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American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA) Presidents

Orin F. Guidry, M.D.

2006

ORIN F. GUIDRY, M.D.

Professional Appointments:
Department of Anesthesiology, Ochsner Clinic Foundation, New Orleans, Louisiana.

ASA Involvements:
President Elect (2005); First Vice President (2004); Treasurer (1999-2003); Assistant Treasurer
(1997-98); Director (1992-96); Alternate Director (1988-91); Chair, Committees on
Governmental Affairs (1989-91), Legislative Review (1995-96) Ad Hoc Committee on
Academic Anesthesiology (2003), and Surgical Anesthesia (1994-96); Chair, Task Forces on
Procedure-Based Reimbursement (1996-98), Data Collection (1998-99), and Graduate Medical
Education (2000-02); Member, Board of Directors, ASA Political Action Committee.

Affiliations:
President (1981-82) and Secretary (1982-84), Mississippi Society of Anesthesiologists; Director
and Chair (1984-89), Mississippi Medical Political Action Committee; Secretary-Treasurer
(1998-2003), Member, Board of Directors of the Foundation for Anesthesia Education and
Research (1995-present); Director, American Board of Anesthesiology.

Education & Honors:
M.D., Louisiana State University School of Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana; Residency
(Anesthesiology), University of Mississippi School of Medicine, Jackson, Mississippi;
Diplomate, Certificate of Recertification and Certificate of Special Qualifications in Critical Care
Medicine, American Board of Anesthesiology; Fellow, American College of Anesthesiologists.

ASA Newsletter. 2006;70(2).
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