ForewordAcute Care Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants in Critical Care: Transforming Education and PracticeGrabenkort, W. Robert PA, MMSc, FCCM; Meissen, Heather H. ACNP, CCRN, FCCM; Gregg, Sara R. MHA; Coopersmith, Craig M. MD, FCCMAuthor Information The Emory Critical Care Center, Atlanta, GA Dr. Grabenkort’s institution received funding from the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation (CMMI) for training NP/PA residents. Ms. Meissen’s institution received funding from CMS (Healthcare Innovations Award); she disclosed she serves as the current president for the Association of Post Graduate APRN Programs; and she received funding from American Nurses Credentialing Center Practice Transition Accreditation Program (appraiser for practice transition accreditation program), Emory Healthcare (NPPA Critical Care Residency Program Director), lectures for NCNP and AANP, and from expert testimony. Dr. Coopersmith’s institution received funding from the Society of Critical Care Medicine (past president), the National Institutes of Health (grant, unrelated to project), and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Ms. Gregg disclosed that she does not have any potential conflicts of interest. For information regarding this article, E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Critical Care Medicine: July 2017 - Volume 45 - Issue 7 - p 1111-1114 doi: 10.1097/CCM.0000000000002536 Buy Metrics Copyright © 2017 by the Society of Critical Care Medicine and Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc. All Rights Reserved.