Scenes From Project Heart Start At Fuller Lodge

CPR mannequins lie beneath the trees at Fuller Lodge this morning during the Project Heart Start Hands-Only CPR  event. This is the fifth year the Los Alamos Fire Department has sponsored the program, which aims to teach CPR to as many New Mexicans as possible. Photo by Maire O’Neill/ladailypost.com

Community members of all ages took advantage of the free Heart Start class this morning. Photo by Maire O’Neill/ladailypost.com

Dr. Justin Hazen, medical director for the Los Alamos Fire Department and his daughter Addison watch the hands-only CPR class this morning at Fuller Lodge. Photo by Maire O’Neill/ladailypost.com

Tom McHenry signs community members in to the lecture portion of Project Heart Start. Photo by Maire O’Neill/ladailypost.com

Ana Martinez of the Los Alamos Fire Department Training Division teaches two community members how to use an automated external defibrillator (AED) during today’s Heart Start event . Photo by Maire O’Neill/ladailypost.com

Classic Air Medical flight medic Joe Root demonstrates the Heimlich Maneuver on flight nurse Merril Tydings for participants in the Heart Start class. Photo by Maire O’Neill/ladailypost.com

Los Alamos Fire Department EMS Division Training Coordinator Donna McHenry answers questions for community members. Photo by Maire O’Neill/ladailypost.com

Classic Air Medical flight medics Ivan Kubeldis, right, and Joe Root were in hand for Project Heart Start this morning at Fuller Lodge. Photo by Maire O’Neill/ladailypost.com

Los Alamos Medical Center Director of Rehabilitatoin Robert Lee guides participants to the refreshments, which were provided by LAMC for today’s event. Photo by Maire O’Neill/ladailypost.com

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