Dear Friends and Members of EuroELSO,

This is to officially announce and open the call for application for 6 EuroELSO Steering Committee Member positions.

The positions available for the Steering Committee will account for the 2023 – 2026 period and are open to perfusionists, nurses and physicians.

In addition, we call for applications for 3 EuroELSO Scientific Committee Member positions.

The Scientific Committee advises the Steering Committee and is strongly involved in the preparation of the scientific program of the annual congress and other scientific activities of EuroELSO.

Those positions account for the 2023 – 2027 period.

The applicants for these positions must submit

  • their expression of interest with a personal letter,
  • a brief proposal about their experience with ECMO and their scientific interests and achievements in the field of extracorporeal support
  • a list of potential conflicts of interest
  • a short CV focusing on ECLS / ECMO activities.

Candidates have to be either an individual member of ELSO or a member of an ELSO Center within Europe or Israel. He or she must not be employed by or be in a close financial relation with industry.

Deadline for applications was August 31, 2022.

All applications will be evaluated by the Council and selected candidates will be informed by the end of October 2022 and announced at the upcoming EuroELSO conference 2023 in Lisbon. The term of the successful candidates will start at the Lisbon congress where in-person attendance is expected.

Best regards and good luck,

on behalf of the EuroELSO Steering Committee

Nick Barrett
EuroELSO Chair 

Nick Barrett

Thomas Müller
Honorary Secretary


EuroELSO Support for Ukraine

Please click on “more information” below to learn more about EuroELSO’s support for the Ukraine. 

EuroELSO and COVID-19

COVID-19 pandemics changes our lives instantly and medical personell is in the first line to face the threat.

Scientifically appropriate information and data play the key role in our decision making process, help to improve and adjust logistics and might help to calm the overall panic surrounding our existence.

Therefore, EuroELSO has prepared an online COVID-19 related library to access the most recent publications.

We will update our website very often, please check regularly. We have also prepared a survey to monitor ECMO usage and role in COVID-19 related ARDS.
Just follow our web page and social media accounts.

The COVID19 related activities of the EuroELSO are supported with an unrestricted Educational Grant of Getinge.


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