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Posted: 17 September 2019
Get Involved – WICM Sub-Committee Vacancies

The FICM Women in Intensive Care Medicine Sub-Committee are looking for four new members.

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

If you have any queries or would like to arrange an informal chat please contact Susan Hall on


Posted: 1 October 2018
NIHR awards out now

The Faculty are pleased to work with the National Institute for Health Research’s Clinical Research Network to offer two clinical awards, each with a £1000 prize

The awards are focussed on clinicians who undertake research alongside their daytime activities rather than clinical academics.  Click on the link below for more information...

Posted: 26 September 2018
e-ICM Survey

The e-ICM  e-learning project is an online ICM education programme consisting of over 700 sessions free to anyone working in the NHS.  Embedded within the Health Education England e-Learning for Healthcare (HEE e-LfH) hub and funded by FICM and NHS Education, the aim is to make easily accessible educational content for those...

Posted: 11 September 2018
Professor Graham Ramsay

The Faculty of Intensive Care Medicine regret to announce the death of Professor Graham Ramsay, who died on September 6th 2018.  He was President of the European Society of Intensive Care Medicine (ESICM) from 2004 - 2006. 

Amongst his many notable achievements he created the...

Posted: 10 September 2018
FICM Clinical Excellence Awards Survey

The Faculty is pleased to report that it has been accepted as a ranking and nominating body for the Advisory Committee on Clinical Excellence Awards (ACCEA) process, which we understand will continue into 2019. This means that ICM now has both the Faculty and the Society as recognised...

Posted: 7 September 2018
Faculty statement regarding SNAP2 publication

The Faculty welcomes the first publication arising from the work of the 2nd Sprint National Anaesthesia Project: Epidemiology of Critical Care provision after Surgery (SNAP-2: EpiCCS).This BJA article concentrates on risk factors for cancellation of major surgery and naturally includes issues of critical care capacity.



Posted: 22 August 2018
NCEPOD Study on long-term ventilation (LTV) in young people

NCEPOD is undertaking a new study to identify remediable factors in the care of patients before their 25th Birthday who are receiving, or have received LTV.

Please read below for further details on the Case Note Reviewers they require;


It will be a retrospective review of patients receiving LTV...