On September 8th and 9th, 2016, the Global Sepsis Alliance will host the 1st World Sepsis Congress – as an introduction and prelude to the 5th World Sepsis Day on September 13.
Participation is completely free of charge and can be done from wherever you have an internet connection, it only requires a short registration prior.
In 13 distinctive sessions, over 70 speakers from over 20 countries will give 10-minute keynotes and presentations on the number one preventable cause of death worldwide: sepsis. From prevention, to acute management, long-term sequela, epidemiology of sepsis all topics regarding sepsis will be covered. There will even be a panel discussion with sepsis survivors and their families. After each talk, the speakers will answer live questions from the audience


Highlights include the Opening Session, titled “Sepsis – A Global Health Threat”, with German Minister Helge Braun, Marie-Paule Kieny, Assistant Director-General of the WHO, Achim Steiner, former Under-Secretary General UN and Director of UNEP, and Joe Kiani, Founder & CEO of the Patient Safety Movement Foundation

To register now or to find out more on program, speakers, time zones, and much more please go to www.worldsepsiscongress.org.

 

by Paula

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