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American College of Critical Care Medicine

Fellows and Masters in the American College of Critical Care Medicine are recognized for their significant contributions to critical care.

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The American College of Critical Care Medicine honors individuals whose achievements and contributions demonstrate personal commitment to critical care excellence. 

The Fellow of Critical Care Medicine (FCCM) and Masters of Critical Care Medicine (MCCM) are prestigious credentials that demonstrate personal commitment to critical care excellence. 

Become an ACCM Fellow


Fellows of the American College of Critical Care Medicine (FCCM) are practitioners, researchers, administrators and educators who have made outstanding contributions to the collaborative field of critical care.

  • The application fee is included for members of SCCM’s Professional and Select membership
  • You may upgrade your membership​ at any time. Once you are inducted as an FCCM, you will automatically be upgraded to the Select Membership category in your next dues billing cycle. 
  • ​In order to be considered a Fellow in the ACCM, and thereby use the designation "FCCM" it is required that you participate in the convocation ceremony within three years of your acceptance notification. The convocation fee is $350.  The fee includes  administrative costs, robe rental and certificate.  If you are not inducted within three years, you will be required to submit a new application for future ACCM Fellowship.

Apply to Become a Fellow of the ACCM

Fellowship applications are accepted from October to March 15 each year. The Credentials Committee reviews each completed application with the intent that each qualified applicant is accepted to the College; other applicants receive appropriate feedback, so that many may reapply in the future. Learn more about the criteria and mark your calendar to apply in October. 

Masters of Critical Care Medicine

The Master of Critical Care Medicine (MCCM) designation honors members who have distinguished themselves by achieving national and international professional prominence due to personal character, leadership, eminence in clinical practice, outstanding contributions to research and education in critical care medicine, or years of exemplary service to SCCM, ACCM, and the field of critical care medicine in its broadest sense. 

 

Nominate a Master of Critical Care Medicine

Fellows in good standing may nominate other Fellows for Masters. The nomination deadline is April 30 and will be considered by the American College of Critical Care Medicine (ACCM) Awards Committee to be conferred at the following year's Convocation.​ Learn more about eligibility and criteria requirements. 

Information for Masters

Learn more about the rules, selection process, conferral and benefits for the Master of Critical Care Medicine designation. 

Designated Masters and Fellows