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2023 Critical Care Congress

Explore the latest knowledge and research in critical care and network with experts, colleagues, and peers.  


2023 Critical Care Congress

January 21-24, 2023

Moscone Center South, San Francisco, California

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The 2023 Critical Care Congress location and dates have changed. The Society of Critical Care Medicine’s 2023 Critical Care Congress will be held Saturday, January 21, to Tuesday, January 24, 2023, in San Francisco, California.  
Save the date! The Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM) returns to in-person learning for the 2023 Critical Care Congress. Join world-renowned experts and your colleagues January 21-24, 2023, at Moscone Center South in San Francisco, California, for an immersive educational experience. Registration opens this summer.

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SCCM is a recognized leader in critical care education. The annual Congress has delivered an exceptional and comprehensive experience for over 50 years.

Join the Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM) for the 51st Critical Care Congress and dive into the latest knowledge and research. SCCM offers a smart event experience with flexible learning options.

In person:

  • Learn live February 6-9, 2022, in San Juan, Puerto Rico.
  • Receive a unique, high-quality educational experience while building relationships and networking, learning from peers, and interacting with world-renowned thought leaders.
  • Immerse yourself in the local island culture with plenty of opportunities to unwind, have fun, and gather with friends.
  • Learn as your time permits on an easy-to-use platform.
  • Receive an efficient, high-quality educational experience, perfect for busy professionals and those who cannot get away.
  • Save on travel costs while still earning accredited continuing education (ACE) credit.
  • Access programming from anywhere for one year.
Decide at any time.  Both formats include On Demand access for one year and the opportunity to earn continuing education credit.

The critical care community has made an incredible impact on the world. SCCM looks forward to recognizing these key accomplishments and the opportunity to reconnect with its members, colleagues, and friends.

Save the Date

SCCM is bringing the critical care community to vibrant city of New Orleans for the 2023 Critical Care Congress!

Abstract Submission is Open

Make your contribution to the advancement of critical care by submitting your original investigative research and case reports. If accepted, your work will be considered for presentation at Congress. Abstracts will be published in the January supplement of the top journal, Critical Care Medicine. Individuals whose abstracts are accepted are also eligible for peer evaluation and awards. First authors who are SCCM members and non-full physicians at the time of abstract submission may be eligible for complimentary Congress registration.

Join SCCM Next Year in Puerto Rico!

The 51st Critical Care Congress will further the Society's mission of securing the highest-quality care for all critically ill and injured patients.

Session Proposals

Have a great idea for an educational session at Congress? The submission period for the 2022 Congress is now closed. Check back for details on the 2023 Congress. Coming soon!

Sponsorship, and Advertising

SCCM has many different sponsorship, and advertising opportunities at the 2022 Critical Care Congress.

Congress Career Showcase

The 2022 Critical Care Congress will feature a Career Showcase, offering unique opportunities to recruit new talent or find the next step in your career.

Session Proposals

Have a great idea for an educational session at Congress? Submit a session proposal for the 2023 Congress now.


The 2022 Critical Care Congress Abstract supplement is now available FREE in Critical Care Medicine. Review more than 1,500 abstracts and case reports showcasing the latest research.