Dr Pierre Carli
Paris Head, Urgent Medical Aid Service (SAMU), France
Pierre CARLI, is since 1998 Professor and Chairman of the EMS of Paris (SAMU de Paris). He is a national and international expert in the area of the prehospital care, cardiac arrest, emergency and disaster medicine. He has been elected president of French Resuscitation Council (CFRC) and the vice-president of « SAMU - Urgences de France » (the French EMS organization), and chairman of the Medical Board of Necker University Hospital. Pierre CARLI has been personally involved in the management of the terrorist attacks in Paris, in 1995 -1996, the major heat wave in Paris in summer 2003, the H1N1 outbreak in 2009, and more recently in the terrorist attacks in Paris in January and November 2015. Since 2009, he has been appointed by the Minister of Health, as Chairman of the National Board of Hospital Emergencies (Conseil National de l’Urgence Hospitalière). At Paris Descartes University he is in charge of the program of Emergency Medicine, and the Disasters Medicine program for the EMS (SAMU) physicians and nurses. Pierre Carli is member of several editorial boards and the author of many article related to Emergency Medicine, cardiac arrest, Disaster Medicine and critical care. In 2015 Pierre CARLI has been promoted Commander in the National Order of the Legion of Honor.