Aage Laerdal, MD, of Stavanger University Hospital Department of Pediatrics is a Board member of the Laerdal Foundation for Acute Medicine in Stavanger, Norway. After a Board meeting in Dallas, TX, during the annual Congress of the American Heart Association this month, he visited Laerdal supported WISER Nov. 14 - 16, 2005, on his way back home to Norway. He had the opportunity to meet and discuss simulation problems with several WISER faculty and staff members. At the end of the day, Dr Laerdal visited the Safar Center for Resuscitation Research for discussion with Dr Kochanek regarding pediatric brain trauma problems. Before departure the following day, Dr Laerdal also visited Children's Hospital and met with Dr Ann Thompson.
Photo (Aage Laerdal and Michael DeVita)