We wish to advise of the tragic loss of
Professor Ian Jacobs yesterday (Sunday 19th October 2014) after a sudden
For over 25 years Prof Jacobs has served the Australian Resuscitation
Council tirelessly in various roles, including as Chair since 2000. His
contribution to the national and international resuscitation community
has been immense.
We at the Australian Resuscitation Council are privileged to have worked
with this passionate supporter of resuscitation. The international
resuscitation community has lost an inspirational leader, a prolific
academic, and a great friend. He will be sadly missed.
Our thoughts are with his wife Judith and his family.
If you would like to send a private message to Ianís family or to the
Australian Resuscitation Council please forward to