Program and Speakers
2019 SCWSS Keynote Speakers
Justin Sempsrott, MD
"Drowning Resuscitation: A Practical Approach”
The resuscitation of drowning persons is often misunderstood and requires a slightly different approach than standard CPR. This session will discuss the history, physiology, and treatment of fatal and non-fatal drowning. This session is appropriate for all levels of training from non-medical parents to EMT’s to Lifeguards to Doctors and everyone in between. Session will include videos of actual drowning patients.
Linda Quan, MD
"Drowning prevention interventions: what works and why data should be your friend"
This talk will identify which Drowning prevention interventions work. It will show how data can work for you to assess your program’s effectiveness and to show stakeholders, including funders, that it is making a difference.
Speakers, sessions, and topics subject to change.