Dr. R. Phillip Dellinger is Professor of Medicine and Distinguished Scholar at Cooper Medical School of Rowan University (CMSRU). He is Senior Critical Care Attending and Director Cooper Research Institute, Cooper University Health (CUH). He is Adjunct Professor, Department of Pulmonary Medicine, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Centre.
Dr. Dellinger has authored over 300 journal articles and book chapters as well as edited over 30 books and journal issues in the field of critical care medicine and lung disease, featuring both laboratory and clinical research. His primary academic interests are new innovative sepsis therapies, sepsis management and sepsis performance improvements. He co-edited the second, third, fourth and fifth edition (2019) of the major critical textbook, Critical Care Medicine (Elsevier). He is the associate editor of Critical Care Medicine journal.
Dr. Dellinger was inducted as a Master Fellow in the College of Critical Care Medicine in 2012 and is a Past President of the Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM). He received the SCCM Distinguished Service Award in 2003, he was the 15th recipient of the SCCM Lifetime Achievement Award in 2015. He is past chairman of the International Sepsis Forum (ISF) and currently stands as an emeritus member of that group. He was the lead author of the 2004, 2008 and 2012 Surviving Sepsis Campaign International Guidelines on the Management of Severe Sepsis and Septic Shock and senior author on the 2016 guidelines.
A review of the evidence
A case-based presentation of things not to forget when managing critically ill patients