About Us

The Australian Sepsis Network (ASN) is the only dedicated national body working to reduce the burden of sepsis in Australia, through research and advocacy. The ASN is a network of organisations and individuals with the common aim to improve outcomes for Australian patients with sepsis, and to provide information and support to the families and friends of people with sepsis. The ASN is hosted by The George Institute for Global Health.

World Sepsis Congress Spotlight: Sepsis and Antimicrobial Resistance 11 March 2020

Free online conference – 11 March 2020 – save the date! Join the World Sepsis Congress Spotlight on Sepsis and Antimicrobial Resistance – An Existential Threat. See previous presentations on demand via the WSC Youtube Channel WSC – On Demand More information and registration coming early 2020 Website: https://www.wscspotlight.org/  

The Lancet: Global Burden of Disease Study into Sepsis

Sepsis Associated with 1 in 5 Deaths Worldwide, Double Prior Estimates – Children and Poor Regions Hit Hardest Twice as many people are dying from sepsis worldwide than previously estimated, according to a groundbreaking study by an international team of scientists published in The Lancet today. Among them are a…

Could this be Sepsis? – get the app

Created by the Maddy Jones Foundation for Sepsis Prevention. To download visit the App Store and search for “Could this be Sepsis“ or follow the link below: Could this be sepsis app for your phone NB. Soon to be released for Android devices  

ANZICS/ACCCN Annual Scientific Meeting – Sydney – 14 to 16 October 2020

Message from the Conference Organising Committee The ANZICS/ACCCN Annual Scientific Meeting, which incorporates the annual Paediatric and Neonatal Intensive Care Conference, will be held at the International Convention Centre from 14 – 16 October 2020. The Annual Scientific Meeting will be the preeminent critical care conference in Australasia for the…