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Mary Newman, MS

Mary Newman, MS, is president and co-founder of the Sudden Cardiac Arrest Foundation (www.sca-aware.org). She’s a member of the JEMS Editorial Board and has been a contributing editor to JEMS since 1980. She can be reached at mary.newman@sca-aware.org.

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New bill would provide liability protection to users and acquirers of AEDs.


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Making sudden cardiac arrest a reportable condition could help increase survival rates.


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Nation’s First Community of Sudden Cardiac Arrest Survivors

The nation’s first online community for survivors of SCA is continuously growing.


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