Medical Advisory Board

Michael Copass, MD

Professor of Medicine, Neurology
Medical Director, Seattle Medic One Program
Seattle, Washington

Heather Davis, MS, NREMT-P

UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine
Center for Prehospital Care
Los Angeles, California

Gordon A. Kokx, MS, NREMT-P

Professor, EMS Program Director
The College of Southern Idaho
Twin Falls, Idaho

Jon Politis, BA, NREMT-P, MPA

Chief of EMS, Town of Colonie EMS
Town of Colonie, New York

Edward H. Racht, MD

Chief Medical Officer
Vice President of Medical Affairs
Piedmont Newnan Hospital, Newnan, Georgia

Nerina J. Stepanovsky, PhD, RN, EMT-P

EMS Program Director, St. Petersburg College
Lt. Col. (Ret.), USAFR, Nurse Corps
St. Petersburg, Florida

Katherine H. West, BSN, MS, Ed, CIC

Infection Control Consultant
Infection Control / Emerging Concepts
Manassas, Virginia

Medical Director

Marvin Wayne, MD

Emergency Medical Services Director, Bellingham-Whatcom County EMS
Bellingham, Washington

Education Director

Jeff Lindsey, PhD, CFO, EFO, EMT-P

Jeff is currently the Chief Learning Officer for the Health & Safety Institute in Eugene, Oregon. He holds a doctorate and master’s degree in Curriculum and Instruction from the University of Southern Florida, a bachelor’s in Fire and Safety Engineering from the University of Cincinnati, and an associate in Paramedic from Harrisburg Area Community College.