President and CEO
Sudden Cardiac Arrest Foundation
Mary M. Newman, MS, is co-founder, president & CEO of the Sudden Cardiac Arrest Foundation (SCAF), a national nonprofit organization whose mission is to raise awareness about sudden cardiac arrest and help save lives. Foundation initiatives include a website that serves as an information clearinghouse on sudden cardiac arrest, an online community for survivors, research, and the Call-Push-Shock movement.
Over the years, she has worked to save lives through her research, writing and advocacy roles at SCAF, National Center for Early Defibrillation (University of Pittsburgh), Krannert Institute of Cardiology (Indiana University), Catalyst Research & Communications, Citizen CPR Foundation, Journal of Emergency Medical Services, and Advanced Coronary Treatment Foundation.
Her most rewarding experiences include connecting with patients and families affected by sudden cardiac arrest, including the growing number of survivors.
Tuesday, September 15, 2020
11:40 AM – 11:55 AM EDT
Wednesday, September 16, 2020
3:40 PM – 4:40 PM EDT