EXTRACORPORAL MEMBRANE OXYGENATION (ECMO) WORKING GROUP DESCRIPTION & ROSTER

STRATEGIC PLAN GOAL: RESEARCH
SCA will be regarded as a key supporter and promoter of research related to cardiovascular and thoracic disease.

MISSION
The mission of the working group is to become a leader in multi-center adult ECMO trials in the United States.

PURPOSE
The purpose of the working group is to:

  1. Review current best practices in adult ECMO (from the published literature and expert opinion) and develop clinical guidelines for important aspects of clinical care.
  2. Foster multi-center collaboration for adult ECMO clinical trials in the United States and Canada.

PARENT COMMITTEE
The working group reports to the Quality & Safety Leadership Committee.

MEETING
The working group meets at least once per year.

COMPOSITION
The working group is composed of 2 Co-Chairs, Parent Committee (QSL) Chair, and other Society members. A Board Liaison may be appointed at the discretion of the President.

TERM
Working group members serve for a term of two years.

2021-2022 ECMO WORKING GROUP

Jacob Gutsche, MD – Co-Chair
Michael A. Mazzeffi, MD MPH – Co-Chair
Bruce Bollen, MD – Parent Committee Chair

James G. Ramsay, MD
Amit Bardia, MD
Clayne Benson, MD
Nikola Bradic, MD
Sreekanth Cheruku, MD
Daniel Emmert, MD

Antonio Hernandez, MD
Ethan Jackson, MD
Christina Jelly, MD
Megan Kostibas, MD
Megan Krajewski, MD
Rebecca Lee, MD
Michael Nurok, MD
Kenneth Shelton, MD
William Vernick, MD
Elliott Woodward, MD