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Robert is a Fort Worth native and longtime editor of the Fort Worth Business Press. He is a former president of the local Society of Professional Journalists and was a freelancer for a variety of newspapers, weeklies and magazines, including American Way, BrandWeek and InformatonWeek. A graduate of TCU, Robert has held a variety of writing and editing positions at publications such as the Grand Prairie Daily News and InfoWorld. He is also a musician and playwright.

The American Heart Association and American Airlines Occupation Health Services are helping passengers learn and practice lifesaving Hands-Only CPR while waiting for flights at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport.

A Hands-Only CPR kiosk has been placed in Terminal C for six months, allowing hands-on practice with an actual CPR manikin and automated watch-while-practice CPR program.

The touch screen kiosk’s video program gives a brief introduction to the steps of Hands-Only CPR, followed by a practice session and a 30-second CPR test. The kiosk provides feedback about the depth, and rate of your compressions and proper hand placement.

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