Year Started at Mercy College 2007

Courses Regularly Taught

  • EM 0270
  • EMS 111
  • EMS 112
  • EMS 130
  • EMS 160
  • EMS 163
  • All Training Center Courses

Education

  • Bachelor of Science in Health, University of Houston (1993)
  • Master of Science in Adult Learning and Organizational Performance, Drake University (2013)
  • Education Doctoral Candidate, EdD (c), Drake University (2018)

Certifications

  • National Registry Paramedic
  • Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support--Instructor
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support--Instructor
  • Advanced Medical Life Support--Instructor
  • Pre-Hospital Trauma Life Support--Instructor
  • EMS Safety--Instructor

Advice to Students

“We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.” ― Aristotle

Clinical/Field Experience

  • Paramedic 34 years
  • EMS Department Assistant Administrator--12 years
  • EMS Department Director--11 years
  • EMS Program Chair--11 years

Research Interests and Professional Projects

  • Ongoing competency evaluations for EMS Personnel
  • EMS Litigation

Recent Publications/Presentations

  • Drifting from Best Practice in EMS: Meeting the Challenge
  • Multiple Preceptors for a Paramedic Student
  • During the EMS Capstone Experience

Professional Memberships

  • NAEMT
  • NREMT