Leadership

Representatives from the Society of Critical Care Medicine and the European Society of Intensive Care Medicine provide direction for the Surviving Sepsis Campaign.

Executive Committee

Maurizio Cecconi MD, FRCA, FFICM, MD 
Maurizio Cecconi MD, FRCA, FFICM, MD(Res)
Campaign Co-Chair
President, European Society of Intensive Care Medicine
Head Department Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Units
Humanitas Research Hospital
Professor Anaesthesia and Intensive Care
Milan, Italy



 
Greg S. Martin, MD, MSc, FCCM 
Greg S. Martin, MD, MSc, FCCM
Campaign Co-Chair
President, Society of Critical Care Medicine
Professor and Executive Associate Division Director
Director, Georgia CTSA Clinical Research Centers
Director, Emory/Georgia Tech Predictive Health Institute
Director, Clinical Research Network
Director of Research, Emory Critical Care Center
Assoc Section Chief, Grady Memorial Hospital
Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Elie Azoulay, MD, PhD 
Elie Azoulay, MD, PhD
Campaign Co Vice-Chair
President-Elect, European Society of Intensive Care Medicine
Professor of Medicine, Critical Care
Head Department, Critical Care
Saint-Louis Hospital,
University of Paris, France





 
Sandra Kane-Gill, PharmD, MSc, FCCP, FCCM 
Sandra Kane-Gill, PharmD, MSc, FCCP, FCCM
Campaign Co Vice-Chair
President-Elect, Society of Critical Care Medicine
Professor of Pharmacy, School of Pharmacy, University of Pittsburgh
Professor of Critical Care Medicine, Biomedical Informatics and Clinical & Translational Science (secondary appointments), University of Pittsburgh
Critical Care Medication Safety Pharmacist, UPMC
Faculty, Center for Critical Care Nephrology, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
Mitchell M. Levy, MD, FCCM
 
Mitchell M. Levy, MD, MCCM, FCCP
Steering Committee Co-Chair
Professor of Medicine and Division Chief, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Medical Director, MICU, Rhode Island Hospital
Providence, Rhode Island, USA
Andrew Rhodes, FRCP, FRCA, FFICM 
Andrew Rhodes, FRCP, FRCA, FFICM
Steering Committee Co-Chair
Clinical Director of Critical Care
St George's Healthcare NHS Trust
London, United Kingdom
Steering Committee
Jozef Kesecioglu, MD, PhD 
Jozef Kesecioglu, MD, PhD
Immediate Past President, European Society of Intensive Care Medicine
Professor of Intensive Care Medicine
Department of Intensive Care Medicine University Medical Center
Utrecht, the Netherlands
Lewis J. Kaplan, MD, FCCM 
Lewis J. Kaplan, MD, FCCM
Immediate Past President, Society of Critical Care Medicine
Professor of Surgery
Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Massimo Antonelli, MD 
Massimo Antonelli, MD
Professor of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine
Former President of the European Society of Intensive Care Medicine 
Chair, Dept. of Anesthesiology, Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine 
Director, School of Specialty in Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine
Fondazione Policlinico Universitario A. Gemelli IRCCS
Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore 
Roma, Italy
Heather Evans, MD 
Heather Evans, MD, MS
Professor of General and Acute Care Surgery
Vice Chair of Clinical Research and Applied Informatics
MUSC Health
Charleston, South Carolina, USA






 
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Laura Evans, MD 
Laura Evans, MD, FCCM
Adult Guidelines Co-Chair
Associate Professor, Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine
University of Washington
Director of Critical Care/Associate Medical Director
University of Washington Medical Center
Seattle, Washington, USA



 
Niranjan "Tex" Kissoon, MB BS, MCCM, FRCP(C), FAAP, FACPE 
Niranjan "Tex" Kissoon, MB BS, MCCM, FRCP(C), FAAP, FACPE
Children's Guidelines Co-Chair
Executive Medical Director
Children's and Women's Global Health
UBC & BC Children's Hospital Professor in Critical Care – Global Child Health
Department of Pediatrics and Emergency Medicine, UBC
Clinical Investigator, Child and Family Research Institute
Vice President, Global Sepsis Alliance
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Mitchell M. Levy, MD, MCCM, FCCP 
Mitchell M. Levy, MD, MCCM, FCCP
Steering Committee Co-Chair
Professor of Medicine and Division Chief, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Medical Director, MICU, Rhode Island Hospital
Providence, Rhode Island, USA
Flavia Riberiro Machado, MD, PhD 
Flavia Riberiro Machado, MD, PhD
Professor and Head Intensive Care Session of
Anesthesiology, Pain & Intensive Care Department
Federal University of Sao Paulo, Brazil 
Ignacio Martin-Loeches, MD, PhD, FJFICMI 
Ignacio Martin-Loeches, MD, PhD, FJFICMI
Associate Professor Universidad de Barcelona
Research Director Multidisciplinary Intensive Research Organization (MICRO)
Trinity College, Dublin
Andrew Rhodes, FRCP, FRCA, FFICM 
Andrew Rhodes, FRCP, FRCA, FFICM
Adult Guidelines Co-Chair
Clinical Director of Critical Care
St George's Healthcare NHS Trust
London, United Kingdom
Christa Schorr DNP, MSN, RN, NEA-BC, FCCM 
Christa Schorr DNP, MSN, RN, NEA-BC, FCCM
Clinical Nurse Scientist, Cooper Research Institute-Critical Care
Associate Profesor of Medicine Cooper Medical School Rowan University
Cooper University Healthcare
Camden, New Jersey, USA
Pierre Tissieres, MD, DSc 
Pierre Tissieres, MD, DSc
Children's Guidelines Co-Chair
Professor of Pediatrics and Director
Pediatric Intensive Care and Neonatal Medicine
Paris South University Hospitals
Le Kremlin-Bicetre, France