Ruthi Landau, M.D.
SOAP President

SOAP President’s Message

2020-2021 Society for Obstetric Anesthesia and Perinatology (SOAP) President, Ruthi Landau, M.D.

This year has been like no other before. As a nation we have been humbled. An invisible virus is still ravaging our communities, exposing the fragility, constraints and injustices of our health, financial and social systems. We have seen the limitations of our “just-in-time” supply chain, the gaps in preparedness for the unthinkable, and the difference between our lofty rhetoric of quality care for all versus our persisting daily inequalities, especially for Black and Hispanic mothers. More>

The SOAP Endowment Fund

The primary purpose of the SOAP Endowment Fund (formerly OAPEF) is to create funding for educational endeavors in obstetric anesthesia.

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Tribute to Dr. Gertie Marx, Mother of Obstetric Anesthesia

Coordinated by International Medical Development, Inc. (IMD, Inc.)

October 29, 2020 – (Panel) Be Prepared for PPH: Recent Advances, Planning, and Response
October 29, 2020 – Refresher Courses Available Online
2021 SOAP 53rd Annual Meeting
May 12-16, 2021
Sheraton New Orleans Hotel
New Orleans, Louisiana
2022 SOAP 54th Annual Meeting
May 11-15, 2022
Hilton Chicago Hotel
Chicago, Illinois

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