N&AHP Hot Topics in ICU

This initiative was a blended learning programme consisting of a series of six webinars held in 2020. Each webinar lasted one hour and can be accessed live, or watched at a time to suit you via the ESICM Academy Platform. short evaluation quiz including multiple-choice questions was made available after each webinar.

Designed for: Intensive Care Nurses, Physiotherapists and other Allied Health Professionals (N&AHPs)

The 25 top-scoring N&AHPs in the continuous assessment of this programme were rewarded free entrance to LIVES 2020. 

Programme Directors

Carole BOULANGER, Consultant ACCP/Nurse at the Royal Devon & Exeter NHS Foundation Trust, Board Representative of Advanced Critical Care Practitioners (ACCP) and Faculty of Intensive Care Medicine (FICM)United Kingdom; Past Chair Nurses and Allied Healthcare Professionals, ESICM
Johannes MELLINGHOFF RN, BSc (Hons), MSc, FHEA, Senior Lecturer in Critical Care, Faculty of Health & Social Care Education, Kingston University and St George’s, University of London, United Kingdom; Chair Nurses and Allied Healthcare Professionals, ESICM


Inter professional speakers and moderators, experts in the field, according to best evidence coupled with clinical experience and expertise. For detailed information regarding speakers, moderators and objectives of each webinar click here


Detection and management of secretion retention, is it worth worrying about?
Speaker: George NTOUMENOPOULOS, Australia
Moderator: David McWILLIAMS, United Kingdom
Time and date: March 10, 2020 at 9:00am Central European Time

ICU Delirium Management & Prophylaxis
Speaker: Mark VAN DEN BOOGAARD, The Netherlands
Moderator: Margo VAN MOL, The Netherlands
Time and date: August 25, 2020 at 4:00pm Central European Summer Time

Renal Replacement Therapy
Speaker: Silvia CALVINO – GUNTHER, France
Moderator: Anne-Sophie DEBUE, France
Time and date: September 8, 2020 at 4:00pm Central European Summer Time

Management of Raised Intracranial Pressure
Speaker: Chris BRUNKER, United Kingdom
Moderator: Marta BORKOWSKA, Belgium
Time and date: September 22, 2020 at 4:00pm Central European Summer Time


Pressure Ulcers in ICU
Speakers: Stijn BLOT, Belgium & Sonia LABEAU, Belgium

Moderator: Nikolaos EFSTATHIOU, United Kingdom
Time and date: October 6, 2020 at 5:00pm Central European Summer Time

N&AHP contribution to Sepsis
Speaker: Elizabeth PAPATHANASSOGLOU, Canada
Moderator: Katerina ILIOPOULOU, United Kingdom
Time and date: October 20, 2020 at 4:00pm Central European Summer Time


The N&AHP Committee, ESICM


For more details contact nahp@esicm.org

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