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A student’s mission to teach others to save lives becomes reality

January 17, 2012 – 4:23 PM


Posted Tuesday, January 17, 2012 — 4:23 PM

If someone stopped breathing, would you know how to save them? A Vanderbilt senior almost died as a little girl—and was saved by her quick-thinking dad and CPR. As VUCast’s Amy Wolf shows us, that second chance at life propelled Kristen Cattoi into a mission that’s surpassing her wildest dreams.

Contact: Emily Pearce   ·   Amy Wolf   ·   (615) 322-2706

Patients, students and members of the public seeking more information on medical stories should call Vanderbilt University Medical Center News Office at (615) 322-4747.

Vanderbilt Video has won 11 regional Emmy awards and earned 33 nominations since 2007 for videos produced for VUCast, Vanderbilt's news network.

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