PHOTO/VIDEO OP: Marquette Army ROTC to hold simulation on administering first aid for casualties, Nov. 9

November 8, 2018

MILWAUKEE — Marquette University's first-year Army ROTC cadets and their high school shadows will learn the basics of first aid in treating casualties on Friday, Nov. 9, at 5:50 a.m. in the College of Nursing Simulation Lab, located in Clark Hall.

In the exercises, participants will learn first aid for evaluating a casualty, tactical combat casualty care and moving patients using equipment commonly found in the Army. Participants will be trained on use of Army litters (stretchers), nasopharyngeal airways insertion, and proper use of tourniquets and pressure bandages.

Media interested in attending should contact Anne Broeker or (414) 288-7536 or Kevin Griffith or (708) 710-2172.