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The Aotearoa New Zealand Anaesthesia Education Committee (ANZAEC) is a joint subcommittee of the New Zealand Society of Anaesthetists (NZSA) and the Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists New Zealand National Committee (ANZCA NZNC).

ANZAEC is charged with overseeing and coordinating continuing professional development (CPD) activities for anaesthetists in New Zealand on behalf of the parent organisations.  The committee was formed in 2003, from the Continuing Education Committee of New Zealand (CECANZ).

  • Sharing knowledge and experience through outstanding presentations among anaesthesia departments and practices through the Visiting Lectureship programme.

  • Relieving financial hardship encountered due to personal circumstances, or following a field of study that is not remunerated through the BWT Ritchie Trust Scholarship.

  • Holding annual scientific meetings to give Anaesthetists the opportunity of attending seminars and workshops.