ESICM Live Debate – Blood Purification in Sepsis – 18 Sept. 2019

Blood Purification in Sepsis: Are we ready for it?   Blood purification filters as a treatment option for sepsis patients make a lot of sense, to remove endotoxin and sepsis mediators in high amounts….but should we do this? Increased levels of both endotoxin and cytokines are associated with the development of organ dysfunction and impaired […]

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Advanced Bedside Monitoring in ARF Master Class – Nov 5-6, 2019

ESICM Brussels Training Centre    This new two day master class will bring new insights on respiratory mechanics, waveforms interpretations, esophageal pressure, ultrasound & EIT.  Participants will experience a progressive immersion in the content, active learning techniques and  a variety of instructional strategies from interactive lectures and round table with open debates on specific topics, […]

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The Art of Trauma Care
Master Class – Nov 19-20, 2019

ESICM Brussels Training Centre    This 2-day Master Class, led by a multidisciplinary panel of international experts aims to prepare participants to manage trauma patients – from the pre-hospital or “ground zero” stage to OR and ICU. This course will review of foundational surgical and resuscitation strategies and utilise clinical scenarios and simulations to ensure […]

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End of Life Care
Master Class – Dec 09-10, 2019

ESICM Brussels Training Centre    End-of-Life Care requires specific knowledge and expertise – and probably also a particular temperament. Join our master class and learn how to assess the severity of illness and prognosis, to consider relevant ethical, legal, religious, cultural issues, to communicate effectively with patients, relatives and medical staff and minimise their distress, […]

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Life-threatening Emergencies
Master Class – Oct 22-23, 2019

ESICM Brussels Training Centre Life-Threatening Emergencies in ICU is a 2-day simulation-based master class, which aims to immerse participants in unexpected time-critical emergency scenarios and help them to gain the necessary technical and non-technical skills to deal successfully with these situations. Participants will have the opportunity to learn by experience and spend 50% of training […]

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ESICM Master Classes – core competencies and best clinical practice

A complete portfolio of innovative and cutting-edge learning to implement in your ICU   170 junior and senior doctors and allied health professionals from 25 countries throughout the world have taken part in ESICM Master Classes this year at the purpose-built state-of-the art training centre in Brussels. The portfolio of courses offered is a complete […]

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Infection Learning Pathway

First-hand experience from the first participant to sign up   Infectious diseases are a major issue in Loredana Mazzetti’s daily clinical practice.  Having recently taken part in the ‘Infections in ICU: Modern Management’ Fellowship at the UMC Utrecht (Netherlands) and discovering for herself just how important this topic is, she now wishes to deepen her […]

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Education Learning Pathways

The Inspiration behind the creation   The educational options offered by ESICM have become so numerous, that Learning Pathways have been created to highlight the different options available to members, for each subject. The pathways can be tailored to meet individual needs and interests.   Lennie Derde, infectious diseases specialist and intensivist at UMC Utrecht […]

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Education & Learning at LIVES 2019

Linked to educational activities throughout the year   LIVES 2019, the Society’s annual congress, will be used to build on some of the individual learning pathways created for ESICM members last year. The idea is for congress attendees to attend congress sessions and follow these up throughout the year with Masterclasses, e-Learning modules and Fellowships. […]

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