Grand Rounds - Reducing Mortality in Sepsis: Dr. Mitchell Levy on the Surviving Sepsis Campaign

Professor and Chief of the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Brown University

Dr. Mitchell Levy is a Professor of Medicine, and Chief of the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University. He obtained degrees in Medicine and Psychology from the State University of New York, and did his residency at the Presbyterian Medical Center in Denver, Colorado. He has had great success in the academia world, having authored over 100 peer reviewed papers and chapters, and serves as a senior editor for the Journal of Critical Care. Levy is a council member the Society of Critical Care Medicine, and is a founding member (2002) and co-chair of the Surviving Sepsis Campaign, which seeks to improve the care of patients with severe sepsis. Levy has also held leadership positions in the American College of Chest Physicians and the American Thoracic Society. His hospital affiliations are with Rhode Island Hospital and The Miriam Hospital, and his specialty areas are critical care and pulmonary. His current research interests include biomarkers in sepsis, end-of-life care in the ICU, and knowledge transition.

Date/Time:

Tuesday, May 1, 2018 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Event Type:

General

Target Audience:

employees

Location Details:

Dalhousie Tupper - Theatre B NS