It can literally mean the difference between life and death. Every minute that ticks by the survival rates for those experiencing sudden cardiac arrest decrease by 10%. In order to be prepared for these types of medical emergencies, having and AED on site as well as trained individuals who can use the devise is critical. Due to the costs involved in purchasing and implementing an AED program, many organizations are seeking out AED grant programs that will pay for some or all of the AED. There are several opportunities out there for grants, one just needs to do some research and find organizations with an AED grant program.
Dr. Lee was born and raised in Memphis, TN. He earned his DVM degree from the University of Tennessee College of Veterinary Medicine in 2004, then completed an internship in small animal medicine and surgery followed by an internship in veterinary diagnostic imaging at Mississippi State University. After finishing a veterinary radiology residency at North Carolina State University in 2009, Dr. Lee worked as a clinical instructor at North Carolina State University. During his training, Dr. Lee received the American College of Veterinary Radiology Student Award and the American College of Veterinary Radiology Resident Research Grant Award.
Settled by the English in 1670, South Carolina became the eighth state to ratify the . constitution in economy was largely agricultural, benefitting from thearea’s fertile soil,andplantation farmersrelied on theslave trade for cheap labor to maximize their profits. By 1730,people of African descent made up two thirds of the colony’spopulation. South Carolinabecame the first state to secede from the union in 1861, and was the site of the first shots of the Civil War–the shellingof the federally heldFort Sumter by Confederate troops on April 12, 1861. Today, South Carolina coastline near Myrtle Beach has developed into one of the premiere resort destinations on the East Coast, and has over 100 golf courses. Famous South Carolinians include musicians James Brown, Chubby Checker and Dizzy Gillespie, novelist Pat Conroy, boxer Joe Frazier, tennis champion Althea Gibson, politician Jesse Jackson and long-serving . Senator Strom Thurmond.