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Peter Schellongowski

Peter Schellongowski, M.D.

Medical University of Vienna, Department of Medicine I, Waehringer Guertel 18-20, A-1090 Vienna, Austria

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Dr. Peter Schellongowski is an Associate Professor of Medicine and Senior Intensivist in the Intensive Care Unit of the Department of Medicine I at the Medical University of Vienna, Austria.  His clinical and scientific focus are different aspects of critically ill hemato-oncologic and other immunosuppressed patients as well as ARDS management including extracorporeal gas exchange techniques. He is co-founder and coordinator of the Austrian-German initiative ‘Intensive Care in Haematologic and Oncologic Patients (iCHOP)’, and co-chairs the NEXT Committee of the European Society of Intensive Care Medicine (ESICM). Along with coordinating the ‘Registry for Critically Ill Cancer Patients of the iCHOP Initiative’ he also heads the ESICM-endorsed YELENNA Study of the ‘Caring for critically ill immunocompromised patients (Nine-I)’ study group on cancer patients with ARDS. He currently serves on the Euro ELSO Scientific Committee, where he coordinates the newly established webinar program.