The Research Committee determines areas of research policies and assumes responsibility for assessing grant applications. The Chairperson must be an ESAIC Active Member. The number of appointed members is usually 8 (including the Chairperson of the Committee)  + 1 ad hoc member, but may vary with the needs of the Committee.

Contact the Research Committee.



Alexander Zarbock


Jens MeierMember
Patrick Meybohm Member
Nicola Disma Member
Mark Coburn Member
Hans Donald De Boer Member
Michelle Chew Member
Esther M. Pogatzki-Zahn Member
Idit Matot Scientific Committee Chairperson
Wolfgang Buhre* Ad hoc Member (Mentorship Programme Leader)
Sylvia Daamen*Research Manager
Slama Farsi*Clinical Data Manager
Shruthi Madappa*Clinical Data Manager
Anvesh Jallapally*Interim Clinical Data Manager
Gaynor Dunraven*Free Lance Clinical Data Manager
Jocelyne Dewulf*Free Lance Project Manager
Nicolas Hellio*Free Lance Project Manager
Raquel Hernandez Martinez*Free Lance Project Manager
Elisabeth Herten*Interim Clinical Trial Assistant
Maxim Van Belle*Clinical Trial Assistant
Martine Van Hove*Clinical Trial Assistant
Sarah De Coster*Junior Project Manager
Pierre Harlet*Lead Research & Clinical Trial Coordinator
Julia Dowell*Freelance Research Project Manager
Els Raman* Freelance Project Manager
Saman Sepehr*Research and Clinical Trial Coordinator
Sophie Debouche*Junior Research & Clinical Trial Coordinator
Hanna Kananovich*Junior Research & Clinical Trial Coordinator

Activities* No voting rights

The ESAIC Research Committee proposes a comprehensive programme of activities aiming to promote excellent research in all fields of anaesthesiology and intesnive care throughout Europe.
For more information please visit the Research Section.

Research Groups

The Research Committee currently supports the following Research Groups:

  • Pose-Trial
  • PROVENet
  • NMBM-Net


Go to the Research Group page for more information.