Leadership and Staff
The Society of Critical Care Medicine is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) scientific membership organization. The Society is governed by a group of 18 members called the Council. The Council consists of 13 seats, plus five members of the Executive Committee, which is comprised of the president, president-elect, immediate past president, secretary and treasurer. There are eight designated seats: Anesthesiology, Clinical Pharmacology and Pharmacy, Emgergency Medicine, Internal Medicine, Nueroscience, Nursing, Pediatrics, and Surgery; one "collective" seat rotated among all other Specialty Sections, and six At-Large seats.
The SCCM President serves a one-year term directing the mission and vision of the multiprofessional organization.
Council is a multiprofessional group of 18 critical care leaders steering the future of the Society.
The Society thanks its committed past presidents who have helped shape the current organization.
David J. Martin, CAE, is the chief executive officer and executive vice-president of SCCM.