Improving Neonatal & Pediatric Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care

Strive To Revive: 

Improving Neonatal & Pediatric Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care 

Exclusive to the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association's Great Rivers Affiliate this program is designed to provide hospital clinicians and resuscitation professionals with the most recent neonatal and pediatric resuscitation science and research.

Thursday, June 9, 2016

7:45 AM - 4:00 PM EST
Registration and continental breakfast begins at 7:00 AM
Columbus Marriott Northwest
605 Blazer Parkway
Dublin, Ohio 43017

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Registration Fee: $40

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Keynote Speaker

Vinay Nadkarni MD, MS, FCCM, FERC, FAHA is a Professor and Endowed Chair of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, and Associate Director of the Center for Resuscitation Science at the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine. He serves as co-chair of the International Liaison Committee on Resuscitation (ILCOR, 2007-2016) and was chairman of the AHA Emergency Cardiovascular Care Committee 2006-2010. With colleagues, he formed a scientific advisory board to found the AHA National Registry of CPR (now Get With The Guidelines-Resuscitation) to collect, analyze, and publish national trends in the process and outcomes of in-hospital cardiac arrest. Dr. Nadkarni has authored more than 300 peer-reviewed manuscripts and 35 book chapters related to the practice of critical care and resuscitation science, and has mentored >100 young physician scientists. He has received major awards for his work, including the Society of Critical Care Medicine Asmund S. Laerdal Award for Lifetime Achievement, the 2013 Presidential Citation from the Society for Simulation in Healthcare, AHA inaugural Ron Haddock International Impact Award, the 2014 American Academy of Pediatrics Distinguished Career Award and was recognized as an ILCOR Giant in 2015. 

Target Audience

Hospital clinicians and medical professionals with an interest in neonatal and pediatric resuscitation, such as:

  • Physicians
  • Nurses and Nurse Practitioners
  • Respiratory Therapists
  • Rapid Response, Resuscitation and Code Team Members
  • EMT's and Paramedics
  • Quality Improvement Staff
  • Administrators and other hospital staff that interface with emergency response in their facility

For questions, contact:

Gabrielle Dinkin
(215) 575-5225
[email protected]