The American Heart Association (AHA) Council on Cardiopulmonary, Critical Care, Peri-operative, and Resuscitation (3CPR), is proud to announce $1000 Travel Stipends for EMS professionals (non-MD’s) to attend the Resuscitation Science Symposium (ReSS) November 10-11th, 2018, in Chicago, Illinois. Information regarding the award and the application process can be found here:
Congratulations to Dr. Christian Vaillancourt on receiving the Canadian EMS Research Mentorship Award!
We are very happy to present the inaugural RPPEO Annual Dissemination Activities Report: Research, Quality & Education for 2016-2017!
This report provides an overview of program’s innovation successes over the year by highlighting the education, quality and research department’s initiatives and dissemination activities. RPPEO Paramedics, educators, research personnel, quality coordinators and personnel and Medical Directors are all included in this report; our teamwork and collaboration is integral to the continued success of our projects and our program.
DR. MIKE AUSTIN'S PODCAST ON CHANGING PRACTICE OF PARAMEDICINE AND IMPORTANCE OF A TEAM BASED APPROACH
NEW Podcast with Dr. Mike Austin talking about the changing practice of Paramedicine and importance of a team based approach to managing patients!
EM:RAP the Canadian Edition: Listen to Dr. Michael Austin, our Associate Medical Director, Emergency Physician and former paramedic talk to Dr. Hans Rosenberg about different scopes of paramedic practice and the fact that Paramedicine is a speciality in the field of prehospital medicine. They also discuss how best to facilitate good patient handover, how important a team approach is when managing patients and how the practice of Paramedicine is changing.
Congratulations to Dr. Mike Austin, Associate Medical Director, Research at the RPPEO, on his recent Clinical Investigator appointment in the Clinical Epidemiology Program of OHRI. A former medic in Australia himself, Mike is a strong proponent of paramedic research and developing paramedic researchers.
Julie Sinclair, RPPEO coordinator and former paramedic, presented the results of “Hypoglycemic Patients Treated by Paramedics and the Prehospital Predictors of Admission” at this year’s NAEMSP Conference in San Diego, CA.