Effective October 1, 2014, Dr. Elliott Bennett-Guerrero was appointed Associate Editor of Critical Care Medicine (CCM), which is the official journal of the Society of Critical Care Medicine. CCM is the premier peer-reviewed, scientific publication in critical care directed towards specialists who treat patients in the ICU and CCU. CCM covers all aspects of acute and emergency care for the critically ill or injured patient. Each issue presents critical care practitioners with clinical breakthroughs that lead to better patient care, the latest news on promising research, and advances in equipment and techniques. Critical Care Medicine is interested in publishing the highest quality scientific studies in the field of critical care. The Editorial Board accepts approximately 15% of the original manuscripts submitted to the journal for publication.