Claude Guérin, MD, PhD

Professor of Intensive Care Medicine, Claude Bernard Lyon I University, Lyon, France;
Head of the medical ICU, at Croix Rousse Hospital, Hospices Civils, Lyon, France

Professor Claude Guérin MD, PhD is Professor of Intensive Care Medicine at the Claude Bernard Lyon I University in Lyon, France and head of the medical ICU at the Croix Rousse Hospital, Hospices Civils, in Lyon, France. He is affiliated to the Institut Mondor de Recherche Biomédicale at Paris Est University INSERM 955 Team 13 (director Bruno Louis) in Créteil, France. He has the degree of research director.

Main research interests:

- Respiratory physiology applied to patients receiving mechanical ventilation in the ICU
- Lung imaging (Electrical impedance tomography)
- Acute respiratory distress syndrome
- Prone position

Professor Guérin is Member of the following:

- Société de Réanimation de Langue Française (SRLF)
- European Society of Intensive Care Medicine (ESICM) and currently deputy chair of the acute respiratory failure section
- REVA network and member of its scientific committee
- Board of the reviewers of the journal Intensive Care Medicine
- Associated editor of the journal Annals Of Intensive Care