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
Massimo Antonelli, MD 
Massimo Antonelli, MDm
Campaign Co-Chair
Policlinico Universitario A.
Gemelli, Rome, Italy
Heatherlee Bailey, MD, FCCM 
Heatherlee Bailey, MD, FCCM
Campaign Co-Vice Chair
Durham VA Medical Center
Department of Emergency Medicine
Durham, North Carolina, USA
Jozef Kesecioglu 
Jozef Kesecioglu, MD, PhD
Campaign Co-Vice Chair
Professor of Intensive Care Medicine
Department of Intensive Care Medicine, University Medical Center
Utrecht, the Netherlands
Mitchell M. Levy, MD, FCCM 
Mitchell M. Levy, MD, MCCM, FCCP
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
Adult Guidelines Co-Chair
Clinical Director of Critical Care
St George's Healthcare NHS Trust
London, United Kingdom
Jerry J. Zimmerman, MD, PhD, FCCM 
Jerry J. Zimmerman, MD, PhD, FCCM
Campaign Co-Chair
Seattle Children's Hospital
Seattle, Washington, USA
Steering Committee
Richard Beale,FRCA, FFICM 
Richard Beale, FRCA, FFICM
Clinical Director for Perioperative, Critical Care
and Pain Services & Consultant Intensivist
Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust
London, United Kingdom
Daniel De Backer 
Daniel De Backer, MD, PhD
Head of Intensive Care & Emergency
Departments
CHIREC Hospitals
Brussels, Belgium
Laura Evans, MD 
Laura Evans, MD, FCCM
Adult Guidelines Co-Chair
Medical Director Critical Care
Associate Director Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine
Fellowship, NYU Langone Medical Center
New York, New York, USA
Ricard Ferrer Roca, MD, PhD 
Ricard Ferrer Roca, MD, PhD
Chief of the Intensive Care Department
Hospital Universitari Mutua de Terrassa
Terrassa, Spain
Ruth M. Kleinpell, RN-CS, PhD, FCCM 
Ruth M. Kleinpell, RN-CS, PhD, FCCM
Director, Center for Clinical Research and Scholarship
Rush University Medical Center
Chicago, Illinois USA
Mitchell M. Levy, MD, FCCM 
Mitchell M. Levy, MD, MCCM, FCCP
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
Tex Kissoon, MD, FRCP(C), FAAP, MCCM, FACPE 
Tex Kissoon, MD, FRCP(C), FAAP, MCCM, FACPE
Children's Guidelines Co-Chair
Vice President, Medical Affairs,
BC Children's Hospital and Sunny Hill Health Centre
Professor, BCCH and UBC Global Child Health
Vancouver, Canada
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
Yasser Sakr, MD, PhD 
Yasser Sakr, MD, PhD
Consultant, Dept. of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine,
Uniklinikum Jena, Germany
Chairman, Systemic Inflammation and Sepsis (SIS) Section,
European Society of Intensive Care Medicine (ESICM)
Christa Schorr DNP, RN, NEA-BC, FCCM 
Christa Schorr DNP, RN, NEA-BC, FCCM
Clinical Nurse Scientist, Cooper Research Institute-Critical Care
Cooper University Healthcare
Camden, NJ, USA
Sean R. Townsend, MD 
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
Sean R. Townsend, MD 
Sean R. Townsend, MD, FCCM
Vice President of Quality & Safety
California Pacific Medical Center
San Francisco, California, USA
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