Bruno Mégarbane, MD, PhD is professor of critical care medicine at Paris-Diderot University and directs a research team at INSERM UMRS-1144. He is the head of the Department of Medical and Toxicological Critical Care at Lariboisière Hospital, Assistance Publique – Hôpitaux de Paris, in Paris, France. He is the current Past President of the European Association of Poisons Centres and Clinical Toxicologists (EAPCCT). He conducted several clinical and experimental studies in clinical toxicology, mainly regarding mechanisms of opioid-related respiratory toxicity, prognostic factors of life-threatening poisonings, and management of refractory cardiotoxicant poisonings using ECMO. He is member of the EXTRIP group and associate editor for Clinical Toxicology and Annals of Intensive Care. He published more than 320 articles in peer-reviewed journals. He is a fellow of the American College of Medical Toxicology (ACMT) and member of the American Academy of Clinical Toxicology (AACT). He is an active member of the European Society of Intensive Care Medicine (ESICM) and the French Society of Intensive Care Medicine (SRLF).