ALIVE, the ESICM Fund

Aims

  • To create international cooperation on education and health management in Intensive Care Medicine
  • To support educational and training initiatives that will contribute to the improvement of conditions and outcome of critically ill patients in Low and Middle Income Countries (both in number & quality of lives saved)

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Contact: alive@esicm.org

Supporting…

  • Education of Health Care Workers in Intensive Care Medicine
  • Training & Teaching Doctors and ICU Staff
  • Transferring Knowledge
  • Donating medical devices & equipment to ICUs
  • Patients and Families
  • Clinical Research Projects

 

Improving…

  • Healthcare & Welfare
  • Conditions and Outcome of critically ill patients
  • Quality of lives

 

Contributing to…

  • Social, Scientific & Cultural Innovation in countries of Low & Middle Income

In collaboration with the ESICM Global Intensive Care Transversal Working Group, led by Mervyn Mer, the first project offers a focused theoretical and practical training course: Sepsis Prevention and Management Course in Low- and Lower-Middle Income Countries.

A unique, focused training course developed to improve knowledge of Health Care Workers in LMICs of sepsis & global infections, comprising:

  • Current concepts
  • Important principles & practical aspects
  • Improve patient care & outcomes
  • Emphasis on clinical aspects
  • Potential research elements/new guidelines/database
  • Potential Global Roll-out

 

Why?

  • Sepsis is one of the most frequent causes of death an estimated 6 million sepsis-related deaths per year the highest burden in LMICs
  • The majority of deaths from acute infectious diseases and sepsis occur in LMICs
  • Resources to treat sepsis and increase education about sepsis are lowest in these areas of the Worldeducation@esicm.org

 

JOIN ALIVE!
Contact: alive@esicm.org

 

Young Intensivists, Physicians and Nurses, WE NEED YOUR SUPPORT!

Industry Partners, WE NEED YOUR SUPPORT!

Low- and Lower-Middle-Income countries (LMICs), WE CAN HELP THEM!