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Posted: 14 December 2020
Update on Training in ICM with the Group 1 Physician Specialties

We are very pleased to announce that agreement has been reached with the GMC and the four Statutory Education Bodies for training to be undertaken from August 2022 in Intensive Care Medicine in association with the Group 1 physician specialties. As there will not be any separation of internal medicine...

Posted: 3 December 2020
New ICM Curriculum: Supporting Excellence receives GMC approval

The Faculty are delighted to announce that the new ICM Curriculm: Supporting Excellence has now officially been approved by the General Medical Council (GMC) and as such, it will be implemented on 04 August 2021. However, for those wishing to submit an application to obtain a Certificate of Eligibility for Specialist...

Posted: 2 December 2020
Clarification on the use of Tociluzimab for critically ill patients with COVID-19

A joint statement from the Faculty of Intensive Care Medicine and the Intensive Care Society.

Tociluzimab is a monoclonal antibody which until recently has been used predominantly in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis.

It is one of a number of immunomodulatory drugs being evaluated in clinical trials for the treatment of COVID-19;...

Posted: 2 November 2020
FICM ACCP Sub-Committee Opportunity: 2 Consultants

02 November 2020

The FICM ACCP Sub-Committee (FICMASC) are looking for two new consultant members with experience of supervising ACCPs.

Please read the Job Description for more information on the expected commitment and details of how to apply.

If you have any queries or would like to arrange an informal chat please...

Posted: 9 October 2020
Dr Alison Pittard, Faculty Dean to be awarded OBE

Dr Alison Pittard, Faculty Dean to be awarded OBE.

The Faculty is delighted to report that our Dean, Dr Alison Pittard has been awarded an OBE in the Queen's Birthday Honours List. Dr Pittard has demonstrated exemplary national leadership for Intensive Care Medicine and co-operative working during the pandemic with Royal...