UW Research

Resuscitation Engineering Science Unit (RESCU)



RESCU will undertake rigorous research involving resuscitation strategies and/or procedures in the pre-hospital, hospital, and extreme environments that advance our understanding of cardiac arrest, trauma, and shock pathophysiology and treatment. Technology development is an integral theme of the RESCU Center. We believe the strategic application of multifaceted technology can accelerate discovery and translation.

Core Services Offered

Device and technology development, Preclinical services

Reporting Structure

Vice Dean for Research

Related UW Entities

Department of Emergency Medicine, Department of Surgery, Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Department of Bioengineering, Department of Mechanical Engineering, School of Computer Science and Engineering, Airlift Northwest