Cecilia Escher

Senior consultant, Specialist in anesthesia and intensive care, Instructor

Cecilia Escher is a senior consultant in Anesthesia and Intensive Care. She holds a clinical position at Norrtälje Hospital after many years at Karolinska Huddinge. At CAMST Cecilia gives, evaluates and develops courses in particular our instructors’ courses. She is also active at the Network for Accredited Skills Centers in Europe- NASCE train the trainer courses. In terms of research Cecilia defended her thesis “Field studies in simulation-based team training” in 2018. Current research includes follow up of Covid -19 intensive care teams and development of tools for assessment of teamwork skills.  Cecilia is chairing the Scandinavian Society of Anesthesia and Intensive Care Educational Committee.

Cecilia is working for Medicines Sans Frontiers- MSF and has done missions in Iraq, Afghanistan and South Sudan. Her previous work experience also includes vice head of training for the residency program at Karolinska in Huddinge.