At the Intensive Care Foundation we are dedicated to improving the care of critically ill patients, through funding vital research. Our overall aim is to improve the number of lives saved and the quality of those lives, for those who find themselves in intensive care.
A workshop entitled ‘Achieving optimal vascular access: thinking outside the central line-CLABSI box‘ will be offered free to participants registered for the ANZICS/ACCCN ASM at the Gold Coast in October. To be held on Wednesday, 11 October, the workshop will be presented by AVATAR in collaboration with the Intensive Care Foundation and sponsorship will support the Foundation’s...
The Foundation is very pleased once again with the number and the quality of the Grant Applications received this year. Our blind review process by a team of volunteer reviewers is almost complete and during the week commencing 17 July many (not all) Applicants will receive an email from the Foundation containing questions from reviewers,...
The deadline for Applications for the 2017 Cowdroy and Intensive Care Foundation Education Grant is 6pm (AEST) on Monday, 10 July. Applicants should expect to hear from the Foundation within the next month.
Did you know?
165,000 people, including 10,000 babies and children, are admitted to Intensive Care Units every year.
Over 90% survive life threatening accidents or illnesses with the help of intensive care.
Since 2000 the ICF has supported more than 100 ANZ research projects, providing more than $3m in funding.
There are more than 10,790 nurses and more than 1,000 doctors working in ICUs in Australia and New Zealand.