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
Jozef Kesecioglu 
Jozef Kesecioglu, MD, PhD
Campaign Co-Chair
President, European Society of Intensive Care Medicine
Professor of Intensive Care Medicine
Department of Intensive Care Medicine University Medical Center
Utrecht, the Netherlands
Heatherlee Bailey, MD, FCCM 
Heatherlee Bailey, MD, FCCM
Campaign Co-Vice Chair
President Elect, Society of Critical Care Medicine
Department of Emergency Medicine
Durham VA Medical Center
Durham, North Carolina, USA
Maurizio Cecconi MD, FRCA, FFICM, MD(Res) 
Maurizio Cecconi MD, FRCA, FFICM, MD(Res)
Campaign Co Vice-Chair
President Elect, European Society of Intensive Care Medicine
Head Department Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Units
Humanitas Research Hospital
Professor Anaesthesia and Intensive Care 
Milan, Italy
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
Jerry J. Zimmerman, MD, PhD, FCCM 
Jerry J. Zimmerman, MD, PhD, FCCM
Campaign Co-Chair
President, Society of Critical Care Medicine
Director, Continuous Quality Improvement
Seattle Children's Hospital
Seattle, Washington, USA
Steering Committee
Massimo Antonelli, MD 
Massimo Antonelli, MD
Immediate Past President, ESICM 
Professor of Intensive Care and Anesthesiology
Universita Cottolica Del Sacro Cuore
Director General Intensive Care 
A. Gemelli University Hospital  
Rome, Italy
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
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
Director, Intensive Care Department
Vall d'Hebron Hospital 
Barcelona, Spain
Ruth M. Kleinpell, RN-CS, PhD, FCCM 
Ruth M. Kleinpell, PhD, RN, FAAN, FAANP, FCCM
Immediate Past President, SCCM
Assistant Dean for Clinical Scholarship
Professor of Nursing
Vanderbilt University School of Nursing
Nashville, Tennessee, USA
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
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
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
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, New Jersey, 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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