News & Events

2019 Events:

Visit our calendar of events page for upcoming events!

2019 News Highlights: 

Sympathies for Christchurch

Like many other Canadian health care practitioners we read with horror about the awful shootings in Christchurch. We wished to extend our sincerest sympathies. We also wish to extend our enormous admiration to all of our New Zealand healthcare practitioner colleagues involved in the response. Here are links if members wish to donate: Red Cross Givealittle

Past News and Events: 




Dr. Alison Fox-Robichaud - Global Sepsis Award: Category three (Individual) 

Margaret Herridge: ATS lifetime achievement award

Dr. mithu sen wins AAMC 'best in class' two years in a row! - Schulich school of medicine & dentistry - western university

Withholding and withdrawing life-sustaining treatment: The Canadian Critical Care Society position papeR

Withholding and withdrawing life support: difficult decisions around care at the end of life

Peter Brindley and Matt Morgan: All I want for Christmas…is to slow down

Dr. Peter Brindley: Recipient of the 2017 intensive care society travelling fellowship award

Defining death: brain death cases raise questions about legal definition

Science must be the guiding factor when diagnosing brain death

What’s death? Two Brampton families ask in the aftermath of similar tragedies

Brain-dead Brampton woman should be taken off life support: group says

Canadian Critical Care Society Statement on Misperceptions of Brain Death and Organ Donation

Optimizing Crisis Resource Management to Improve Patient Safety and Team Performance

Gender Parity in Critical Care Medicine

Dr. Deborah Cook – Recipient: 2017 CIHR‑ICRH/CCCS Distinguished Lecturer Award in Critical Care Sciences

2017 Critical Care Forum - Oct 1st - 4th

5 Things Clinicians and Patients Should Question in Critical Care

Society Journal Update - Canadian Respiratory Journal no longer the official journal

Guidelines for the Withdrawal of Life-Sustaining Measures

Mandate to obtain consent for withholding nonbeneficial cardiopulmonary resuscitation is misguided

Demystifying Medicine - The Super Sepsis Six

ICU Nurse shares her Journey - My Sepsis Story

CCCS has won the bid to host the 2021 World Congress

President's Message - December 2016

About the Association

The Canadian Critical Care Society (CCCS) is the National Specialty Society, representing Adult and Paediatric Critical Care Medicine physicians in Canada. The practice of Critical Care Medicine in Canada is multidisciplinary and CCCS members hold base specialty certification in anaesthesia, medicine, paediatrics, emergency medicine or surgery and some surgical subspecialties such as cardiac surgery and neurosurgery.

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