1. Academic activities
Clinical meetings, journal clubs, mortality and morbidity reviews and research groups which hold on a regular basis.
2. Clinical services
Provide services to the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital at the Main Theatre, Surgical Emergency Theatre, Intensive Care Unit, Critical Care Unit, Gbagada Burns and Trauma and Ayinke House for maternal service. It also provides coverage for sedation in the Dental Clinic and Radiology suites as requested. Department has steadily become centre for specialized anaesthesia rotations by residents from different parts of the country and also assists the state government in public outreach programmes.