: 240-846-6134
Email: [email protected]

Mail payments to:
P.O. Box 7695
San Francisco, CA 94120

Education Resources

IARS is your gateway to the education and knowledge crucial to advancing your research and practice in anesthesia. Take advantage of the wide variety of educational resources available through IARS.

Apply for IARS Awards

The IARS has funded more than 200 research and education projects, contributing more than $14 million to the anesthesia community. IARS members are eligible to apply for several grants and awards.


Trainee and Early-Career Resources

The IARS is committed to providing its trainee and early-career members with resources to succeed in their career in anesthesiology.


Support IARS

The IARS contributes more than $1 million each year to fund important anesthesia research. Your donation will help support innovative and forward-thinking anesthesia research and education initiatives, all of which are designed to benefit patient care. You can feel good knowing that 100% of your donation is directly allocated to research.