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Mo. medic hopes CPR training event breaks record

He hopes that in an 18-hour period, they are trying to get over 20,000 people trained

By Susan Welch
St. Louis Post-Dispatch

ST. CHARLES COUNTY, Mo. — A paramedic with the county ambulance district is hoping that a massive training event will break a world record for the most people taught CPR in a 24-hour period.

Tim Bobbitt, who also is chairman of the non-profit group LifeSaver CPR, is organizing the event, which is free. Training will be from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Feb. 23 and 24 at Fort Zumwalt East High School, 600 1st Executive Avenue, St. Peters.

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Austin Harris Austin Harris Wednesday, January 23, 2013 6:28:34 PM The more people trained in CPR the better. Definitely recommend all persons be trained in CPR/AED and First aid at a minimum.
Ed Hillenbrand Ed Hillenbrand Friday, January 25, 2013 6:39:14 AM 20,000 PEOPLE? That's more than live in my county! Have fun.
Wayland Slater Wayland Slater Friday, January 25, 2013 8:42:16 AM More power to you.

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