The 18th Annual Safar Symposium—a two-day event that includes the Multi-Departmental Trainees’ Research Day and the WISER Simulation Lecture Session—will be held on May 19-20, 2021 as a virtual event. The theme for the event is “Future Visions for Neuroprotection, Neuroanesthesia and Neurorehabilitation.”
This year, Ed Boyden, PhD from Massachusetts… Read more…
"We experienced the frustrations of trying to provide respirator care for unconscious patient care in various locations of the hospital without the help of trained inhalation therapists and specialty trained nurses. In 1958 therefore, we initiated and established an Intensive Care Unit adjacent to the post-anesthesia recovery room."
- Peter Safar, MD, cardiopulmonary resuscitation pioneer