Event: Neonatal Resuscitation Program



Akron Children’s Hospital
Simulation Center for Safety and Reliability
Considine Professional Building
215 W. Bowery St., Suite 2400
Akron, OH 44308

The Neonatal Resuscitation Program™ NRP is a national program, co-sponsored by the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) and the American Heart Association (AHA) to teach the concepts and basic skills of neonatal resuscitation to professionals involved in the care of newborns. It is a half-day provider course recommended for physicians, nurses, nurse practitioners, respiratory therapists, midwives and emergency medical personnel. Participants receive an AAP/AHA course card upon successful completion.

Course Objectives
Upon completion of the course, participants will be able to:

Course Agenda

Please note: All participants must present their exam certificate showing completion of lessons 1 through 9 and arrive on time. No exceptions.

Seating is available on a first come, first served basis and is limited due to the program structure and time constraints. The registration form below must be submitted for attendance.  We cannot accept late participants. Registration begins 15 minutes prior to start time listed on the course schedule.

Textbook Required

Akron Children’s offers the course at no cost. Participants  must have the supporting 6th edition NRP Textbook, which is available for $60.


For additional information, contact Kim Firestone at 330-543-8975 or email


The Simulation Center is on the second floor of the Considine Professional Building, across from Akron Children’s Hospital. Parking is available in the Bowery Street parking deck. Hourly and daily rates apply. For driving directions, visit or call 330-543-INFO (4636).

For more information, contact:
Jeannie Raatz
Neonatal Intensive Care
Akron Children's Hospital

Kim Firestone

2014 Registration Form

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