About LSA

The principle goal of LSA is to promote the practice of Anesthesiology within the state of Louisiana. Our mission is to communicate the scope and value of the physician anesthesiologist to the public, to monitor and promote public policy to enhance patient care, and to serve as an advocate for physician anesthesiologists and their patients.

Spring into Action 2022

Member Benefits

•  Input into the ASA
•  Educational Opportunities
•  Leadership Opportunities
•  Legislative Advocacy
•  Stay Informed
•  Patient Education Resource
•  Networking
The Anesthesia Care Team
Conflicts of Interest

Central Line: The Wood Library-Museum

Drs. Adam Striker and William McNiece explore the history of anesthesiology and the role of the Wood Library-Museum of Anesthesiology (WLM) in collecting, preserving, and sharing that history. Learn about the discovery of anesthesia, some of the specialty’s famous patients (including a gorilla named Jenny), and how the WLM supports anesthesiology today. Recorded July 2022.