ESPNIC promotes the delivery of the highest quality of care to critically ill children throughout Europe.


The objectives of the society are:

• To promote paediatric and neonatal intensive care in Europe

• To encourage the development of new treatments and technologies

• To promote multidisciplinary collaboration among paediatric and neonatal intensivists, nurses and healthcare providers in Europe

• To encourage research and education into all aspects of paediatric and neonatal intensive care through annual international congresses, post-graduate training courses, consensus and regional meetings


ESPNIC provides the opportunity to influence your specialty at a national and international level through:

  • Exchanging ideas and knowledge with colleagues from different countries
  • Networking with other professionals in a multidisciplinary setting
  • Participating in social and educational events

The welfare of children of all ages is held in high regard.