Dr Chris Cokis, FANZCA (WA)

Dr Chris Cokis, FANZCA (WA)

ANZCA President 

Dr Chris Cokis commenced his term as ANZCA president in May 2022.

Dr Cokis joined the ANZCA Council in 2016, was elected vice-president in May 2020 and president-elect in December 2021. 

Dr Cokis has clinical interests in cardiac and thoracic anaesthesia, is co-head of department at Fiona Stanley Hospital and leads the Cardio-thoracic service. Dr Cokis works mainly in the public setting, however his work in private allows an understanding of the environment and challenges faced by anaesthetists.

Dr Cokis has completed twelve years as a final examiner including as Chair of the Final Exam Subcommittee, and notes this as one of the most professional rewarding experiences of his career. Dr Cokis still enjoys working with trainees in theatre on a daily basis.

Last updated 17:03 9.03.2023