Main position/role: Professor in Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine at the University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy
|Prof Girardis is the head of the Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Department of the Modena University Hospital and Professor in Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine at the University of Modena and Reggio Emilia . From October 2021, Chair of the Systemic Inflammation and Sepsis section of the European Society of Intensive Care Medicine (ESICM). From January 2019 to December 2021 Prof Girardis was the chair of the educational committee of the Italian Society of Anaesthesia and Resuscitation (SIAARTI). His clinical activity and research are mainly dedicated to intensive care medicine, particularly in infection, sepsis and oxygen transport, from basic pathophysiology to therapy. He participated as principal investigator or national coordinator for numerous research projects supported by national government funds and scientific societies. He is the author of over 200 indexed publications.