ANZAAG is the Australian and New Zealand Anaesthetic Allergy Group. The group consists of
medical specialists who have a particular interest and expertise in the area of perioperative
ANZAAG is a not-for-profit organisation with a focus on assisting and educating colleagues to
deliver quality care for patients. The group members include specialist anaesthetists,
specialist immunologist/pathologists and immunologist/allergists as well as technical
laboratory specialists. The resultant group allows for development of resources which are
extensively reviewed, based on best available scientific evidence and many collective years of
clinical practice in the area of perioperative allergy and anaesthesia.
All management documents have involved consultation with The Australian and New Zealand College of
Anaesthetists (ANZCA), Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy (ASCIA),
the Australian Society of Anaesthetists (ASA) and the New Zealand Society of Anaesthetists (NZSA).
ANZAAG Executive members provide core representation and expert advice to the allergy sub-committee
of the ANZCA Quality and Safety Committee. Representations are made to relevant government bodies
including the Therapeutic Goods Administration and Health Departments where a need is indicated by
available research or clinical issues.
MEETING & AGM 2016
RACV City Club
, Bourke Street
Workshops Friday 12th August
ASM Saturday 13th August
AGM (ANZAAG members only)
Sunday 14th August