Hypothermia and Resuscitation Training Institute at Penn (HART)
Registration is will now closed for the fall offering of our course, which will be held Thursday and Friday, October 29-30, 2015 in Philadelphia, PA. Check back soon for details on our next course.
Hypothermia and Resuscitation Training Institute at Penn (HART) is an intensive two-day "boot camp" designed to educate relevant care providers on in-hospital care of cardiac arrest patients, most specifically to teach about post-arrest care, including the use of therapeutic temperature management (TTM), cardiac catheterization, internal cardiac defibrillator (ICD) consideration and advanced ICU care. In addition to scholarly presentation and discussions regarding therapeutic temperature management usage, a key goal is to help each attendee explore the various methods and protocols currently being used around the country and to have hands-on technical experience with the equipment used, as well as CPR "challenge" simulations. By the conclusion of the course, each attendee will have a firm grasp of developing and implementing a comprehensive in-hospital high quality resuscitation program.
Participants will have the opportunity to learn through:
- Practical, intensive training and education sessions:
The Hypothermia and Resuscitation Training Institute at Penn (HART) is a two-day "boot camp" that offers didactic and hands-on training in post-resuscitation care. It is a first-of-its-kind training course targeted at hospital-based resuscitation champions. The small class size allows for close interaction between participants and faculty as well as providing crucial hands-on time with the cooling devices and post-resuscitation protocol materials.
- Hands-on training using state-of-the-art medical simulation equipment:
We use realistic human patient simulators and utilize this remarkable technology to provide the best possible instruction for participants.
Instruction from our nationally renowned Faculty at the University of Pennsylvania including:
Benjamin S. Abella, MD, MPhil
Gail Delfin, RN, MSN, CCNS,
Marion Leary, MPH, MSN, RN
David F. Gaieski, MD
Daniel M. Kolansky, MD
Barry D. Fuchs, MD
Joshua M. Levine, MD
Special Guest Faculty: Jon C. Rittenberger, MD, MS
Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine
University of Pittsburgh
Post Cardiac Arrest Service Attending
Click on this link for the October 2015 preliminary course agenda.
The course targets physicians (cardiologists, emergency medicine physicians, intensive care physicians), physician assistants, registered and advanced practice nurses, residents, and other health care personnel.
October 29-30, 2015
Loews Philadelphia Hotel
1200 Market Street
If you require overnight room reservations, please register online using the following link: https://resweb.passkey.com/Resweb.do?mode=welcome_ei_new&eventID=12682614. You may also call the Loews Philadelphia Hotel at 215-627-1200.
A block of rooms has been reserved for October 28 - 30 at the special rate of $239 plus applicable taxes at the time of checkout, currently 15.2%. This rate will remain effective until Tuesday, September 29, 2015 or when the room block is full, whichever occurs first.
Parking is available at the hotel. Current valet charges are $36.40 per night plus tax. The parking fee is your responsibility and is not included or reimbursed by the conference.
Registration is now closed for the fall offering of our course, which will be held Thursday and Friday, October 29-30, 2015 in Philadelphia, PA. Check back soon for details on our next course.
Physicians and Industry - $795
Allied Health Professionals, Residents and Fellows - $595
If you have any questions about the workshop, feel free to contact: