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prof. dr. J. (Jozef) Kesecioglu

Full Professor

  • Intensive Care Medicine

prof. dr. J. (Jozef) Kesecioglu

Research Programs

Biography

Jozef Kesecioglu is Professor of Intensive Care Medicine at the Department of Intensive Care Medicine, UMC Utrecht. He completed his medical education and training in anesthesia and intensive care at the Medical School of University of Istanbul, Turkey, where he was later appointed as head of the intensive care. After moving to the Netherlands in 1989, he worked in Erasmus MC and Sophia Children’s Hospital Rotterdam as anesthetist and pediatric intensivist respectively. He moved to AMC in Amsterdam as the deputy director, before taking up his current position in 2002. He has re-organised the four intensive cares and made one department of it before designing and moving to the new, award winning, state-of-the-art ICU. Until 15th January 2019  he was chair of the Management Team of the Division of Anesthesiology, Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine. Currently he is Head of Intensive Care Centre UMC Utrecht.

Professor Kesecioglu was Chairman of the Ethics Section of the European Society of Intensive Care Medicine (ESICM). After finishing his term, he was elected as the Chair of the Division of Scientific Affairs of ESICM. Professor Kesecioglu has authored around 100 published or in-press peer-reviewed papers and has been giving lectures in various scientific meetings.

Side Activities

  • Chairman of The Congress Committee of the European Society of Intensive Care Medicine (2013-2016).

    Chairman division of Scientific Affairs of the European Society of Intensive Care Medicine (2013-2016).

    Chairman of the Ethics section of the European Society of Intensive Care Medicine( 2010-2013).

    Member of the Acute Respiratory Failure section of the European Society of Intensive Care Medicine (1997-).

    Member of the Technology and Health” section of the European Society of Intensive Care Medicine (2008-).

    National Board of Intensivists GIC (2005-)

    President Elect of the European Society of Intensive Care Medicine / ESICM (2016-2018).

    President of the European Society of Intensive Care medicine / ESICM (2018 -)

Fellowship and Awards

  • 1990: “Young Investigator Award” at the European Intensive Care Congress in Amsterdam

    1999: Certificate of Merit Titration” at the 85th Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting of the Radiological Society of North America in Chicago

Research Output (122)

Beta-2-glycoprotein I as a biomarker for sepsis in critically ill patients in the intensive care unit:a prospective cohort study

Schrijver Irene T, Kemperman Hans, Roest Mark, Kesecioglu Jozef, de Lange Dylan W 15 jun 2020, In: Critical care (London, England). 24 4 p.

Unbound Plasma, Total Plasma, and Whole-Blood Tacrolimus Pharmacokinetics Early After Thoracic Organ Transplantation

Sikma Maaike A., Van Maarseveen Erik M., Hunault Claudine C., Moreno Javier M., Van de Graaf Ed A., Kirkels Johannes H., Verhaar Marianne C., Grutters Jan C., Kesecioglu Jozef, De Lange Dylan W., Huitema Alwin D. R. 16 dec 2019, In: Clinical Pharmacokinetics. 59 , p. 771-780 10 p.

High Variability of Whole-Blood Tacrolimus Pharmacokinetics Early After Thoracic Organ Transplantation

Sikma Maaike A, Hunault Claudine C, Van Maarseveen Erik M, Huitema Alwin D R, Van de Graaf Ed A, Kirkels Johannes H, Verhaar Marianne C, Grutters Jan C, Kesecioglu Jozef, De Lange Dylan W 19 nov 2019, In: European journal of drug metabolism and pharmacokinetics. 45 , p. 123-134 12 p.

Selecting and evaluating decision-making strategies in the intensive care unit: A systematic review

Kerckhoffs Monika C., Kant Matthijs, van Delden Johannes J. M., Hooft Lotty, Kesecioglu Jozef, van Dijk Diederik jun 2019, In: Journal of Critical Care. 51 , p. 39-45

Determinants of self-reported unacceptable outcome of intensive care treatment 1year after discharge

Kerckhoffs Monika C., Kosasi Felicia F. L., Soliman Ivo W., van Delden Johannes J. M., Cremer Olaf L., de Lange Dylan W., Slooter Arjen J. C., Kesecioglu Jozef, van Dijk Diederik 6 mrt 2019, In: Intensive Care Medicine. 45 , p. 806-814 9 p.

Osteoprotegerin is Higher in Sepsis Than in Noninfectious SIRS and Predicts 30-Day Mortality of SIRS Patients in the Intensive Care

Kemperman Hans, Schrijver Irene T, Roest Mark, Kesecioglu Jozef, van Solinge Wouter W, de Lange Dylan W jan 2019, In: The journal of applied laboratory medicine. 3 , p. 559-568 10 p.

Carriage of antibiotic-resistant Gram-negative bacteria after discontinuation of selective decontamination of the digestive tract (SDD) or selective oropharyngeal decontamination (SOD)

De Jonge E., De Wilde R. B.P., Juffermans N. P., Oostdijk E. A.N., Bernards A. T., Van Essen E. H.R., Kuijper E. J., Visser C. E., Kesecioglu J., Bonten M. J.M. 29 sep 2018, In: Critical Care. 22

Pain distress:the negative emotion associated with procedures in ICU patients

Puntillo Kathleen A., Max Adeline, Timsit Jean Francois, Ruckly Stephane, Chanques Gerald, Robleda Gemma, Roche-Campo Ferran, Mancebo Jordi, Divatia Jigeeshu V., Soares Marcio, Ionescu Daniela C., Grintescu Ioana M., Maggiore Salvatore Maurizio, Rusinova Katerina, Owczuk Radoslaw, Egerod Ingrid, Papathanassoglou Elizabeth D.E., Kyranou Maria, Joynt Gavin M., Burghi Gaston, Freebairn Ross C., Ho Kwok M., Kaarlola Anne, Gerritsen Rik T., Kesecioglu Jozef, Sulaj Miroslav M.S., Norrenberg Michelle, Benoit Dominique D., Seha Myriam S.G., Hennein Akram, Pereira Fernando J., Benbenishty Julie S., Abroug Fekri, Aquilina Andrew, Monte Julia R.C., An Youzhong, Azoulay Elie 1 sep 2018, In: Intensive Care Medicine. 44 , p. 1493-1501 9 p.

Surviving sepsis campaign:Research priorities for sepsis and septic shock

Coopersmith Craig M., De Backer Daniel, Deutschman Clifford S., Ferrer Ricard, Lat Ishaq, Machado Flavia R., Martin Greg S., Martin-Loeches Ignacio, Nunnally Mark E., Antonelli Massimo, Evans Laura E., Hellman Judith, Jog Sameer, Kesecioglu Jozef, Levy Mitchell M., Rhodes Andrew aug 2018, In: Critical Care Medicine. 46 , p. 1334-1356 23 p.

Surviving sepsis campaign:research priorities for sepsis and septic shock

Coopersmith Craig M., de Backer Daniel, Deutschman Clifford S., Ferrer Ricard, Lat Ishaq, Machado Flavia R., Martin Greg S., Martin-Loeches Ignacio, Nunnally Mark E., Antonelli Massimo, Evans Laura E., Hellman Judith, Jog Sameer, Kesecioglu Jozef, Levy Mitchell M., Rhodes Andrew 3 jul 2018, In: Intensive Care Medicine. 44 , p. 1400-1426 27 p.

All Research Output (122)