MELVILLE, NY--(Marketwired - December 12, 2016) - North American Partners in Anesthesia (NAPA) is proud to announce Regional Director, Christopher Campese, MD, MA, MS, CHCQM will be serving as Secretary of the New York State Society of Anesthesiologists (NYSSA) for 2017. Dr. Campese was elected to a one-year term by the NYSSA's House of Delegates at their 2016 Annual Meeting in New York. In his new role, Dr. Campese, a NYSSA member since 1991, will work as part of the Executive Committee on membership issues and other matters affecting the Society. In addition, Dr. Campese further represents the organization as a member of the Governmental Affairs and Communications Committees as well as Chairman of the Bylaws and Rules Committee. Previously, Dr. Campese had served as First Assistant Secretary for NYSSA.
Upon his election, Dr. Campese stated "I am extremely humbled and honored to have been elected to this position in the New York State Society of Anesthesiologists, and I look forward to continuing to serve its membership in this important role as we all work to ensure excellence in the anesthesia care delivered throughout our State."
Dr. Campese is a Diplomate of the American Board of Anesthesiology and the American Board of Quality Assurance and Utilization Review Physicians. He received his medical degree from Albany Medical College in Albany, NY in 1990 and completed his postgraduate training at the Albany Medical Center. He went on to receive his Master of Arts in Theology from the Seminary of the Immaculate Conception in Huntington, NY in 2006 and a Master of Science degree in Bioethics from the Alden March Bioethics Institute of Albany Medical College in 2015. Dr. Campese has held several academic appointments during his career, including Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology at Albany Medical Center in Albany, NY and Instructor for Resident Education at North Shore University Hospital in Manhasset, NY. He is presently an Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology at the Hofstra-Northwell School of Medicine in Hempstead, NY.
Encompassing a membership of approximately 3,500 anesthesiologists, the NYSSA is comprised of physicians and scientists dedicated to advancing the specialty of anesthesiology and providing the safest and highest quality patient care to the citizens of New York State. In addition, the Society is responsible for hosting the second largest Anesthesia education meeting in the world, the PostGraduate Assembly (PGA), which is being held on December 9-13, 2016 in New York, NY.
About North American Partners in Anesthesia
As a clinician-led organization, North American Partners in Anesthesia (NAPA) is redefining healthcare, delivering unsurpassed excellence to its partners and patients every day. In three decades, NAPA has grown to become one of the nation's leading single-specialty anesthesia and perioperative management companies, serving more than one million patients annually in more than 200 healthcare facilities throughout the Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, Midwest and Southeast. Our highly skilled teams of clinicians participate in groundbreaking leadership development and customer service training programs to deliver optimal results to patients, surgeons, healthcare administrators and staff. Through our exceptional perioperative leadership, research, innovations and state-of-the-art technologies, NAPA offers real solutions driven by evidence-based outcomes to dramatically accelerate operational efficiencies, increase satisfaction ratings and enhance safety and profitability. For more information, please visit NAPAanesthesia.com.
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