Anesthesiology Committees & Professional Organizations

Service is a requirement on the Annual Faculty Evaluation and Promotion and Tenure. Below are committees which members can serve. Discuss reasonable commitments with your mentor.

Foundation Committees 

Foundation Board of Directors - oversees Foundation function.  Works with the Chair to set financial and clinical policies.  Responsible for the overall financial success of the Foundation.

Quality Improvement --monitors quality improvement reports, develops areas to evaluate, recommends changes and identifies areas of concern.

Departmental Committees

Executive Committee

Education Committee

Faculty Development & Mentoring Committee Members

Grievance Committee

Practice Operations

Promotion & Tenure
See SOM Policy Statement about Departmental Promotion and Tenure Committees.

  • Anthony L. Kovac, MD -- Committee Chair, Professor of Anesthesiology
  • Kirk Benson, MD, Professor of Anesthesiology, Faculty Development & Mentoring Committee Chair, President, UKP

Research - coordinates research effort, projects level of funding to Chair, oversees research.

Committees on the KUMC Campus
(SOM, Governance, Hospital, UKP, Research, Compliance)

Local & National Anesthesiology Professional OrganizationsOrganizations (Discuss with your Mentor)

Last modified: Oct 10, 2013