Conference Calendar

At the heart of the Society of Critical Care Medicine's mission is the education of all professionals involved with the care of the critically ill and injured. As a service to the critical care community, SCCM compiles this list of Society educational programs as well as those submitted by others. In addition to live courses, SCCM offers a full line of courses On Demand that can be viewed from the convenience of a learner's home or office.

Posting to SCCM's Conference Calendar
Only non-profit organizations are eligible. The educational program will be reviewed for its relevance in critical care medicine and the mission of SCCM.  SCCM retains the right to decline posting any meeting at its sole discretion, including those for educational programs that compete with a similar SCCM educational program or product.  Posting of a program to the SCCM website does not constitute an endorsement from the Society. To submit your program for posting to the SCCM website, please email the following information to Curtis Powell:

  • Complete meeting name (no acronyms)
  • Date(s) of meeting
  • URL or .pdf of the complete program
  • An electronic sample of printed promotional literature and/or advertising

Posting of a program to the SCCM website does not constitute an endorsement on the part of the Society of Critical Care Medicine. Eligible organizations may seek formal endorsement of their programs by meeting the appropriate criteria and completing an application.

Pediatric Critical Care Colloquium 8/22/2018 - 10/7/2018 The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD
The mission of this annual conference pediatric critical care colloquium is to create a forum for ongoing discussion of the care of critically ill children, not only as it relates to pediatric critical care physicians, but to engage with other subspecialties that care for critically ill children. The theme of the 2018 colloquium is “At the Interface of Practice and Science”, highlighting the new partnerships and advancements we are making in the pediatric critical care realm.
3rd International Symposium on AKI in Children 8/22/2018 - 10/14/2018 Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza, Cincinnati, Ohio
This comprehensive two day conference reviews the state of the art treatment for neonatal and pediatric AKI, covering the latest developments in pediatric critical care nephrology.  The symposium is an excellent opportunity for fellows in training and junior faculty with interests in critical care nephrology to network and connect with pre-eminent experts in the field.  Additionally, a series of workshops are available for hands-on experience with CRRT troubleshooting and special considerations in advanced renal support therapies.  CME and CNE credit are offered in connection with the meeting.  Conference related questions can be sent to Roz Robbins at,
2nd World Sepsis Congress 9/5/2018 - 9/6/2018 Online
The 2nd World Sepsis Congress will be held on September 5th and 6th, 2018 - free of charge and completely online, so you can participate from wherever you have an internet connection. Over the course of 17 sessions, more than 100 speakers from 30 countries will discuss all aspects of sepsis and its wide-ranging consequences.
9th Critical Care London Meeting 9/6/2018 - 9/7/2018 London, England
Critical Care London is a multidisciplinary meeting where leading UK and international speakers will present the state of the art in Critical Care. The quality of topics and speakers makes this event a must for doctors, nurses and other healthcare professionals working in Critical Care, Anaesthesia and Emergency Medicine.
Interdisciplinary Sepsis Symposium 9/10/2018 - 9/11/2018 Chicago, Illinois

Join us for the Interdisciplinary Sepsis Symposium, an interdisciplinary gathering to improve sepsis care over the next few decades. Together, we’ll find ways to increase awareness of the scope of sepsis reach, and develop strategies for increased funding to politicians, government agencies, and funding foundations.

This is an opportunity to meet world leaders in sepsis clinical research, big data/machine learning analytics, novel devices, groundbreaking immunology research, and the latest in education and training.

37th Annual ESRA Congress 9/12/2018 - 9/15/2018 Dublin, Ireland
The 37th Annual ESRA Congress (ESRA 2018) offers an engaging scientific programme with contributions from world renowned experts specialised in regional anaesthesia and pain therapy. This is the perfect setting for improving worldwide cooperative study that will open a new era for breakthroughs in regional anaesthesia and pain therapy on top of an incredible Irish experience. With unique sessions and workshops, ESRA 2018 will enhance your practical and theoretical knowledge, as well as provide you with a variety of networking opportunities and events.
34th World Congress of Internal Medicine 10/18/2018 - 10/21/2018 Cape Town, South Africa
The 34th World Congress of Internal Medicine for 2018 will be held in the beautiful city of Cape Town in South Africa, at the International Convention Centre from 18 to 21 October 2018. All aspects of Internal Medicine will be covered during parallel sessions presented by an exciting faculty drawn from experts across the international community. The aim of the meeting is to provide an excellent academic programme for the general physician but of a standard that the specialty groups such as Rheumatologists, Cardiologists, Pulmonologists and so on would also benefit.
7th Annual Johns Hopkins Critical Care Rehabilitation Conference 11/1/2018 - 11/3/2018 Baltimore, Maryland
Early rehabilitation of hospitalized patients can reduce muscle weakness, physical impairments and delirium. Yet achieving these outcomes is no simple task. Beyond understanding the science, it requires collaboration and coordination between clinicians who have traditionally worked in "silos." This conference will bridge the interdisciplinary gap from research to the bedside, and bring together clinical experts who are creating a culture based on proactive rehabilitation
ECMO at the Beach: Mayo Clinic's 2nd Annual Current Concepts in the Management of the Adult ECMO Patient 11/9/2018 - 11/10/2018 Ponte Vedra Beach, FL
The extra corporeal life support system as rescue therapy for refractory cardiopulmonary failure is increasingly gaining attention in clinical practices. The challenge of this system is how to best utilize it to get the maximum benefits. In the absence of randomized clinical trials and guidelines practice varies widely. Mayo Clinic's course is aimed at practical case based management for the current commonly used indications for life support. Also, it is aimed for refinement of practices for future uniform growth of the system at a national and international level.
Infection Prevention Society 8th Annual IV Forum Conference 2018 11/13/2018 - 11/13/2018 Mercure Sheffield St Paul's Hotel, United Kingdom
The Infection Prevention Society (IPS) IV Forum would like to invite you to attend their 8th annual conference on Tuesday 13th November 2018 at the Mercure Sheffield St Paul's Hotel. This day will provide an opportunity for infection prevention, vascular access professionals and exhibitors to network, share experiences, and showcase projects.

The day will focus on patient centred vascular access and reducing the risk of infection. There will be updates given on the Vessel Health and Preservation and the IV Passport projects.  The keynote session will be given by the renowned Nancy Trick, who will draw on her experiences to discuss patient centred vascular access management. 
International Conference on Emergency Medicine and Critical Care 11/29/2018 - 11/30/2018 Valencia, Spain
International Conference on Emergency Medicine and Critical Care going to be held during November 29-30, 2018 at Valencia, Spain. Emergency Medicine-2018 brings upon a new platform to share and discuss all the innovations in emergency medicine and critical care.
30th Annual Meeting of the European Society of Paediatric and Neonatal Intensive Care 6/18/2019 - 6/21/2019 Salzburg, Austria
The 30th Annual Meeting of the European Society of Paediatric and Neonatal Intensive Care (ESPNIC 2019) is a unique multidisciplinary forum for colleagues from around the world to meet and discuss a variety of topics, generating stimulating debates and fruitful collaborations. Join doctors, nurses and other allied healthcare professionals for this outstanding opportunity to take part in cutting-edge workshops, educational sessions and networking opportunities.