About

Resurgent Biomedical Consulting LLC was formed in 2006 by Robert Niskanen, a former VP and Senior Principal Scientist with Physio-Control Corporation (formerly Medtronic Emergency Response Systems).

After 30 years of dedicated service in the field of biomedical engineering, Bob launched Resurgent to bridge the gap between engineers, physicians, researchers and business professionals with the goal of saving lives through advances in resuscitation, emergency medicine and cardiovascular care.

As managing director of Resurgent, Bob is personally involved in all projects and all clients. A strong believer in collaboration, Bob encourages others to work hard and strive for greatness without resorting to demanding or pushy management techniques. He’s known for bringing both keen organizational skills and spontaneity to any project, as well as a good dose of humor.

Bob is active in many organizations related to emergency medicine, including:


Take Heart America
http://www.takeheartamerica.org
Co founder and Executive Director
Citizen CPR Foundation/Emergency Cardiovascular Care Update
http://www.citizencpr.org
Sudden Cardiac Arrest Foundation
http://www.sca-aware.org
National Association of EMS Physicians
http://www.naemsp.org
Society for Academic Emergency Medicine
http://www.saem.org
American College of Emergency Physicians
http://www.acep.org
American Heart Association
http://www.americanheart.org
European Resuscitation Council
http://www.erc.edu
Medic One Foundation
www.mediconefoundation.org