PROGRAMME COMMITTEE

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STEVE MATHIEU

Conference Director
Steve is a Consultant in Critical Care and Care Group Director for Critical Care, Anaesthesia and Theatres at Queen Alexandra Hospital, Portsmouth. He has recently been elected as President Elect of the Intensive Care Society.
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EVE CORNER

Programme Committee
Eve Corner MBE, is a Lecturer in Physiotherapy and Critical Care at Brunel University London, a Research Physiotherapist at Imperial College Healthcare and a Clinical Consultant working in workforce redesign for 33N Ltd.
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NANDAN GAUTAM

Programme Director
Dr Nandan Gautam is a consultant in medicine and critical care at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Birmingham, UK . His interests are varied but currently thinking more about delivering acute care training in resource poor countries, early warning systems, managing the altered airway and learning to play the piano.

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LIZ STAVEACRE

Programme Committee
I am currently based at Stoke Mandeville Hospital where I lead the Critical Care Outreach team and work across the trust to improve the recognition and response to acute patient deterioration.
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GANESH SUNTHARALINGAM

Programme Committee
Ganesh is the Past President of the Intensive Care Society. He has previously been the Programme Director for SOA 2015-2018 and Honorary Secretary for the Intensive Care Society
Nitin Arora

NITIN ARORA

Programme Committee
Nitin has been a Consultant in Intensive Care & Anaesthesia at the Heart of England NHS Trust since 2012.
Nitin’s specialist interests include ultrasound in critical care, ARDS, intensive care delirium & follow-up, and anaesthesia for orthopaedic & gynaecological procedures

Louise

LOUISE THWAITES

Programme Committee
Programme Committee
Louise Thwaites is a clinical researcher and member of the Emerging Infections group at the Oxford University Clinical Research Unit, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. She is an Associate Professor in the Centre for Tropical Medicine and Global Health at the University of Oxford. Her research interests are centred on the care of critically ill patients in resource-restricted settings, particularly focused on tetanus and developing new technologies to improve critical care in this resource-limited settings (www.vital.oucru.org).
BHARATH KUMAR TIRUPAKUZHI VIJAYARAGHAVAN

BHARATH KUMAR TIRUPAKUZHI VIJAYARAGHAVAN

Programme Committee
Bharath works as a Consultant in the Department of Critical Care Medicine at Apollo Hospitals in Chennai and is an Honorary Senior Fellow at the George Institute for Global Health, New Delhi. In addition he is Deputy Director, Asia Pacific Sepsis Alliance (APSA) and he serves on the Research Committee of the Indian Society of Critical Care Medicine (ISCCM). His main area of interest is in the development of critical care registries/research networks in LMICs and the embedding of clinical trials and epidemiological research within such registries.

The Intensive Care Society is an inclusive multi-professional society. The views of the Council, Professional Advisory Groups (including patient and relative representatives), ICS members, past and future delegates are always considered as we carefully develop our session topics and programme