Critical Care Workgroup

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Chair

  • Mitchell Levy, MD
    Professor, Brown University
    Rhode Island Hospital
    Providence, RI

Members

  • Derek C. Angus, MD, MPH
    Associate Professor
    University of Pittsburgh
    Pittsburgh, PA
  • Robert Arnold, MD
    Professor of Medicine & Director of Palliative Care
    Division of General Internal Medicine
    University of Pittsburgh
    Pittsburgh, PA
  • Robert A. Burt, JD
    Professor of Law
    Yale University
    New Haven, CT
  • Timothy G. Buchman, PhD, MD
    Professor of Surgery, Anesthesiology & Medicine
    Washington University School of Medicine
    St. Louis, MO
  • Jean Carlet
    Foundation Hospital St. Joseph
    Reanimation Polyvalente
    Paris, France
  • Simon Lionel Cohen, MD
    University College London Hospitals UCH - ICU
    London, England
  • Deborah Cook, MD
    St. Joseph's Hospital
    50 Charlton Avenue East
    Hamilton, Ontario
    Canada
  • J. Randall Curtis, MD, MPH
    Associate Professor of Medicine
    University of Washington
    Division of Pulmonary & Critical Care
    Seattle, WA
  • Marion Danis, MD
    Dept. of Clinical Bioethics
    National Institute of Health
    Bethesda, MD
  • Horace M. Delisser, MD
    Assistant Professor of Medicine
    Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Division
    Department of Medicine
    University of Pennsylvania
    Philadelphia, PA
  • E. Wesley (Wes) Ely, MD, MPH
    Associate Professor Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine
    Vanderbilt University Medical Center
    Center for Health Services Research
    Nashville, TN
  • Malcolm Fisher, MD
    Professor
    Royal North Shore Hospital
    Intensive Care Unit
    St. Leonards, NSW
    Australia
  • John Heffner, MD
    Vice Chairman
    Medical University of South Carolina
    Department of Medicine
    Charleston, SC
  • Jill Joseph, MD, PhD
    Director, Center for Health Services & Clinical Research
    Children's Research Institute
    Children's National Medical Center
    Washington, DC
  • Jerry Jurkovich, MD
    Director, Department of Surgery
    Harborview Medical Center
    Seattle, WA
  • Mary Katherine Krause, MS, CHE
    Associate VP, Medical Affairs Administration
    Rush University Medical Center
    Assistant Professor,
    Department of Health Systems Management
    Chicago, IL
  • Paul N. Lanken, MD
    Professor of Medicine
    Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
    Pulmonary, Allergy & Critical Care Division
    Philadelphia, PA
  • Pr. Francois Lemaire
    Hopital Henri Mondor Service
    de Reanimation Medicale
    94010 Creteil, France
  • Marcia Levetown, MD
    Assoc. Prof., Internal Medicine & Pediatrics, Univ. of Texas Medical Branch, and Pain & Palliative Care Education Consultant
    Houston, TX
  • John M. Luce, MD
    University of California, San Francisco
    Division of Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine
    San Francisco General Hospital
    San Francisco, CA
  • D. (Donald) Robert McCaffree, MD
    Prof. of Medicine, Univ. of Oklahoma
    Chief of Staff, VA Medical Center
    Oklahoma City, OK
  • Anne C. Mosenthal, MD
    Asst. Professor of Surgery
    Chief, Division Surgical Critical Care
    UMDNJ New Jersey Medical School
    Newark, NJ
  • Judith Nelson, MD, JD
    Professor, & Associate Director
    Medical Intensive Care Unit
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine
    New York, NY
  • Molly Osborne, MD, PhD
    Associate Dean of Student Affairs
    Professor of Medicine, Pulmonary & Critical Care
    Oregon Health Sciences University
    Portland, OR
  • Thomas J. Prendergast, MD
    Chief, Pulmonary Section (111)
    VA Medical Center, White River Junction
    Vermont, and
    Assistant Professor of Medicine
    Dartmouth Medical School
    Lebanon, NH
  • Kathleen Puntillo, RN, DNSc, FAAN
    Associate Professor of Nursing
    University of California at San Francisco
    Dept. of Physiological Nursing
    San Francisco, CA
  • Dr Graeme Rocker
    Associate Professor of Medicine
    Queen Elizabeth II Health Sciences Centre
    Halifax, Nova Scotia
    Canada
  • Gordon D. Rubenfeld, MD, MSc
    Assistant Professor of Medicine
    Harborview Medical Center
    Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
    Seattle, WA
  • Cynda H. Rushton, DNSc, RN, FAAN
    Potomac, MD
  • William J. Sibbald, MD, FRCPC
    Professor, University of Toronto, and Physician-in-Chief
    Department of Medicine
    Sunnybrook and Women's College Health Sciences Centre
    Sunnybrook Campus
    Toronto, Ontario
    Canada
  • Mildred Z. Solomon, EdD
    Director, Center for Applied Ethics & Professional Practice
    Education Development Center, Inc.
    Newton, MA
  • Charles Sprung, MD
    Director,General Intensive Care Unit
    Hadassah Hebrew Univ. Medical Center
    Jerusalem, Israel
  • Anthony Szema, MD, FCCP
    Assistant Professor of Medicine
    Director, Allergy and Asthma Center
    SUNY Stony Brook School of Medicine
    Chief, Allergy Section
    Northport VA Medical Center
    Stony Brook, NY
  • Daniel Teres, MD, FCCM
    Needham, MA
  • Robert D. Truog, MD
    Prof. Anesthesia & Medical Ethics
    Harvard Medical School
    Children's Hospital
    Boston, MA
  • Jean-Louis Vincent, MD, PhD, FCCM
    Head, Department of Intensive Care
    Erasme University Hospital
    Free University of Brussels
    Brussels, Belgium

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