Alexis Steinberg, MD, received a Young Investigator Award for the top-scoring abstract by a trainee at the 2019 Resuscitation Science Symposium (ReSS) in Philadelphia on November 16-17. The Young Investigator Awards recognize the top scoring abstracts submitted by early career investigators in cardiac resuscitation science.
"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