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Dr Elisa Estenssoro

Dr. Estenssoro is Director of the Medical Intensive Care Unit at the Hospital Interzonal General de Agudos "General San Martín" de La Plata, in Buenos Aires, Argentina. She completed her Fellowship in Intensive Care Medicine in 1988, received her initial Board Certification in Critical Care Medicine in 1988 and Nephrology in 1990. Dr Estenssoro was President of the Argentinian Society of Critical Care (SATI) from 2008 to 2009 and President of the XX Congress of the Argentinean Society of Critical Care in 2010. Dr. Estenssoro is an active member of the American Thoracic Society and has been member of the Program Committee for the Critical Care Assembly and Travel Award Committee. She is additionally a member of the Editorial Board of the American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, and has been Associate Editor of the Annals of the American Thoracic Society (2012-17) and Associate Editor for Latin America of Intensive Care Medicine (2016-2017).Dr. Estenssoro's areas of professional expertise and interest include ARDS, Post-ICU syndrome and sepsis/septic shock. In compliance with the Conflict of Interest Policy adopted in 2019, Dr Estenssoro is required to submit an Annual Disclosure of Interests statement. You can view Dr Estenssoro's 2020 declaration COI-2020