Congratulations - Dr. Braithwaite
Pleased to announce that Dr. Sabina Braithwaite has been elected Vice-chair of the National EMS Advisory Council (NEMSAC) for 2016-17. U.S. Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx appointed her to NEMSAC last year. This group is authorized by Congress to advise the Department of Transportation and the Federal Interagency Committee on EMS (FICEMS) in all matters related to the practice of EMS Medicine in data collection, performance measurement, patient safety, and the EMS workforce. Since its creation in 2007, NEMSAC has played a key role in enhancing communication between EMS providers and agencies collaborating on EMS at the federal level paving the way for improving EMS systems and quality of care being delivered across the nation.