Society of Anaesthetists of Wales / Cymdeithas Anaesthetyddion Cymru

The Society of Anaesthetists of Wales / Cymdeithas Anaesthetyddion Cymru is an organisation representing all anaesthetists in Wales. The aim of the society is to foster clinical and scientific development of members and to enhance the practice of anaesthesia in the Principality.

There are generally two meetings a year, a Spring Meeting in Brecon and an Autumn Meeting, the location of which varies by year.

SAW Spring Scientific Meeting 2018 Trainee Competition. PRESENTATION LIST ATTACHED.

The Society of Anaesthetists of Wales hereby publishes the list of trainee presentations and the running order of same at the 2018 Spring Scientific Meeting.   Presenters will enjoy free admission to the meeting so there is no need to book or submit registration forms to attend.  For reference, the guidelines for oral presentations have also been attached here.

Please contact secretary.saw@outlook.com if you have any queries.

SAW Spring Scientific Meeting 2018 - Friday 9 March 2018 in Brecon. Programme attached.

The Society of Anaesthetists of Wales welcomes one and all to its 2018 Spring Scientific Meeting on Friday 9 March 2018 at our traditional venue of Theatr Brycheiniog in Brecon.  This popular annual meeting will prominently feature the trainee competition with submissions accepted in the categories of Clinical Governance & Audit, Case Reports and Research.  We will also feature specially invited speakers.  As always this is a great opportunity to meet coleagues from across Wales and beyond and share in the camaraderie of our specialty.  

Report on SAW Autumn Scientific Meeting in Aberystwyth.

Aberystwyth - a beautiful coastal town in Ceredigion, home to a thriving University whose students bring an air of dynamism and vibrance.  It was here that the Society hosted its 2016 Autumn Meeting in the hallowed halls of the National Library of Wales.  The meeting featured a special emphasis on quality improvement and career management along with a focus on the local Hywel Dda Local Health Board and in particular on Bronglais Hospital.  The meeting started on Thursday 13 October with the delegates belting out the Welsh National Anthem under the guidance of our then-President, Dr Paul Cly