Jan Bakker, MD, PhD, FCCP

Associate Professor New York University, Dept of Pulmonology, Sleep Medicine and Critical Care
Professor of Intensive Care, Erasmus MC University Medical Center Rotterdam, Netherlands
Visiting Professor Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Department of Intensive Care, Santiago Chile

Bio

Jan Bakker is Adjunct Professor of Medicine at the Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons.
He is also an Associate Professor of Medicine at New York University, a full Professor at Erasmus University in Rotterdam the Netherlands, a Professor of Medicine at the Catholic University of Chile in Santiago and a Professor at the Technical University of Delft in the Netherlands.

He is the deputy chair of the Cardiovascular Dynamics Section of the European Society of Intensive Care Medicine and member of the Editorial Board of several International Journals in Critical Care Medicine.
As of 1-1-2018 he will be the Editor in Chief of the Journal of Critical Care

Education and Training

Medical School:
University of Amsterdam, the Netherlands
Residency:
University Hospital Utrecht, the Netherlands
Fellowship:
Erasme University Hospital Brussels, Belgium and University Hospital Utrecht
Phd:
Utrecht University and Erasme University Brussels.

Selected Honors and Awards

1993-2001:
Medical Director Ambulance Service 't Gooi, the Netherlands
1997-2001:
President Dutch Society of Intensive Care
1998-2002:
Chairman Working group on Hemodynamic Monitoring of the European Society of Intensive Care
2001-2004:
Director of Intensive Care, Isala Clinics, Zwolle, the Netherlands
2004-2013:
Chair department of Intensive Care Adults, Erasmus MC University Medical Center Rotterdam, the Netherlands

Other experience and professional membership

  • Editor-in-chief Journal of Critical Care
  • Vice-chair Section on Cardiovascular Dynamics of the European Society of Intensive Care
  • Member Scientific Committee European Society of Intensive Care

Clinical

Selected Publications

  1. Ince C, Boerma EC, Cecconi M, De Backer D, Shapiro NI, Duranteau J, Pinsky MR, Artigas A, Teboul JL, Reiss IKM, Aldecoa C, Hutchings SD, Donati A, Maggiorini M, Taccone FS, Hernandez G, Payen D, Tibboel D, Martin DS, Zarbock A, Monnet X, Dubin A, Bakker J, Vincent JL, Scheeren TWL, Cardiovascular Dynamics Section of the E, (2018) Second consensus on the assessment of sublingual microcirculation in critically ill patients: results from a task force of the European Society of Intensive Care Medicine. Intensive Care Med 44
  2. Hernandez G, Bellomo R, Bakker J, (2018) The ten pitfalls of lactate clearance in sepsis. Intensive Care Med
  3. De Backer D, Bakker J, Cecconi M, Hajjar L, Liu DW, Lobo S, Monnet X, Morelli A, Myatra SN, Perel A, Pinsky MR, Saugel B, Teboul JL, Vieillard-Baron A, Vincent JL, (2018) Alternatives to the Swan-Ganz catheter. Intensive Care Med
  4. Goligher EC, Ely EW, Sulmasy DP, Bakker J, Raphael J, Volandes AE, Patel BM, Payne K, Hosie A, Churchill L, White DB, Downar J, (2017) Physician-Assisted Suicide and Euthanasia in the ICU: A Dialogue on Core Ethical Issues. Crit Care Med 45: 149-155
  5. Estenssoro E, Alegria L, Murias G, Friedman G, Castro R, Nin Vaeza N, Loudet C, Bruhn A, Jibaja M, Ospina-Tascon G, Rios F, Machado FR, Biasi Cavalcanti A, Dubin A, Hurtado FJ, Briva A, Romero C, Bugedo G, Bakker J, Cecconi M, Azevedo L, Hernandez G, Latin-American Intensive Care N, (2017) Organizational Issues, Structure, and Processes of Care in 257 ICUs in Latin America: A Study From the Latin America Intensive Care Network. Crit Care Med
  6. Brodie D, Curtis JR, Vincent JL, Bakker J, Brown CE, Creteur J, Papazian L, Sladen RN, Ranieri VM, participants in the Round Table C, (2017) Treatment limitations in the era of ECMO. Lancet Respir Med 5: 769-770
  7. van Genderen ME, Engels N, van der Valk RJ, Lima A, Klijn E, Bakker J, van Bommel J, (2015) Early peripheral perfusion-guided fluid therapy in patients with septic shock. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 191: 477-480
  8. Reis Miranda D, van Thiel R, Brodie D, Bakker J, (2015) Right ventricular unloading after initiation of venovenous extracorporeal membrane oxygenation. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 191: 346-348
  9. Cecconi M, De Backer D, Antonelli M, Beale R, Bakker J, Hofer C, Jaeschke R, Mebazaa A, Pinsky MR, Teboul JL, Vincent JL, Rhodes A, (2014) Consensus on circulatory shock and hemodynamic monitoring. Task force of the European Society of Intensive Care Medicine. Intensive Care Med 40: 1795-1815
  10. Jansen TC, van Bommel J, Schoonderbeek FJ, Sleeswijk Visser SJ, van der Klooster JM, Lima AP, Willemsen SP, Bakker J, (2010) Early lactate-guided therapy in intensive care unit patients: a multicenter, open-label, randomized controlled trial. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 182: 752-761