Additional Student Resources
We recognize that there are so many resources available and it can be intimidating to know where to start. We’ve compiled some sites that would may be helpful.
ASA Medical Student Component: 1st through 4th year students
The American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA) is the overarching body for the majority of anesthesiologists. There is a dedicated page for medical students that organize a variety of topics that are useful for a student interested in learning more about the specialty:
The site includes the following topics:
- Residency applications
- Career development
- Anesthesia Interest Groups
- Opportunities to get involved
- Resources and guides to succeed on rotations
Residency Applications “List of Virtual Open Houses”: 4th year students
“Watch our video collection of Residency Program Director Interviews”: 4th year students
This is a compilation of PD responses to questions posed by medical students. Its nice to be on the other side.
OSA Membership: 1st through 4th year students.
The Oklahoma Society of Anesthesiologists (OSA) represents over 350 active, resident, retired and affiliated member physician anesthesiologists in Oklahoma. The Oklahoma Society of Anesthesiologists is a component of the American Society of Anesthesiologists. Anesthesiologists who practice in Oklahoma are required by ASA Bylaws to be member in good standing with OSA before making application for membership in ASA. https://www.osahq.org/pages/member_registration
It is free for students to join.
The Wood Library-Museum of Anesthesiology: 1 st through 4th year students
The Wood Library-Museum of Anesthesiology (WLM) presents an interactive timeline of the history of anesthesia and the profession of anesthesiology through important milestone people, places, dates and developments. https://www.woodlibrarymuseum.org/