Critical Care


Enhances the scientific knowledge, evidence-based medicine, and clinical practices that further our understanding of the mechanism and management of acute and life-threatening critical illness, as well as, the organizational attributes associated with the optimal delivery of critical care services.

What's New?

Critical Care NetWork Featured Lecture and Open Forum

The Patient Experience in the ICU

E. Wesley Ely, MD, MPH


Blood Gas infographic

A Very Basic Approach to Blood Gas Analysis

Noninvasive Ventilation infographic

Noninvasive Ventilation

Shock infographic



Key Opinion Leader Interviews



VTE During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Mental & Emotional Health During the COVID-19 Pandemic

In-person learning is back!

Keep your knowledge and skill set up-to-date with our expert-led continuing medical education courses. CHEST Simulation Courses feature an all-new format that will ensure your safety while offering you valuable hands-on, interactive training with experts.


Ultrasonography: Essentials in Critical Care

November 4–5 or November 6–7

Comprehensive Pleural Procedures With Cadavers

November 12

Advanced Airway Management With Cadavers

November 13

As a NetWork member, you're welcome to join your NetWork Steering Committee calls. If interested in joining an upcoming call, please contact  Maggie Kosinski,  and she will be happy to share access information.


Christopher Carroll, MD, FCCP
Co-Chair: CHEST 2021 Scientific Program Committee



Daniel Ouellette, MD, MS, FCCP
Liaison: CHEST 2021 Scientific Program Committee

Steering Committee

Adebola Adesanya, MBBS, FCCP
Margaret Disselkamp, MD
John Gaillard, MD, FCCP
Viren Kaul, MD
H. Bryant Nguyen, MD, MS
Kathryn Pendleton, MD
Lewis Satterwhite, MD, BA, FCCP
Amit Uppal, MD

Fellow-in-Training Member

Matthew Hensley, MD
Kyle Stinehart, MD

Ex Officio Member

Angel Coz Yataco, MD, FCCP

Staff Liaison

Maggie Kosinski

Twitter Handle Pilot Subcommittee:


Casey Cable, MD, MSc
Alice Gallo De Morales, MD
Viren Kaul, MD

Infographics Pilot Subcommittee:


Holly Keyt, MD, FCCP
Dina Khateeb, DO

Interview with Key Opinion Leaders Pilot Subcommittee:


June Chae, MD
Gretchen Winter, MD