Sudden Cardiac Arrest in Athletes

Sudden Cardiac Arrest in Athletes

This course will help explain the causes of sudden cardiac arrests and what school and community members can do to prevent them among their students. It will also discuss best practices in responding to these rare, but tragic events when they occur.

  1. Full Course - 15 minutes
    This course is designed for all school faculty and staff.
Course Authors
Lucinda Mejdell-Awbrey, RN, MA
Lucinda Mejdell-Awbrey, RN, MA, has served students as a Credentialed School Nurse and School Administrator for over 30 years. For the past 17 years, Lucinda has developed and implemented a wide variety of school health and safety programs. She also provides community and school level trainings for the California Department of Education and other state and national organizations regarding School Safety Issues, Crisis Response Planning, Bullying and Harassment Prevention, School Nursing Practices, and Coordinated School Health Programs.