"Education"

Kids Save Lives – ERC position statement on school children’s education in CPR. “Hands that help – Training children is training for life”

Kids Save Lives – ERC position statement on school children’s education in CPR. “Hands that help – Training children is training for life”

Bernd W. Böttiger, MD, ML, DEAA, FESC, FERC
Director Science and Research, European Resuscitation Council (ERC)
Chairman, German Resuscitation Council (GRC)
Professor and Head of the Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine
University Hospital of Cologne
bernd.boettiger@uk-koeln.de

Anaesthesiologists – together with many other specialists, societies, healthcare providers, teachers, and politicians – can save 100,000 additional lives every year in Europe, and more than 300,000 lives worldwide.

First feedback on the new ESA Mentorship Programme: a great start!

First feedback on the new ESA Mentorship Programme: a great start!

Claude Meistelman (Mentorship programme leader)
c.meistelman@chru-nancy.fr

Jaume Canet (mentor)
jcanet54@gmail.com

Vincenzo Russotto (mentee)
vinrussotto@gmail.com

The idea of the ESA Mentorship Programme was born a few years ago on behalf of the Research Committee. The basic idea was to create support for young potential researchers. If some of them are already working in well-structured groups, it is obvious that other trainees do not benefit from such support and do not have access to defined research