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Annual Conference

2022 SaveMiHeart Conference

2023 Conference

It Takes a Team to Improve Cardiac Arrest Survival in Michigan

Our Keynote Speaker, Dr. Ian Drennan, is a Paramedic Scientist with expertise not only in the science of resuscitation but also caring for patients in the field.

Dr. Drennan's talk:
Moving the needle on resuscitation: Using technology to focus on the early links in the chain of survival will provide amazing information and insight into how we can improve our ability to combat Cardiac Arrest!

Thanks for attending the 8th Annual SMH Conference:

It Takes a Team to Improve Cardiac Arrest Survival in Michigan

Conference Recordings Below (more to come soon)

Conference Agenda

8:00- 9:00 Registration: Continental Breakfast


9:00 - 9:15 Welcome, Overview, Thank You

James Pribble MD


9:15 - 9:45 Survivor Story

MSU Basketball Coach: Mike Garland


9:45 - 10:15 MiCARES Update: Importance of Data

Robert Neumar MD, PhD  / Teri Shields RN BSN


10:15 - 10:30 Break


10:30 - 11:00 EMS Update

Emily Baker BS, Paramedic,EMS I/C


11:00 - 12:00 Keynote

Ian Drennan ACP, PhD


12:00 - 12:30 Lunch Provided


12:30 - 1:00 Poster Presentations

Community Projects


1:00- 1:30 Survior Story

Matt Wood


1:30-2:00 Pediatric Cardiac Arrest

Kristy Karasinski MPH / Gwen Fosse MSA, BSN,RN


2:00-2:30 Police AED

William Fales MD, Lt. Col Dale Hinz


2:30 - 2:45 Break


2:45-4:15 Oral Presentations

Community Projects


4:15-4:30 Final Thoughts

Brian O'Neil MD, James Pribble MD

Thank You
Conference Sponsors

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