News
LAUNCH OF NEW WORLD FEDERATION LOGO

With effect from August 1st 2018 Council approved the launch of a new logo to represent our global organisation. Please read the full annoucement

MESSAGE FROM THE PRESIDENT 

 
2nd WORLD SEPSIS CONGRESS
The World Federation is endorsing the 2nd WORLD SEPSIS CONGRESS which is being held on SEPTEMBER 5th and 6th. The 2nd WSC is a free online congress in the style of the 1st WSC in 2016 and the WSC Spotlight in 2017. Over the course of two days and 17 sessions, over 100 experts will give insights into all aspects of sepsis, including evidence-based sepsis therapy, novel diagnostics, best practices for treatment, and much more. Please use the following link to visit the WSC WEBSITE
 
NEW PRESIDENT ELECTED

NEW PRESIDENT, EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE AND COUNCIL MEMBERS ELECTED

 

Janice Zimmernan has been elected President of World Federation and will lead the organisation from 2017 to 2019. Joining Janice on the Executive will be John Myburgh (Secretary-General) and Arzu Topeli (Treasurer).

 

The General Asemblhy meeting on November 8th in Rio de Janeiro elected the following members of Council to serve from 2017 to 2021:

 

Elisa Estensorro  (Argentina)

Assem Abdel Razek  (Egypt)

Kapil Zirpe  (India)

Ignacio Martin-Loeches (Ireland)

Chae-Man Lim   (Korea)

Gene Sung  (Neurocritical Care)

Obashini Ogunbiyi  (Nigeria)

 

 

 
16th World Congress venue announced

Following a meeting of Council held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil  it is announced that the Turkish Society of Medical and Surgical Intensive Care Medicine will host  the 16th World Congress in 2023. The venue will be the city of Istanbul.

 
NEW ENDORSEMENT POLICY

The World Federation frequently receives requests from society members and other organisations to endorse or support activities in intensive and critical care medicine. To bring clarity, consistency and transparency to the endorsement process a new policy governing these requests has been approved and adopted by Council with effect from MARCH 1st 2018.

 

You can access and review the new policy here ENDORSEMENT POLICY

 

Please refer any requests for endorsement or support to the CEO in the first instance. To allow time for requests to be assessed please also note that where endorsement is requested, these must be submitted at least 3 months before the start of the activity to which the request refers.

 
CRITICAL CARE IN TROPICAL DISEASES - TASK FORCE REPORTS

A World Federation Task Force led by Pravin Amin has published a series of articles in the Journal of Critical Care. The first seven articles are available to view using the links below. Further articles from this Task Force will be published in future editions of the Journal.

 

Intensive care in severe malaria: Report from the task force on tropical diseases by the World Federation of Societies of Intensive and Critical Care Medicine

SEVERE MALARIA

Dengue fever: Report from the task force on tropical diseases by the World Federation of Societies of Intensive and Critical Care Medicine

DENGUE FEVER


Viral hemorrhagic fever in the tropics: Report from the task force on tropical diseases by the World Federation of Societies of Intensive and Critical Care Medicine
VIRAL HEMORRHAGIC FEVER

Ebola virus disease: Report from the task force on tropical diseases by the World Federation of Societies of Intensive and Critical Care Medicine
EBOLA VIRUS DISEASE

Pneumonia in the tropics: Report from the Task Force on tropical diseases by the World Federation of Societies of Intensive and Critical Care Medicine
PNEUMONIA

Encephalitis and myelitis in tropical countries: Report from the Task Force on Tropical Diseases by the World Federation of Societies of Intensive and Critical Care Medicine
ENCEPHALITIS

Leptospirosis: Report from the task force on tropical diseases by the World Federation of Societies of Intensive and Critical Care Medicine
LEPTOSPIROSIS

 
NEW EBOLA RESOURCES SECTION
Visitors can now access all the available resources on EBOLA in a new section of the website. There is a new headline banner on the Home Page labelled EBOLA RESOURCES. Just click on the tab to access the dedicated resource area.
 
<< Start < Prev 1 2 Next > End >>

Page 1 of 2

14th World Congress

image001-1SMALLCROP
 
PLEASE MARK YOUR CALENDAR - OCTOBER 14th - 18th 2019
 
 
 
 
 
   

 

WFSICCM Constitution

constitution

The latest Consitution was approved and then ratified by the General Assemblies meeting in Soeul, Korea in August 2015.

 

View the WFSICCM Constitution by clicking HERE