Section Editor, Patient Safety

SECTION EDITOR, PATIENT SAFETY

The Anesthesia Patient Safety Foundation (APSF) is pleased to invite applications for Section Editor, Patient Safety, Anesthesia & Analgesia, to begin January 1, 2016. Anesthesia & Analgesia is the official scientific journal of APSF.

Candidates should be leaders in anesthesiology with specific expertise and experience in patient safety, including a national and/or international reputation for research and contributions to patient safety within anesthesiology. Candidates should also have experience in medical editing, and proven administrative and organizational skills.

The duties of the Section Editor for Patient Safety included (1) handling of 125 to 150 manuscripts annually, (2) providing an annual report, (3) attending the Anesthesia & Analgesia Editorial Board Meeting, and (4) commissioning review articles, updates, editorials, annual meeting reports, and other articles related to patient safety in Anesthesia & Analgesia. The Safety Section Editor is also a member of the APSF Executive Committee that meets three times annually.

Candidates should send a letter expressing their interest and curriculum vitae to Robert K. Stoelting, MD, APSF President, at president@apsf.org

Deadline for receipt of application materials in September 1, 2015.