Paula has 25 years of experience in Emergency and Trauma Health Care fields.
She has held the positions of Trauma Coordinator and Trauma Educator within
the Palm Beach County Health Care District, as well as having served on
the Palm Beach County Trauma Ordinance Committee and Trauma Medical Review
Committee. She holds a degree in Nursing from Youngstown State University
and a degree in Health Care Administration from Florida Atlantic University.
Masters Degree, Adult Education, East Carolina University.
MBA, New York Institute of Tecnology, B.A. in Urban and Regional Economics,
A.S in Fire Service Technology, A.S. in Emergency Services. 30 years Fire
Service Experience, Task Force Leader (Ret.) for FEMA Urban search & Rescue( FL-TF2)
and Deputy Fire Chief (ret) for Key Biscayne Fire Rescue
Department, Key Biscayne, FL.
Dr. David Rodgers
Program Manager, Disaster Medical Specialist, EMS Consultant
Dave has over 25 years EMS experience as both a ground and air ambulance paramedic. He is currently the Clinical Educator in the Simulation Center at Philadelphia Children's Hospital. He is a contributing author for the 2005 AHA BLS Instructor Manual. Dr. Rodgers has presented programs globally in Brazil,Japan,Belgium, South Africa and Hungary.