Anesthesia Interest Group

Mission Statement

To provide students an introduction to the field of Anesthesiology through educational lectures, workshops in appropriate clinical skills, and via collaborating with Anesthesia staff here at WVUH.

Constitution

ARTICLE I - ORGANIZATION

The name of this organization shall be: Anesthesia Interest Group.

ARTICLE II - PURPOSE

The purpose of the Anesthesia Interest Group is to provide students an introduction to the field of Anesthesiology through educational lectures, workshops in appropriate clinical skills, and via collaborating with Anesthesia staff here at WVUH.

ARTICLE III - MEMBERSHIP

Section 1: Official membership in the organization is open to any current student enrolled in the WVU School of Medicine.

Section 2:  “Active” membership shall include any members who are interested

Section 3: This organization will not deny membership on the basis of race, sex, age, disability, veteran status, religion, sexual orientation, color, or national origin.

ARTICLE IV - OFFICERS

  1. President:  It is the president’s duty to coordinate meetings among officers, plan for educational events, and oversee elections.
  2. Vice President: It is the vice president’s duty to assist the president in his duties and to take over the position of presidency if the president is no longer able to fulfill his/her duties.
  3. Secretary: It is the duty of the secretary to provide minutes of officer meetings and to facilitate educational lectures via room coordination and logistics.
  4. Treasurer:  It is the duty of the treasurer to manage the group funds and obtain reimbursements when appropriate for educational activities.

ARTICLE V - ELECTIONS:

  1. Elections will be held at the end of the academic school year.
  2. The president shall inform each class of the election with the available positions.
  3. Applicants will send a letter of intent to the officers stating which office they wish to run for.
  4. Applicants may also provide additional information such as qualifications for the respective position.
  5. When all applications are obtained and an adequate time period has elapsed since applications opened, the officers will vote on each position for appoint the new successors.

ARTICLE VI - SPECIAL WVU REQUIREMENTS

We agree to abide by all West Virginia University, School of Medicine as well as all West Virginia University policies, in addition to all federal, state, and local laws. We agree to communicate all required information to the West Virginia University Department of Student Services as requested.

2017-2018 Officers

President

Vice President

Treasurer

Secretary

Faculty Advisor

Melissa Flanigan, MD, Department of Anesthesiology - flaniganm@wvuhealthcare.com

Note: While student organizations are permitted to maintain a website on West Virginia University's server, this website does not constitute official West Virginia University content. This page is developed and maintained by a student organization, and is not approved or endorsed by, affiliated with, or supported by the University. The University does not screen or control the content on this page and thus does not guarantee the accuracy, integrity, or quality of it. The views expressed here are strictly those of the page authors. Questions or comments on the contents of this page should be directed to the applicable student organization.