Scott M. Smith, M.D.*
SCOTT M. SMITH, M.D.
Dr. Scott M. Smith of Salt Lake City, Utah, assumed the office of President of The American
Society of Anesthesiologists at the close of the meeting of the House of Delegates on November
2, 1955, in Boston.
Dr. Smith, of international fame for his research in anesthesiological subjects, has long been
active in the organizational and administrative work of the ASA. He has served as Chairman of
many committees and on the Board of Directors.
He has also served as a member of the Executive Committee. Dr. Smith has devoted many hours
to the affairs of the ASA and his leadership during the coming year will be invaluable.
ASA Newsletter. 1955;19(12).