Advance your career through mentoring projects, training grants and fellowships.
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Welcome to NEXT!


Haemodynamic Monitoring Pathway for NEXT

This new educational opportunity is specially designed for junior intensivists to improve their practice in one of the core pillars of intensive care medicine.

The training programme will combine webinars, face-to-face training and practical hands-on.

The registration process is open until Monday, 15 November. All applications will be evaluated by a group of experts, and a total of 80 junior healthcare professionals will be selected to participate in the pathway.

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To improve your knowledge


The NEXT committee and its members play a pivotal role in the success of the ESICM’s annual congress, LIVES.

What can this year’s congress offer to young intensivists?

  • Unite and represent the young generation of intensive care physicians
  • Assess the needs of young intensivists and provide a platform for information and exchange
  • Adapt educational resources and congress programmes to the needs of our generation
  • Enlarge and empower the young community of ESICM
  • Discuss, question and meet with those who carry out ground-breaking research and the authors of our eLearning modules.

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To promote and facilitate mobility of young intensivists


Designed by and for members of NEXT, E-MOVE is an online career development tool you can use to discover:

  • How ICM training is organised throughout Europe
  • How to validate your qualifications and register as a doctor in different European countries
  • What it is like to live in different countries (from health insurance to childcare)
  • Information about ESICM NEXT Fellowships that might suit your training needs!
  • Career Centre

General info about Europe/ICM

  • Directive 2005/36/EC
  • Summary of ICM training across the European union

Is moving abroad right for me? When is the best time to go abroad during my training? How should I get organised? How to choose the best centre for my learning goals?

> Access E-MOVE

The programme will establish mentorship relations between ICM trainees or young specialists and international ICM experts.

• How to apply to become a NEXT-Mentee
• List of NEXT-Mentors

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To boost your career opportunities


ESICM NEXT trainees and young specialists, we are delighted to announce a new opportunity to boost your career opportunities, research productivity, and personal growth: The NEXT-Mentoring Project.

Join the NEXT-Mentoring Project & become a mentee of an ESICM faculty member!

  • Get help with planning and conducting your research projects
  • “Go international” by networking with your cross-border mentor and increase mobility in your work
  •  Get expert advice about your ICM training and career development


Exam Preparation Courses
Thematic Advanced Courses
Practical Case Based Workshops

All of ESICM ‘s congress resources are available at your fingertips – online, anytime, anywhere!

European Diploma in ICM (EDIC)
European Diploma in advanced critical care EchoCardiography (EDEC)

NEXT Award
Trials Group