Christopher Boyer, D.B.A. NRP, FP-C, C-NPT

Director of Paramedic Technology Programs

  • ctb13@pct.edu
  • 570.320.2400 ext. 4934
  • ACC, Rm.4
Christopher Boyer, D.B.A. NRP, FP-C, C-NPT

Education

  • Doctor of Business Administration, Wilmington University, 2017
  • Certification in Instructional Design, Delaware Technical Community College, 2016
  • Master of Public Administration, American Public University, 2012
  • Bachelor of Health Care Administration, Columbia Southern University, 2010
  • Associate of Science, Paramedic Technology, Pennsylvania College of Technology, 2003

Academic Experience

  • 2017-present, Director of the A.A.S. in Emergency Medical Services and Certificate in Paramedic Technician majors
  • 2013-2017, lecturer and high-fidelity simulation coordinator, Delaware Technical Community College
  • 2011-2012, Clinical Education Coordinator, PHI Air Medical
  • ACLS, PALS, and PHTLS Instructor

Work Experience

  • Critical Care Flight Paramedic
  • Chief of EMS, Saint Francis Hospital, Wilmington, DE
  • Paramedic Field Training Officer
  • 15+ years providing pre-hospital advanced life support care

Awards

  • Field Training Officer of the Year, Sussex County EMS, 2010
  • A Shift Excellence Award, Sussex County EMS, 2010
  • Phoenix Award, Sussex County EMS, 2010

Publications

  • Boyer, C. (2017, January). An inexpensive, low-cost salad trainer. EMS World.
  • Boyer, C., & Page, D. (2017, January). Supraglottic Trials. JEMS.
  • Boyer, C. (2016, April). Integration simulation into EMS education. National Association of EMS Educators Update.
  • Boyer, C. (2016, January). 1 minute tip: rules for deploying scenarios effectively. National Association of EMS Educators Update.

Presentations

  • Boyer, C. (2017). Everyday Moulage for Simulation. Lecture presented at HPSN Mid Atlantic, Wye Mills, MD.
  • Boyer, C. (2016). Simulation as a Disruptive Innovation in EMS Education. Lecture presented at EMS World Expo, New Orleans.
  • Boyer, C. (2016). Hemodynamic Capabilities of the Pulse Ox. Lecture presented at EMS World Expo, New Orleans.
  • Boyer, C. (2016). Integrating High-Fidelity Simulation into Paramedic Education. Lecture presented at Human Patient Simulation Network 2016, Tampa.

Professional Affiliations

  • Application Reviewer, Commission on Accreditation for Pre-Hospital Continuing Education
  • Associate, Prehospital Care Research Forum
  • Member, Research and Education Committees, National Association of EMS Educators

Licensure/Certification

  • Certified Flight Paramedic
  • Nationally Registered Paramedic
  • Paramedic, PA Department of Health