On behalf of the IPACCMS, TEA for ICE , WFSICCM,NCS –MENA Chapter, and SSC ,We like to welcome you to this Mega Critical care event ECCC –Dubai 2017. For the 13th successful year ,Dubai has become the major Hub of Critical care in the Middle east bridging healthcare professionals in ICU from the six continents annually to collaborate and exchange knowledge, education, training ,research and best practice to ensure the quality of care provided to the critically ill is beyond excellence with high professional ethics and behavior from ICU staff without discrimination of nationality ,race ,religion ,gender or race.
This year will be having 13th ECCC in Conjoint with the 13th IPACCM conference, 9th Asia-Africa WFSICCM conference and the 4nd Survival Sepsis Campaign Middle East and for the first time the 3st Transcontinental Elite Alliance for Intensive care Excellence conference with contribution of more than 100 faculty speakers from around the world Representing national and international societies ,Groups ,organizations and Institutes which include:
UAE, Saudi Arabia. Kuwait, Oman, Bahrain ,Qatar ,Jordan, Syria, Iraq ,Palestine, Lebanon ,Egypt ,Sudan ,Yemen ,Libya, Morocco ,Turkey ,Iran ,India ,Thailand ,Korea, Japan ,Malaysia .Hong Kong, Australia, Nepal, China , Sri Lanka , Pakistan, Nigeria, South Africa ,Tunisia, USA ,,United Kingdom ,France, Germany ,Italy, Belgium and other more countries.
When you attend this major conference, you will be accompanied by professionals just like you. Who have the same passion for critical care while meeting the same challenges and successes each day.what we learned for the last 11 years in this annual event has made us better professionals with better skills and knowledge which resulted in better clinical outcomes to our critically ill patients but still there is always an opportunity for improvement and learning something new as critical care is dynamic speciality with complex cases and new challenges emerging daily in our ICU and globally, our role is to keep paced with the new updates in this superb field of medicine.
This educational event will be CME accredited by IPACCMS for all entire critical care team involved in management of critically ill patients regardless of specialty: including nurses ,respiratory therapist, physicians, internist, surgeons, neurology, neurosurgeons,anesthestist, pharmacist, Emergency staff and all related specialties for ICU care. The Conference this year which include 4 tracks in all critical subspecialties’ and 7 courses plus ongoing workshops and management courses in addition preconference for the first time 2 BASIC courses for doctors and nurses and the 5th Consecutive year EDIC exam in Dubai .the 4 tracks will have 100 topics this year plus we added 4 types of new presentations ( Pros and Cons debate, Case Dilemmas’ ,ICUs in limited resources countries and Round table by world class experts) .The ECCC posters research awards in its 7th successful year , have added 4 new awards in addition to the 9 awards .all awards are named by an Islamic scientist and scholar who have contributed to the field of medicine and surgery centuries ago which became the basis of what we are studying today in medical school around the world, the awards are in recognition for their contribution to medicine and is open to all specialties, from doctors, nurses, ,pharmacist,laboratory,paramedics, students in medicine, pharmacy and lab and allied science, the winners posters will receive an plaque award with certificates and their poster abstracts will be published in the peer review Journal critical care.
During the conference , there will be ongoing meetings between all 30 national societies as part of global collaboration and strengthening critical care network with engagement with various activities with Presidents and representatives of WFSICCM, WHO, Global Sepsis alliance , Survival sepsis campaign , ESICM,ANZIC, NCS,SCCM,IPACCMS in addition to the TEA for ICE 1stofficial board meeting
We like to extend our special thanks to Dr. Hussain AlRahma ,President of EICS and IPACCMS for his inspired leadership and all committee members of ECCC 2017 & Board members of IPACCMS, for their extraordinary contribution to make 2017 another successful event .Also I will take this opportunity to invite you to the 13th World congress Critical care in Seoul ,Korea on 28 Aug-1 Sep 2017.we wish you a pleasant wonderful stay in Dubai and gain the best knowledge and skills from the best experts in critical care around the world so you can then provide the best management to the critically ill.
Khalid Shukri, MD
Secretary-General International Pan Arab Critical Care Society (IPACCMS)
President Transcontinental Elite Alliance for Intensive Care Excellence (TEA for ICE)
Regional Representative World federation Societies Intensive and Critical care Medicine (WFSICCM)
Chairman, Neurocritical Care Society –MENA Chapter (NCS-MENA)
Editorial Board Member Journal Critical Care (JCC)
International Committee Member, Survival Sepsis Campaign (SSC)
Chairman , International Scientific Advisory Committee and Research Poster Award Committee, ECCC-Dubai 2017