Ignacio Martin-Loeches, MD, PhD

Full time Consultant, Intensive Care Medicine, Senior Clinical Lecturer & Research Director of the Multidisciplinary Intensive Care Research Organization (MICRO) at Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland; Vice-Chair, Intensive Care Medicine at St James’s University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland

He has served as executive member for the European Diploma in Intensive Care (EDIC) and as Deputy for the Sepsis and Infection Section at the European Society of Intensive Care Medicine (ESICM). He is the Chair of the Severe Sepsis and Septic Shock Working Group “4SWG” and lead for the Infection working group of the Surviving Sepsis Campaign (SSC). He is the currently member of the Clinical Trials of Health Research Board in Ireland and the President of the Spanish Research Society of Ireland [(under the Embassy of Spain in Ireland and The Spanish Foundation for Science and Technology (FECYT)). He is the principal Investigator of European Regional Development Funds (ERDF) grants and the European Network for ICU-related respiratory infections (ENIRRIs) under the European Respiratory Society (ERS). Besides ATM (Annals of Translational Medicine), He also serves as section Editor at the Intensive Care Medicine (ICM) journal.