Sections

In view of developing and expanding our activities, and further involving our members, we are pleased to announce that ESPNIC has officially formed the following sections to support its various scientific activities:

SECTION ELECTIONS

Dear Member,

ESPNIC is calling on its members to help shape the future of the Society. 

We now invite and encourage all members to apply for the following vacant positions: 

  • Respiratory- Chair and Deputy Chair
  • Ethics- Chair and Deputy Chair
  • Cardiovascular dynamics- Deputy Chair
  • Cardiac ICU and Mechanical Circulatory Support- Deputy Chair
  • Infection, systemic inflammation and sepsis- Chair and Deputy Chair
  • Neuro critical care- Chair and Deputy Chair
  • Metabolism, endocrinology and nutrition- - Chair and Deputy Chair
  • Pharmacology- Chair
  • Resuscitation- Chair and Deputy Chair
  • Quality improvement, patient safety and long term outcomes- Chair and Deputy Chair

For more information, please visit the elections page.

Cardiovascular Dynamics

The aim of the Cardiovascular Dynamics section is to support education, research and development of guidelines in hemodynamic physiology, monitoring and treatment in critically ill children of all ages. It is the ambition of the section to be a reference point for pediatric intensivists with an interest in cardiovascular dynamics and to increase collaboration with others.

Section Chair: Joris Lemson

Deputy Chair: Vacant Position

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Cardiac ICU and Mechanical Circulatory Support 

Section Chair: Eduardo Da Cruz

             Deputy Chair: Cecile Tissot

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CRRT/CRRT

Section Chair: Akash Deep

Deputy Chair: Vesna Stojanovic

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Ethics

The aim of the Ethics section is to foster discussion and debate around ethical issues in the care of critically ill children.

Section Chair: Jens Möller

Deputy Chair: Dominic Wilkinson

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Infection, Systemic Inflammation and Sepsis

The aim of the Infection, Systemic Inflammation and Sepsis section is to facilitate research and organize education to improve outcome in treatment and prevention of critically ill children and neonates with infection, systemic inflammation and sepsis 

Section Chair: Koos Jansen

Deputy Chair: Etienne Javouhey

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Metabolism, endocrinology and nutrition

 

Section Chair: Koenraad Joosten

Deputy Chair: Frederic Valla

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Neuro critical care

 

Section Chair: Hannelore Ringe

Deputy Chair: Barney Scholfield

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Nursing Science Group

The aim of the Nursing Science section is to promote and disseminate nursing research in PICU and NICU and engage nurses in the research process across Europe. 

Section Chair: Erwin Ista

Deputy Chair: Joseph Manning

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Paediatric and Neonatal Intensive Care Nursing

Section Chair: Andy Darbyshire

Deputy Chair: George Damhuis

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Pharmacology

Section Chair: Dick Tibboel

Deputy Chair: Paula Pokorna

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Improvement, Quality and Safety & ICU outcome

Section Chair: Jan Hazelzet

Deputy Chair: Corinne Buysse

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Respiratory Failure

The aim of the Respiratory Failure section is to improve the acute and long-term outcome of the critically ill child by promoting, encouraging and performing education and scientific research related to all aspects of acute respiratory failure in children, including pathophysiology, diagnostics, and treatment.

Section Chair: Martin Kneyber

Deputy Chair: Daniele De Luca

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Resuscitation

The aim of the Resuscitation Section is to collate, promote and disseminate best practices in the identification of the deteriorating child and management of the child and infant in cardiorespiratory arrest to optimise outcomes. This will include a focus on education and training of providers in quality improvement CPR programmes.

Section Chair: Dominique Biarent

Deputy Chair: Sophie Skellett

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Transport

Section Chair: Padmanabhan Ramnarayan

Deputy Chair: Aleksandra Doronjski

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Click here for more information on the Sections’ aim, composition and role within the Society.

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 SECTIONS MEMBERSHIP

Only active and paid members for 2017 can be a member of the sections. 

IMPORTANT: You can be a member of several sections but only become a voting member of one section.

All members are invited to join, please email the ESPNIC membership services at ESPNIC_Memb@kenes.com to confirm your section membership.

Not a member yet? Click here to apply for membership.

Not renewed yet? Click here to renew your membership. 

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INFORMATION AND ENQUIRIES

For a members list or any enquiry please contact ESPNIC membership services at ESPNIC_Memb@kenes.com