Resuscitation Science
Symposium 2019

Nov. 16–17, 2019

The Philadelphia 201 Hotel | 201 N. 17th St., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Registration Information
Member registration opens June 26, 2019


Abstract Submission
Abstract submission deadline is June 6, 2019

Abstract Categories (PDF) | Abstract Guidelines (PDF)

What's New

Download the 2019 Preliminary Program and Call for Abstracts (PDF) for a preliminary schedule, along with information on who should attend, how to submit, abstract categories and more.

Program Description

This year, the 2019 Resuscitation Science Symposium (ReSS) will be a two-day international stand-alone conference! Resuscitation clinicians and researchers will have the opportunity to participate in lively discussion on recent advances related to treating cardiopulmonary arrest and life-threatening traumatic injury, in an intimate environment, with the ability to network with mentors and peers!

With an increasing understanding of the shared pathophysiology between cardiac arrest and traumatic injury at multiple levels of biological organization, ReSS can provide a unique opportunity for transdisciplinary interactions that rapidly translate advances in the resuscitation field from fundamental to translational to clinical to population science.

Conference Learning Objectives

  • Identify best practices for improved outcomes in cardiopulmonary arrest.
  • Discuss research and advancements in the field of cardiopulmonary arrest.
  • Identify best practices for improved outcomes in life-threatening traumatic injury.
  • Assess research and advancements in the field of life-threatening traumatic injury.

Who Should Attend?

The audience will include emergency physicians, trauma surgeons, neurosurgeons, cardiologists, critical-care nurses, intensivists, emergency medical providers, resuscitation educators and researchers with basic, bioengineering, clinical or other experience related to treating cardiac arrest and trauma.

Key Dates

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Key Dates - ReSS 2019
April 17 Abstract submissions OPEN
June 6 Abstract submissions CLOSE
June 26 Registration and housing opens
September 10 Deadline for EARLY registration rates
September 11 ADVANCE registration rates apply
October 15 Deadline for ADVANCE registration
October 16 STANDARD registration rates apply
November 16–17 Resuscitation Science Symposium 2019, Philadelphia, PA

Important Links from 2018:


ReSS 2018 Poster and Oral Abstracts (Table of Contents)
(Late-Breaking ReSS 2018 Abstracts will be published at a later date)

To create an abstract-specific URL for ReSS abstracts, use the following formula:
Use this URL:

Replace the last 2 or 3 digits of the URL with the assigned Abstract Number (leaving the preceding period). For example: