Dr. Annich is a former chief fellow alumnus of HSC (1994-1995). Leaving to complete a research fellowship in ECLS and Masters in Research Design at the University of Michigan she remained for 17 years as PICU Staff and held leadership roles: Director of the Paediatric ECLS, Medical Director of PICU, Director of Paediatric AHA programs, Director of ECLS Thrombogenicity Lab. She returned home in September 2014 as a Staff Physician in PICU (HSC). She presently holds several leadership positions in the department and hospital: Medical Lead for Emergency Preparedness, Director of Quality and Safety for Department of CCM, Director of the Critical Care Response and Code Blue, Chair for Resuscitation Oversight for hospital. She continues to pursue her research in ECLS (anticoagulation, biocompatibility, and longterm ECLS for respiratory failure). She is an avid teacher and mentor with relentless passion for the clinical work of paediatric critical care medicine.