About RISA

The Rhode Island Society of Anesthesiologists is an organization for licensed physicians in Rhode Island who are engaged in the practice of, or who are otherwise interested in anesthesiology. RISA works to raise the standards of the specialty by fostering and encouraging research and scientific progress in anesthesiology.

The Rhode Island Society of Anesthesiologists is a component society of the American Society of Anesthesiologists, is represented on the Council of the Rhode Island Medical Society, and represents the profession on various state regulatory agencies.


Director

Megan E. Turcotte


Join RISA and ASA

Executive Committee


President

Rafael E. Padilla, MD


Vice President

Stephen Panaro, MD


Treasurer

Tzong-Huei Herbert Chen, MD


Secretary

Evan Burke, MD


Immediate Past President
Afreen Siddiqui, MD


Director 

Brett Arron, MD

Alternate Director

Fred Rotenberg, MD

Delegate

Kristopher R. Davignon, MD

Alternate Delegates

Heather Panaro, MD
James Griffin, DO

RISA PAC Chair/Treasurer
ASA Legislative Chair 

James Griffin, DO


RISA PAC COUNCIL

Peter Baziotis, MD
Deborah Cahill, MD 
Curt Gramlich, MD
Raul Masing, MD
John D Prinscott, MD

Rhode Island Society of Anesthesiologists

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