ERC Congress 2018

20, 21 & 22 September 2018 - Bologna, Italy

New technologies in resuscitation.      #ERC18

See the recorded sessions here.

The ERC congress, Resuscitation 2018, was held in Bologna, Italy in the north of italy.  

Together with 1311 people you could see the Austrian team winning the CPR competition.

We welcome a new honorary member: Dr dr Burkhard Dirks.
We have also 3 new Fellows of the ERC:
Fulvio KETTE
Mario ZERAFA
Mahmoud Tageldin Mustafa MOHAMED

The winner of the Best of the best abstract was
Pneumothorax in out-of-hospital resuscitation: The need for early diagnostics in a cardiac arrest center.
Susanne Betz, Martin Sassen, Björn Beutel, Andreas Jerrentrup, Clemens Kill

The winners of the young Investigators competition were
Ian Jacobs award - Kylie Dyson
Petter Steen award -Angel caballero

Congradulations to all the winners!

Click here for the abstract book.

See all the poster presentations here.

The highlight of the congress was when Prof. dr Leo Bossaert received a Lifetime Achievement Award for devoting his career to resucitation, but also for being one of the founding fathers of the ERC.

It was a complete surprise for him and he accepted the honour with a lot of emotions.
A standing ovation was a clear sign that this award was widly supported by the ERC family.

This congress has been granted 16 European CME credits (ECMEC®s) by the European Accreditation Council for
Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®).

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Important deadlines

15 May 2018 - Abstract Submission
30 May 2018 - Peter Baskett Bursary
15 July 2018 - Early registration
10 September 2018 - Late registration