March 2017: Professor Phelps presented on "Public Agencies And Private Organizations: Incident Management Interfacing" and "Hack It: The Non-Techie Guide To Creating Sophisticated Command Centers On The Cheap" at the Disaster Recovery International Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada.
January 2017: Professor Phelps was a guest on the Inside EMS Podcast with Kelly Grayson and Chris Cerbello talking about the challenges of using ketamine in the field.
October 2016: Professor Phelps appointed to the Editorial Board of the Prehospital Emergency Care.
October 2016: The NYC Ambulance History page on Facebook now exceeds 1,000 documents related to the history of ambulance work in New York City and exceeds 1,300 members!
June 2016: My thoughts on the Social Media and Critical Care (SMACC) Conference in Dublin: Article in EMSWorld and Interview by Richmond Ambulance Authority CEO Rob Lawrence's Word on the Street Column: Sharing the Craic on SMACC
June 2016: Professor Phelps is now a peer reviewer for the Irish Journal of Paramedicine
June 2016: Professor Phelps spoke at the World Conference on Disaster Management.
June 2016: Professor Phelps spoke at the FEMA Higher Education Conference.
May 2016: Professor Phelps' letter to the editor in response to this article: How a $2,000 ambulance ride reveals the Mafia-like nature of health care providers, insurance companies in the New York Daily News.
May 2016: Professor Phelps spoke on Public Relations & HIPAA at the Zoll Users Conference in Denver, Colorado. Here is the handout, the powerpoint, and the audio file (scratchy on new shirt, but audible.)
March 2016: Professor Phelps is now a peer reviewer for the British Paramedic Journal.
February 2016: Professor Phelps is now a peer reviewer for the European Journal of Emergency Medicine.
December 2015: Professor Phelps, in partnership with the Hoch Center for Emergency Medicine, met with senior staff of Beijing Emergency Ambulance 120 staff to discuss the US EMS system as Beijing is in the process of updating their EMS system.
The NYC Ambulance History page on Facebook now exceeds 800 documents related to the history of ambulance work in New York City and exceeds 1,000 members within the first year!
The 2015 Ambulance Science Fellowship and Disaster Science Fellowship Programs are full!
The next Ambulance Science Fellowship and Disaster Science Fellowship Programs begin in September 2016.
Loudon Fire Rescue EMS Captain Daniel Neal, MS, FAcEM, PhD talks about his experience as an Ambulance Science Fellow in the July 2015 EMSWorld: http://www.emsworld.com/article/12089453/becoming-an-ambulance-science-fello
Professor Phelps met with senior officals at Ningbo EMS (China) on October 13th, 2014.
Professor Phelps met with senior officals at Buenos Aires EMS on February 9th, 2013.