EECU 2014

The Call for Presentations is Closed!!!Thank you to all who submitted ideas for the #ECCU2015 Call for Presentations. Watch for announcements on our educational line-up soon. Stay up to date by completing our Request Information form. We can’t wait to see you in San Diego!!!!A Leader in Resuscitation Education

CPR and ECC thought-leaders share their expertise at ECCU every year. Take a look at materials from our 2014 conference to discover the high quality information our speakers provide.

ECCU 2014 Program

ECCU 2014 Brochure

ECCU 2015

The 2015 Resuscitation Guidelines: Translating Science into Survival

Conference: December 8-11, 2015
Pre-Conference Workshops: December 7-8, 2015
Manchester Grand Hyatt
1 Market Place, San Diego, CA 92101

How Will They Impact You? Be the First to Learn From the Experts.

The Emergency Cardiovascular Care Update (ECCU) 2015 Conference will be held at the Manchester Grand Hyatt in San Diego, December 8-11, 2015 with pre-conference workshops December 7th and 8th.

ECCU 2015 will occur just weeks after the release of the 2015 Resuscitation Guidelines. What will the science tell us about ways to improve survival? How will the new guidelines impact instruction and practice? What are the best practices in training and community programs?

For three decades, ECCU has been the one place where resuscitation professionals - instructors, practitioners, survivors and researchers - come together for learning, inspiration and networking. Join us for an incredible experience in one of the most beautiful cities in the world.

Luxurious Accommodations with Waterfront Views

Experience the largest urban waterfront resort on the West Coast when you attend ECCU 2015 and stay at the Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego. After learning the latest in resuscitation science, explore the San Diego area with easy access to nearby attractions like PetCo Park, the San Diego Zoo, Balboa Park, the Midway Museum, the Gaslamp Quarter, Coronado Island and Sea World.

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Who Attends ECCU?


ECCU is the one place where the wide spectrum of resuscitation professionals and advocates come together for learning, inspiration and networking. Presenters provide the latest science, concepts, ideas and strategies to improve your clinical performance, teaching methodology and community response to sudden cardiac arrest. Those who attend ECCU include:

  • Nurses in the fields of emergency, critical care and school health
  • Emergency physicians, EMS medical directors, cardiologists and intensivists
  • Researchers and scientists
  • EMTs, paramedics, dispatchers and other first responders
  • Educators and trainers, certified to teach CPR, BLS and/or ALS
  • Education program managers in hospitals
  • EMS managers, chiefs, training officers and PIOs
  • Community PAD program coordinators
  • Survivors, their families and community advocates
  • Community responders and leaders
  • Firefighters, chiefs and training officers

Mass CPR Training

ECCU’s Local Planning Committee will train hundreds of San Diego residents in Hands-Only CPR. Come watch this spectacular event unfold. More details will be available soon.


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