Council on Cardiopulmonary, Critical Care, Perioperative and Resuscitation (3CPR)

Message from the Chair

Sarah Perman, MD, MSCE, FAHA

The Council on 3CPR Council is a unique collaborative council between successful scientists and clinical experts within the 3CPR sciences. We boast a breadth of topical expertise unique to this council that spans basic, translational, and clinical science in collaboration with tremendous clinical expertise within the 3CPR topical areas.

Sarah Perman, MD, MSCE, FAHA
Chair, Cardiopulmonary, Critical Care, Perioperative and Resuscitation Council (3CPR)

Resuscitation Science Symposium 2024

November 16–17, 2024
Hilton Chicago | Chicago Illinois
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Emergency Cardiovascular Care

The 3CPR council works closely with the AHA's Emergency Cardiac Care (ECC) department.

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The latest research in the fields of cardiology, cardiovascular surgery, electrophysiology, internal medicine, nursing and other fields in cardiovascular medicine are printed in the council's journal each month.

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2020 AHA Guidelines for CPR and ECC

See the AHA Science News coverage for the 2020 AHA Guidelines for CPR and ECC.

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Scientific Sessions 2024

Scientific Sessions: November 16–18, 2024
McCormick Place Convention Center | Chicago, Illinois