Max Andresen, MD, MsC, FACP

Department of Intensive Care, Faculty of Medicine, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Santiago, Chile

Max Andresen , graduated from University of Chile as MD (1984), Specialist in Internal Medicine ( Universidad Catolica de Chile , 1993), Intensive Care Specialist (Université Catholique de Louvain ,UCL , 1993).. He is also a distinguished member of many scientific committees and decision-making organizations dedicated to diagnosis, treatment, and research in the field of ICU . He has also held the position of head of Department and Chief of the Intensive Care Unit at the University Hospital of the Universidad Catolica during many years . In addition to his responsibilities at the University, as Associate Professor, Dr Andresen authored or co-authored more than 150 peer-reviewed papers ,more than 250 abstracts and more than 25 book chapters .He is also editor of three books dedicated to Critical Care and has been during many years deputy Editor of the journal Revista Medica de Chile.