Affiliation: Lille Faculty of Medicine, Lille, France;
Statement of expertise for the sub-committee: He is currently Chairman of the WFSA Scientific Committee.
Biography: Philippe SCHERPEREEL is Professor Emeritus of Anesthesiology at the Lille Faculty of Medicine. He was Head of the Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care of the Lille University Hospital from 1975 to 2005. He was President of the French Society of Anesthesiology (SFAR) created and chaired the French College of Anesthesiologists (CFAR), the Foundation for European Education in Anesthesiology (FEEA) and the European Board of Anesthesiology (EBA). He was the last president of the Confederation of European National Societies of Anesthesiologists (CENSA) before the amalgamation with the European Academy (EAA) to create the European Society of Anesthesiology (ESA).
Disclosure of Interest: None declared
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