The Acute Respiratory Failure (ARF) section’s goal is to support and contribute to research and educational activities in pathophysiology, diagnostics, and therapy of acute respiratory failure.

If you are interested in getting involved in the ARF section activities, please contact the Deputy Chair, Lise Piquilloud.

October 2022 Meeting Minutes

Autumn 2020 Meeting Minutes

October 2019 Meeting Minutes

March 2019 Meeting Minutes

October 2018 Meeting Minutes

Project Groups

  • ECMO Project Group
    This group is chaired by Michael Quintel
    The purpose of this group would be to examine the indications for extracorporal technologies [ECMO. Extracorporeal CO2 removal etc].
  • Pneumonia Working Group: Head Maria Deja
    Last meeting minutes (Berlin, October 1st, 2019).


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Position Firstname Lastname City Country
Chair Luigi Camporota London United Kingdom
Chair Elect Lise Piquilloud Lausanne Switzerland
Research Committee Representative To be announced
e-Learning Committee Representative Evmorfia Kondyli Heraklion Greece
Clinical Training Committee Representative To be announced
Social Media and Digital Content Committee Representative Teddy Hla London United Kingdom