Maurizio Cecconi

Full Professor

Anaesthesia and Intensive Care
Head of the Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Department at Humanitas Research Hospital; President-elect of the European Society of Intensive Care Medicine (ESICM) for 2020-2021; Chair Division of Scientific Affairs at ESICM; Director of the Master in Patient Blood Management at Humanitas University
  • 2002 Youngest graduate Top Marks and start on ICM Training
  • 2008 One of the Youngest ever NHS Consultants, UK
  • 2011 Research Director ICU, Lead Clinical Research Network
  • 2015 Reader and Clinical Director for ICU in UK
  • 2017 At 39 Youngest Full Prof and Head of Department in Italy


Academic Background

  • Harvard Medical School Global Clinical Scholar Research Training Program
  • FICM (Fellow of the Faculty of Intensive Care Medicine)
  • FRCA (Fellow of the Royal College of Anaesthetists)
  • Doctoral degree (MD (res), University of London)



Humanitas is a highly specialized Hospital, Research and Teaching Center. Built around centers for the prevention and treatment of cancer, cardiovascular, neurological and orthopedic disease – together with an Ophthalmic Center and a Fertility Center – Humanitas also operates a highly specialised Emergency Department.