14th Annual Safar Symposium

May 16-17, 2016

Biomarkers in Resuscitation and Neurocritical Care

The Safar Symposium is a two-day multi-departmental research conference held jointly by the Safar Center for Resuscitation Research and the Peter M. Winter Institute for Simulation Education and Research (WISER) in the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. The first day of the Symposium will feature lectures and a state-of-the-art simulation program at the WISER institute. The morning of the second day of the event will feature a block of lectures titled “Biomarkers in Resuscitation and Neurocritical Care” presented by national authorities on biomarkers and neurocritical care. The Peter & Eva Safar Annual Lectureship in Medical Sciences and Humanities will follow at noon, presented by Marc Simard MD, PhD, Professor of Neurosurgery, Pathology, and Physiology at the University of Maryland School of Medicine. The second day of the Symposium will close with the Multi-departmental Trainees’ Research Day, with abstract and poster presentations by trainees from the Departments of Anesthesiology, Critical Care Medicine, Emergency Medicine, Neurosurgery, and Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. 













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Event Details

Safar Center for Resuscitation Research


May 16th:
230 McKee Place, Suite 300
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
May 17th:
University Club
123 University Place
Pittsburgh, 15260


3454 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh PA 15210