Michael Broomé, born 1961 in Stockholm. Studied Engineering Physics 1981-1983 at KTH, Stockholm and Medical School 1983-1989 at the Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden. Specialized in Anesthesia and Intensive Care since 1994. 10 years experience with cardiac anesthesia and 12 years with ECMO in neonatal, pediatric and adult patients. Experimental research concerning Angiotensin. PhD 2001. Medical Advisor in St Jude Medical Pacemaker/CRT Research Department 2006-2012. Associate Professor in Anesthesia and Intensive Care, Karolinska Institutet, 2015 and Associate Professor Biomedical Engineering, KTH, 2015. Since many years working with real-time cardiovascular simulation models including ECMO, VAD and cardiovascular pathophysiology in neonatal, pediatric and adult patients.