Automated External Defibrillators
An automated external defibrillator or AED is a portable electronic device that automatically diagnoses the potentially life threatening cardiac arrhythmias of ventricular fibrillation and ventricular tachycardia in a patient, and is able to treat them through defibrillation, the application of electrical therapy which stops the arrhythmia, allowing the heart to reestablish an effective rhythm.
University policies regarding AEDs
AEDs : Insurance, Loss Control and Claims (INLOCC)
Campus Policy on Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Automated External Defibrillator (PDF)
Locations for additional campuses coming soon.
Several AED-related training and education resources exist on