About us

The EBA UEMS is the Anaesthesiology Section of UEMS (European Union of Medical Specialists) also working as the European Board of Anaesthesiology dealing primarily with Anaesthesia and Resuscitation, as well as Intensive Care, Emergency and Pain Medicine. Being part of UEMS it has the aims and strategies of UEMS

The aims of the EBA UEMS are: high quality and safe healthcare (Anaesthesiology) to all EU citizens, highest level of training of Anaesthesiologists, free movement of anaesthesiologists and participation and representation in other bodies and organisations 

Structure of EBA

The Executive Committee


President: Olegs Sabelnikovs (Latvia) 


Vice-President: Emilia Guasch (Spain)


Secretary: Kresimir Oremus (Croatia)


Treasurer: Pinelopi Kouki (Greece)


EBA Strategy

Summary of the EBA UEMS strategy:

  • Political Significance
  • Harmonization of Postgraduate Medical Specialist Training (PMST) in Europe
  • Coordination of CME/CPD in Europe
  • Anaesthesiology practice quality assurance and patient safety in Europe