ASRA is the largest organization of its kind and is dedicated to excellence and consistency in the practice of regional anesthesia and pain medicine.

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The strongest benefits in the profession

Networking and community

With more than 4,000 members in 60 countries, ASRA is the largest subspecialty organization in anesthesia. Annual scientific and educational meetings along with active special interest groups and committees give members a wealth of opportunities to make connections with thousands of experts.

  • Attend annual meetings covering regional anesthesiology and pain medicine, which attract more than 1,000 attendees each.
  • Connect with ASRA members via the Membership Directory and join the conversations on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn.
  • Volunteer on committees to further the Society’s mission, developing programs, and improve skills
  • Join a special interest group to network with others who share your interests.
  • Nominate someone for an award to recognize his or her contributions to the field.


Get the most current and up-to-date information on developments in anesthesia and pain medicine.

  • Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine journal contains peer-reviewed scientific and clinical studies to advance the understanding and clinical application of regional techniques for surgical anesthesia and postoperative analgesia.
  • ASRA News newsletter keeps members up to date with the latest developments in research.

Education and career guidance

ASRA supports practitioners’ continuing professional development, recertification and credentialing needs by offering a range of educational offerings.

  • Courses and workshops for CME with extensive opportunities for hands-on practice.
  • ASRA Career Center with the latest positions in anesthesiology and pain medicine.
  • Fellowship directory with more than 50 positions in the United States and Canada.
  • Research grants totaling over $400,000 available to members.
  • Members-only Resource Center covering a wide range of topics across as well as educational materials to share with your patients.

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NOTE: ASRA membership is on a calendar basis. Membership runs from January 1st through December 31st.

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