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Posted: 13 September 2021
The Faculty of Intensive Care Medicine and NIHR Clinical Research Network Awards

Since its inception in 2006, the NIHR has significantly increased the scale of clinical research in the NHS, particularly through the Clinical Research Network. The enthusiastic engagement of NHS clinicians is an essential condition for sustaining and building on this success, particularly given the many competing demands on clinician time...

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...

Posted: 7 October 2020
CESR-CP in ICM – New GMC Ruling

The GMC has confirmed that from 7 October 2020 they will issue a Certificate of Completion of Training (CCT) to doctors on a CESR Combined Programme (CESR -CP) where there is no minimum UK training time listed for ICM in the European Union (EU) legislation.  Please click here for further information.

 
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