Faculty Teaching and Service


EM Residency Director of Procedural Training
Instructor LCOM Longitudinal POCUS Course
LCOM MS4 EM Bootcamp Director Instructor, Rescue Inc. Prehospital Paramedic POCUS Program (collaboration with Dartmouth-Hitchcock Emergency Medicine Faculty)
LCOM Teaching Academy Member 2020
LCOM Teaching Academy Fellowship 2019-2020
Instructor Doctoring in Vermont Course, LCOM 2018-2020


CVPH Education Director for LCOM rotating students
Longitudinal POCUS Course Instructor


Medical Director, Emergency Medicine Research Associate Program (EMRAP)
  A series of four courses taught to undergraduates and post-baccalaureate students
Founder, President, and Treasurer of Veterans for Responsible Leadership (VFRL.org)
Co-chair of Community Violence Prevention Task Force for State of Vermont, appointed by Gov. Scott.


Director, Emergency Medicine Research Associate Program (EMRAP)
Program Manager, Emergency Medicine Research (REM)
Instructor, Management of Aggressive Behavior (MOAB)
Member, UVMHN Emergency Medicine Search Committee


Chair, UVM Health Network Quality Council
Director of Quality Improvement Committee
Co-director of the Emergency Medicine Update Annual Conference at Stowe, VT
Longitudinal POCUS course instructor
Instructor, Global Health Bridge course
Co-Founder and President, Global Emergency Care Collaborative
Director of Programming, Global Emergency Care Collaborative


Program Director, Emergency Medicine Residency, UVMMC
Fellowship Director, Medical Education in Emergency Medicine, UVMHN
Chair, Program Evaluation Committee, Emergency Medicine Residency, UVMMC
Co-director for Annual Chief Resident Workshop for all UVMMC residency programs
Instructor for Annual Resident Reflection Week, Office of Graduate Medical Education
Longitudinal POCUS course instructor, LCOM


Director, Larner College of Medicine 4 year Integrated Ultrasound Curriculum
Innovation in Curriculum Development of Pedagogy Award from the Teaching Academy for his work bringing this new curriculum to the college of medicine.  
Fellow- Ultrasound Leadership Academy
Master Teacher- The Teaching Academy at LCOM
Clerkship Director- Point of Care Ultrasound Elective for 4th year medical students
Instructor- Echo Guided Life Support (This is an international teaching appointment)
Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer (RDMS)
Mentor, Doctoring in Vermont for LCOM
Member, Clinical Simulation Laboratory Hiring Committee, LCOM
Member, UVM Health Network Point of Care Ultrasound Development Committee


Chief Medical Officer, Elizabethtown Community Hospital
Medical Director, Emergency Department, Elizabethtown Community Hospital and ECH-Ticonderoga Campus
Member, UVMHN Care Delivery Optimization Committee
Medical Director for EMS Agencies in Essex County, NY (Ticonderoga Rescue Squad, Lamoille Ambulance in Ticonderoga, NY, Moriah Rescue Squad, Westport Rescue Squad, Elizabethtown/Lewis Rescue Squad, Essex/Willsboro Rescue Squad, Keene Rescue Squad)
UVMHN Payor Network Credentials Committee
REMAC (Regional Emergency Medicine Advisory Council) member for Mountain Lakes District, NYS
Member, Community Service Board, Essex County, NY
Member, UVMMC Provider Health and Advocacy Committee
Member, Elizabethtown Community Hospital Infection Prevention Committee
Member, Elizabethtown Community Hospital Population Health Committee


Member , Larner College of Medicine Teaching Academy
EM Clerkship Director
PCR 1 & 3 Facilitator
EM Interest Group Faculty liaison
Journal of the American College of Emergency Physicians Open (JACEP Open) – Peer Reviewer
Wild Ortho Wednesdays Emergency Medicine/Sports Medicine weekly FOAM-ED series – Peer Reviewer
UVM Emergency Medicine Non-Clinical Musculoskeletal/orthopedic curriculum development
UVM LCOM Emergency Medicine Clerkship Curriculum revision
UVM LCOM Sports Medicine Elective Curriculum Development
Council of Residency Directors in Emergency Medicine (CORD-EM) Sports Medicine Toolkit Project Leader
Emergency Medicine Residency Sports Medicine Elective creation
Curriculum Development writing group member for the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine Emergency Medicine/Musculoskeletal Medicine/Sports Medicine Residency Curriculum


NIH/CSR Grant Reviewer, Integrative Vascular Physiology and Pathology Study Section
NIH/NHLBI Committee Member, Mechanistic Studies Center, Accelerating COVID-19 Therapeutic Interventions and Vaccines (ACTIV-4) Initiative
Physician Representative, Vermont Alcohol and Drug Abuse Council (Gubernatorial Appointment)
Committee Member, UVMMC Medical Group Research Grant committee
Committee Member, UVM LCOM Physician Scientist Working Group
Committee Member, UVM LCOM Medical Student Research Committee
Editorial Board, Research Methodology Editor, Annals of Emergency Medicine
Peer Reviewer, Annals of Emergency Medicine
Peer Reviewer, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences
Peer Reviewer, Journal of Thrombosis and Hemostasis


Assistant Director, Emergency Medicine Policy to Advance Emergency Clinical Mission
Chair, Emergency Medicine Specialty Council
Director, Quality Assurance, Emergency Medicine
Children’s Hospital Pediatric Quality Committee Member
Emergency Medicine Representative, Medical Staff Quality Assurance Improvement Committee
Director/Clinical Lead, Root Cause Analysis (RCA)
Pediatric Trauma Review Committee Member
UVMMC Health Network Quality Council Member
UVM Health Network Regional Transport System (UVMHN RTS) Search committee Member
Medical Executive Committee Member
UVM Health Network Quality Committee Member
UVM Health Network Ortho/Trauma care Delivery
Optimization Committee Member
UVM Health Network Board Planning Committee Member
2020 Gender Equity in Medicine and Science Champion Award
American Board of Emergency Medicine (ABEM) Oral Examiner 01/21-12/23


Medical Director, Garnet transport service and mobile testing company
Medical Director, Northeast Emergency Training Solutions


Director of Critical Care Education, Emergency Medicine Residency
December 2020 – Invited panel expert, UVMHN COVID-19 Update


Assistant Division Chief, Emergency Medicine
Collaborative Leadership Model Physician Lead for EM
Associate Program Director for the LCOM/WCHN Global Health Program
Clerkship Director, Global Health Bridge course
Chair of Department of Surgery Global Health Committee
UVMMC Clinical Operations and Care Coordination Committee elected member
Appointed Member of the Vermont Domestic Violence Fatality Review Commission
Medical Advisor to the UVMMC Forensic Nursing Program
Chair of the Student Educational Opportunities Grant Committee, LCOM
Public Health Projects Faculty Mentor


Director of Resident Education, CVPH


Develop and deliver monthly case reviews to EMS providers at all levels
Develop and deliver (or oversee) monthly paramedic trainings
Yearly EMS conference presenter – 2011-present
October 2019 – Created and implemented sim lab training for all levels of EMS providers at the VT State EMS conference
March 2019 – Created and implemented airway sim training for District 3 EMS paramedics
March 2020 – Created patient simulation sim training for District 3 paramedics (postponed due to COVID)
October 2020 – Oversaw and implemented District 3 paramedic Surgical cricothyrotomy/airway training


UVM Teaching Academy Member
Reviewer, Annals of Emergency Medicine, Pediatrics, Pediatric Emergency Care
Academic Pediatric Association (APA), Committee on Public Policy and Advocacy, 2020-2023
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Pediatric Residency Program, “Careers in Pediatric Medicine”, September 2020
American College of Emergency Physicians National Meeting. “Emergency Care of Children with Medical Complexity”, October 2020
American College of Emergency Physicians National Meeting. “Kids Dropping Out: Pediatric ECG from Normal to Disaster”, October 2020
Northern New England Advocacy Conference (NNEAC), “Firearm Advocacy”, October 2020


Author/Speaker, “PEM GEMS” Podcast featuring tips and tricks for taking care of children in the Emergency Department
Director, Pediatric Emergency Medicine


Emergency Ultrasound Fellowship Director
Assistant Director of Emergency Ultrasound Section
Instructor LCOM Longitudinal POCUS Course
UVM Health Network Point-of-Care Ultrasound Development Committee Member
LCOM Teaching Academy Member 2020-2021
Co-Director of Saint Lucia Point-of-Care Ultrasound Course


Longitudinal POCUS course instructor
PCR Faculty Preceptor (1.5-hour class per week plus assessments, evaluations/written feedback and advisee meetings with students)
SIG for EM: meetings with leaders, lecture series: think like an EM doc interactive cases, guidance
Wilderness Medicine SIG: meetings with leaders, coordinate opportunities for students to conferences/ guidance/ lectures in WM topics
Practicum for Practice ACLS Practicum for all incoming MS3 students
Careers in Medicine Lunch Panel
Careers in Medicine/Practicum for Practice Residency Breakfast
Annual presentation for Emergency Medicine interested students on their fourth year
Research Mentor for students, currently several grants pending for summer research projects
POCUS: teach US for MS1 and MS2 students during POCUS sessions.
Advising: Formal advisor for MS1-MS4 students: > 30 students personally and closely advised.
Wilderness Society Education Committee
Team MD for Camel’s Hump Back Country Rescue
Medical staff for VT100 Endurance Race
Vermont Wilderness Summit
Course Director for 4 courses
  Built from ground up, now direct and assess first Wilderness Medicine Course for the COM, all active learning, scenario based and hands on 2-week intensive
  Built, design and director for EM Visiting Student AI in Emergency Medicine
  Clerkship Director for EM AI
  Reading month/Independent study in Emergency Medicine


Associate Program Director, Emergency Medicine Residency Program
Director, Tele-Emergency Medicine Program
Project Lead, Emergency Medicine Observation Workgroup
Member, Professional Standards Committee at UVM
Steering Committee Member, Center for Biomedical Innovation, UVM


Director, Emergency Medicine Informatics
Chair, Emergency Medicine ASAP Power Team
Co-chair, Clinical Decision Support Sub-committee
Director, Emergency Medicine Journal Club
Chair, Emergency Medicine Best Practices Committee
Director, Emergency Medicine Clinical Pathways education
Member, Emergency Medicine Quality Improvement Committee
Member, UVMMC medical records committee
Member, EM Residency Education Committee
Interviewer/Member, Residency Selection Committee
Interviewer/Member, EM Faculty Search Committee
Reviewer, Academic Emergency Medicine
Member, Health Innovation Technology Committee, ACEP
Member, Clinical Emergency Data Registry Committee, ACEP


Co-director of the Emergency Medicine Update Annual Conference at Stowe, VT
Longitudinal POCUS course instructor
Co-Director, EM/Radiology Medical School Ultrasound  
Co-Chair, Pediatric Emergency Medicine Development Group
Development Coordinator, Developing an ACGME-approved Emergency Residency
Course Director, Emergency Medicine Physician SIM Course
Course Co-Director, Four Year Medical Student Elective in Clinical
Co-Coordinator, UVM College of Medicine Integrated Point of Care
Ultrasound Education and Curriculum Development Committee
SonoNorway Ultrasound Course, Spitzbergen, Norway. Lecturer and Instructor
Echo Guided Life Support, UVM Sim Lab, Burlington, VT Lecturer and Instructor
EGLS (Echo-Guided Life Support), Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada. Lecturer and Instructor


Lead speaker for the Academic Life in Emergency Medicine (ALiEM) Chief Resident Incubator Leadership Development series


Medical Director, VTACHR
EMS Medical Director for Burlington Police Department, Richmond Rescue, Huntington First Response.
Medical Director, Vermont Enhanced 9-1-1 Board
Medical Director, State of Vermont EMS
Chair, VT District III EMS Continuous Quality Improvement Council
State EMS Medical Director, Vermont Department of Health-Division of Emergency Preparedness Response and Injury Prevention
National Association of State EMS Officials (NASEMSO) Medical Director Council
Vermont State Workgroup Member
Vermont EMS advisory Committee Member
Vermont Statewide EMS Conference Planning Committee Member
Vermont EMS for Children Advisory Committee Member

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Ramsey Gender Equity

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