Call for Council Nominations
The Society of Critical Care Medicine has opened the call for members to fill open positions on the SCCM Council.
Hot off the Press: Guidelines for Treatment of Pediatric Traumatic Brain Injury
The “Guidelines for the Management of Pediatric Severe Traumatic Brain Injury, Third Edition: Update of the Brain Trauma Foundation Guidelines,” are now available in Pediatric Critical Care Medicine.
SCCM Ranked Among Top Societies with Gender Equity in Leadership
In the JAMA article, “Analysis of Gender Equity in Leadership of Physician-Focused Medical Specialty Societies, 2008-2017,” researchers ranked SCCM among the top societies with the highest number of years with women presidents.
2019 Abstract Award Recipients
A highlight of the Critical Care Congress is the Star Research and Research Snapshot Theater presentations—which focus on original investigative research and case reports.
Technology and Critical Care
The 48th Critical Care Congress will feature Tech Lab talks and Congress sessions on the role of technology in healthcare. 
SCCM Congress Features Therapy Animals at Wellness Lab
The 48th Critical Care Congress Wellness Lab will feature a variety of topics, including a session that highlights the benefits of pet therapy in healthcare settings.
Women in Critical Care Medicine
Roundtable Discussions will be making their return to the 48th Critical Care Congress. The Women in Critical Care Roundtables will cover a variety of topics related to advancing women in critical care.
Bringing Music to the ICU
The Wellness Lab will make its debut at the 48th Critical Care Congress and will cover a variety of topics, including How to Implement an ICU Musician in an Institutional Setting.
THRIVE Congress Highlights and Late-Breaking Research
The 48th Critical Care Congress session, THRIVE: Bringing Meaning and Life Back to Survivors of Critical Illness, will bring together experts to discuss the Society of Critical Care Medicine’s THRIVE Initiative.
Congratulations to SCCM President Heatherlee Bailey, MD, FCCM
The Society of Critical Care Medicine welcomes Heatherlee Bailey, MD, FCCM, as its 2019 president.
SCCM Launches Open-Access Journal
Critical Care Explorations (CCE) is the official open access, peer-review journal of the Society of Critical Care Medicine.
Hot off the Press: Continuum of Care
The latest edition of Critical Connections is now available online.
SCCM Mentorship Program Toolkit
SCCM members can now find the Mentorship Program Toolkit in the SCCM Connect Library. Specialty section members are encouraged to become involved in the mentorship program.
Hot off the Press: Models of Peer Support to Remediate PICS
SCCM’s THRIVE International Peer Support Collaborative recently conducted a study evaluating different models of peer support. The results are available in the January 2019 issue of Critical Care Medicine.