The Staff and Associate Specialist (SAS) Committee

The SAS Committee considers all matters relating to SAS doctors in anaesthesia and aims to provide representation of their interests by promoting career progression, terms and conditions of service and helping serve educational needs. Membership of the committee comprises of the chairman, independent SAS Members, elected members of Council and representatives from both the RCoA and the BMA.

Committee members can be contacted for advice through the AAGBI

Vacancies on the SAS Committee

There are two vacancies on the Committee for co-opted members. Nominees must be an AAGBI member, resident in the UK or Ireland and a specialty doctor, associate specialist or staff grade anaesthetist in good standing with the GMC.

The role description for SAS Committee co-opted members can be downloaded for more information

Nominations should be submitted electronically to by no later than 24 February 2017. Your nomination should include a personal statement outlining your relevant experience and reasons for applying for the role (maximum 250 words). You should also include a copy of your CV.

Applications will be considered by a panel and candidates may be invited for an interview in early March.

For further information about the role, please contact Karin Pappenheim, Executive Director via the secretariat or call 020 7631 1650 (option 3).


SAS related articles

reading a magazineThe AAGBI has published a number of SAS related articles in Anaesthesia News.

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Dr Olivera PotparicDr Olivera Potparic
Chair of The SAS Committee