Welcome to the Citizen CPR Foundation's (CCPRF) website
CCPRF was founded in 1987 to "strengthen the Chain of Survival" and improve the series of actions that increase the chance of survival for thousands of victims of sudden cardiac arrest.
CCPRF has been educating lay rescuers and experienced medical professionals on current CPR guidelines for nearly 25 years!
The founding partners of the Citizen CPR Foundation are the American Heart Association, the American Red Cross, and the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada.
The Emergency Cardiovascular Care Update (ECCU2017) Conference will be held at the Hyatt Regency in New Orleans
December 5 - 8, 2017 with pre-conference workshops December 4th and 5th. The science and practice of emergency cardiovascular care is changing rapidly from the home to EMS to intensive care. ECCU will feature the most innovative and speakers from around the world to keep you informed and at the cutting edge of your field.
For three decades, ECCU has been the one place where the wide spectrum of resuscitation professionals - instructors, practitioners 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.