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American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA) Presidents

Daniel J. Cole, M.D., FASA

2016

DANIEL J. COLE, M.D., FASA

Professional Appointments:
Professor of Clinical Anesthesiology, Vice Chair for Professional and Business Development, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles; Los Angeles, California.

ASA Involvements:
President Elect (2014-15); First Vice President (2013-14), Director-Board of Directors (2007-present), Alternate Director-Board of Directors (2005-07), Delegate (1997-2003; 2005-13), Alternate Delegate (1996-97), House of Delegates; Chair (2010-11), First Vice Chair (2009-10), Second Vice Chair (2008-09), Committee on Annual Meeting Oversight; Chair, Committee on Outreach Education (2004-08), Scientific Content Subcommittee on Neuroanesthesia (2005-08), Chair, Scientific Advisory Committee (2007-08), Chair, Subcommittee on Experimental Neurosciences (2003-04); Member, Committee on Quality Management and Departmental Administration (2012-13), Committee on Practice Management (2012-13), Committee on Governmental Affairs (2010-13), Committee on Communications (2006-10), Committee on Physician Resources, (2002-06), Committee on Practice Parameters (2001-05), Committee on Anesthesia Subspecialties (2001-03).

Affiliations:
President (2001-02), President Elect (2000-01), California Society of Anesthesiologists; Board of Directors (District Director) (2004-08), Arizona Society of Anesthesiologists; President (2001-02), President Elect (2000-01), Vice President (1999-00), Secretary-Treasurer (1998-99), Society of Neurosurgical Anesthesia and Critical Care; Director (2008-present), Associate Examiner (2004-08), American Board of Anesthesiology; Board of Directors (2013-present), Anesthesia Patient Safety Foundation; Board of Directors (2011-present), Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research; Member, Anesthesiology Scientific Committee, 2001-03, California Medical Association.

Education and Honors:
M.D., Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, California; Anesthesiology Residency, Loma Linda University Medical Center; Neuroanesthesia Research Fellowship, University of California at San Diego; Diplomate, National Board of Medical Examiners; Diplomate, American Board of Anesthesiology, recertification (2003), added qualifications in Pain Management (1994-2004), Maintenance of Certification (2003-13, 2014-present); Diplomate, American Academy of Pain Management; Outstanding Faculty Researcher, Loma Linda University-School of Medicine, presented by the Walter E. Macpherson Society (1990, 1994, 1995).

ASA Monitor. 2016;80(2).
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