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Health Sciences Faculty

Larry BrewerMr. Larry Brewer

Assistant Professor, Emergency Medical Services
Health Sciences Building, Room 140
918-343-7643
lbrewer@rsu.edu

 

 

 

Education

  • Paramedic Training
    Tulsa Area Vocational Technical School, Tulsa, OK
    1986
  • Emergency Medical Technician Training
    South Oklahoma City Junior College, Oklahoma City, OK
    1981
  • B.A., Economics and Business Administration/Psychology
    Westminster College, Fulton, MO
    1980

Professional Experience

  • 2005-Present: Tulsa Life Flight, Flight Paramedic, Training Officer
    2003-2005: Paramedic in Trauma Emergency Center (Full-time)
    1999-2003: Education Specialist teaching ACLS and PALS classes (PRN)
    St. Francis Health System, Tulsa, OK
  • 2005-Present: Instructor, Emergency Medical Services Education Program
    1997-2000: Teach College-level EMT-Basic, Intermediate and Paramedic courses
    1993-2000: Instructor, Paramedic Technology Program
    Coordinate AHA Training Center
    Rogers State University, Claremore, OK
  • 2003-2006: Part-time Field Paramedic with ALS Provider, Paramedic in Emergency Department
    Tahlequah City Hospital EMS, Tahlequah, OK
  • 2003-2005: Flight Paramedicwith Critical Care Helicopter Service, Training Officer for Base
    EagleMed, Tahlequah, OK
  • 2001-2003: Senior EMS Coordinator
    Responsible for daily operations of EMS Education program; assumed Director responsibilities in Director’s absence.
    2000-2003: EMS Instructor
    Taught college-level EMT-Paramedic, Basic and Intermediate courses; Taught ACLS, PALS, PHTLS courses and other. CE classes statewide; special projects as required.
    2002-2003: Paramedic ER Tech III in Level 2 Trauma Center (PRN)
    Parkview Medical Center/Pueblo Community College, Pueblo, CO
  • 2001-2003: Field Paramedic (part-time)
    American Medical Response, Pueblo-Canon City, CO
  • 1988-2002: Critical Care Transport Paramedic, Helicopter and MICU; Transport Coordinator; MICU Operator; In-house Instructor
    AirEvac for Tulsa, Hillcrest Healthcare, Tulsa, OK
  • 1990-2000: Air Medical Specialist on fixed-wing air ambulance
    1992-1993: Director of Marketing and Patient Care Services
    AeroCare Medical Transport, Inc., Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • 1982-1987: EMT
    1987-1999: Paramedic
    System Status Controller; Field Training Officer; Senior Training Officer; Field Operations Supervisor; Communications Supervisor.
    Emergency Medical Services Authority (EMSA), Tulsa, OK
  • 1986-1988: Director/Paramedic
    Directed daily EMS operations, developed budgets; supervised up to 10 EMTs of all levels; Advanced Life Support Provider on emergency and non-emergency calls; Additional hospital duties: Respiratory Therapy, Phlebotomy, provided primary care in ER.
    Hominy Hospital EMS, Hominy, OK

Credentials

  • Nationally Registered EMT-Paramedic, 1986
  • State of Oklahoma Licensed Paramedic, 1986
  • State of Oklahoma EMS Instructor, 1993
  • Instructor Educator, 2007
  • Licensed or Certified as a Paramedic in the following states: Colorado, Kansas, Arkansas, and Missouri
  • Basic Life Support National Faculty, 2007-present, American Heart Association (AHA)
  • Pediatric Basic Life Support National Faculty, 1997-1999, AHA
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support Regional Faculty, AHA
  • ACLS-Experienced Provider Instructor, AHA
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support Regional Faculty, AHA
  • Prehospital Trauma Life Support Provider and Instructor, NAEMT/American College of Surgeons
  • Member, National and Oklahoma EMT Associations
  • Assisted in the development and first Team Coordinator for the Special Operations Medical Team with the Tulsa Police Department Special Operations Team, 1991
  • Licensed Private Pilot