Obituary: Hans Ulrich Rothen

Obituary: Hans Ulrich Rothen (1951-2020) It is with deep sadness that we must announce the passing of a friend and colleague, Professor Hans Ulrich Rothen, MD PhD, who died in Bern last week, following a serious bicycle accident. Prior to his retirement, Professor Rothen was a Senior Consultant in the Department of Intensive Care Medicine […]

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“Together we are Intensive Care Medicine”: A statement from the ESICM President

 Together we represent a strong, united, multidisciplinary community of professionals    Dear colleagues and friends of the ICM community, As you know, the European Society of Intensive Care Medicine represents the multidisciplinary community of intensive care medicine. We represent general physicians, anaesthesiologists, cardiologists, respiratory physicians, surgeons, nephrologists and others who, together have decided to train […]

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Important Message from the ESICM President and President Elect

Together we are Intensive Care Medicine. Thank you everyone helping our ICM community.     Dear members and friends of the ICM community, The current pandemic has brought a large number of patients needing intensive care to our hospitals.  As intensivists, we have been looking after a very large number of patients in ICUs and […]

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Your Membership strengthens the voice of Intensive Care

Make joining ESICM one of your goals this year!   Whether you are about to renew your existing membership, or thinking of joining the Society for the first time, it makes sound sense and doing this now gives you all the advantages for a full calendar year. Not only will you have direct access the […]

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Obituary: Claude Martin

Obituary: Claude Martin   Professor Claude Martin, 1949-2019 It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of our close friend and colleague, Professor Claude Martin of the Hôpital Nord, Marseille (France). Claude Martin was born in Boulogne-Billancourt, France, in 1949 and died in Marseilles, France, on September 2, 2019. He received his medical […]

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Introducing “The President’s Voice”

A personal reflection and news update for ESICM members Starting this month, the President will be communicating regularly with ESICM members in the form of a newsletter aptly called “The President’s Voice”. This will include personal reflection and a news update. This season’s message follows below: DEAR COLLEAGUES, It is my pleasure to update the […]

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