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2021 High Performance Resuscitation Teams Summit

Chicago, IL US
October 14, 2021 to October 16, 2021

Course Directors: 

Colin Bucks, M.D.
Mayo Clinic

Al’ai Alvarez, M.D
Stanford Health Care

The goal of this summit is to review High Performance Resuscitation Teams critical concepts and  operationalize implementation practices. This summit will explore how team members acquire, process and make information actionable as well strategies for effective communication, collaboration and cooperation. Participants can expect experts in the field to focus on situations of high risk, and high consequences. Learners will benefit through demonstrations of receiving constructive communication in intense and highly emotional scenarios.

 In Collaboration with Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science and Stanford Medicine 

Jointly sponsored with Mission Critical Team Institute 

Call for Applications 

We will be accepting applications for attending the first annual “High Performance Resuscitation Teams Summit”. With limited capacity and increased demand, we are committed to prioritizing individuals who meet the following criteria:

  • Specialty groups - Emergency medicine, critical care, surgical teams, trauma, ICU, neuro, cardiology, EMT, military, firefighters, flight crews and rescue teams.
  • Individuals on teams that work in  high risk/ high consequence/ high reliability environments
  • The training cadres for specialized medical and non-medical teams

Please complete the online application by clicking here.  Applications will be reviewed by the planning committee on a rolling basis, and individuals will be notified of their status by July 15, 2021. The goal is to provide a mix of individuals within different specialties to offer an enhanced learning experience for all participants.


Target Audience

Physicians, nurses, sports psychologists, military, law enforcement, flight crew, PA, RN, surgical techs, pro sports performance teams, charge nurse, scrub nurse, fire fighters, police, EMT/EMR, public safety workers.  

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Describe tenets of crew resource managements
  • Review core characteristics of high performance resuscitation teams
  • Recognize techniques to manage uncertain scenarios
  • Describe post-event review processes
  • Indicate methods to improve team communication 

Attendance at any Mayo Clinic summit does not indicate or guarantee competence or proficiency in the skills, knowledge or performance of any care or procedure(s) which may be discussed or taught in this course.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 17.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 17.00 Attendance
Event starts: 
10/14/2021 - 7:30am
Event ends: 
10/16/2021 - 12:00pm
Westin Chicago River North
320 North Dearborn Street
Chicago, IL 60654
United States

Westin Chicago River North
320 North Dearborn Street
Chicago, Illinois  60654

Room rate is $289.00 run of house, based on single/double occupancy.   Government rate is the prevailing government per diem rate at time of booking.  Hotel’s room rates are subject to applicable state and local taxes in effect at the time of check-out.

Reservations must be received before 5:00 p.m. CST Wednesday, September 22, 2021. 

Click here to make reservations.

All travel and lodging expenses are the sole responsibility of the individual registrant.

Accreditation Statement
In support of improving patient care, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Credit Statements: 

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 17.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Other Healthcare Professionals
A record of attendance will be provided to all registrants for requesting credits in accordance with state nursing boards, specialty societies or other professional associations.

For disclosure information regarding Mayo Clinic School of Continuous Professional Development accreditation review committee member(s) and staff, please go here to review disclosures.

Available Credit

  • 17.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 17.00 Attendance
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