Fire Service Presentations

2013

Title: Episode 738: Firemedically Speaking on Sudden Cardiac Death
Type of Presentation: Radio Show
Organization/Location: Fire Engineering Talk Radio

Title: Cardiovascular Health in the Fire Service
Type of Presentation: Keynote Lecture
Organization/Location: Public Safety Medical, the Indiana Fire Chiefs Association and the Professional Fire Fighters Union of Indiana, Brownsburg, IN

2012

Title: Public Safety Health & Wellness Update
Type of Presentation: Symposium
Organization/Location: Cambridge Health Alliance, Cambridge, MA

2011

Title: Heart Disease in the Fire Service: Interacting Roles of Strenuous Duty, Aging, Lifestyle, and Fitness
Type of Presentation: Invited Plenary Speaker
Organization/Location: Ontario Association of Fire Chiefs Annual Conference, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Title: Invited Plenary Lecture on Cardiovascular Disease and Symposium Participant
Type of Presentation: Invited Plenary Lecture and Symposium Participant
Organization/Location: The National Fallen Firefighters Foundation’s Second National Fire Service Research Agenda Symposium, United States Fire Academy, Emmitsburg, MD. The National Fallen Firefighters Foundation is a fire service organization working to decrease line of duty deaths and injuries in the fire service. The Foundation’s symposium seeks to identify and prioritize research needs that will ultimately lead to a safer and healthier fire service.

Title: Cardiovascular Disease in the Fire Service
Type of Presentation: Invited Presentation on the Occupational Diseases Workshop
Organization/Location: Health, Safety, and EMS Conference, International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF), John P. Redmond Foundation, New York, NY

Title: Creating a Wellness Program for a Police Department
Type of Presentation: Invited Speaker and Panelist
Organization/Location: Massachusetts Municipal Managers Association (MMMA)

2010

Title: Cardiovascular Disease in Firefighters
Type of Presentation: Invited Speaker
Organization/Location: Professional Firefighters of Massachusetts (PFFM)

Title: Fitness & Law Enforcement: The Good, the Bad, & the Health Benefits
Type of Presentation: Invited Presentation
Organization/Location: The Annual Meeting of the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP), Police Physicians Section and IACP, Orlando, FL

Title: Developing a Wellness Program in a Police Department (Given with the Holden, MA Police Department)
Type of Presentation: Invited Presentation
Organization/Location: The Annual Meeting of the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP), Police Physicians Section and IACP, Orlando, FL

2009

Title: Cardiovascular Disease in the Fire Service: State of the Science
Type of Presentation: Invited Plenary Talk
Organization/Location: International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF), John P. Redmond Foundation Symposium on the Occupational Health and Hazards of the Fire Service, Los Angeles, CA

2008

Title: Cardiovascular Disease In Firefighters: State of the Science
Type of Presentation: Plenary Talk and Panel Discussant
Organization/Location: “How to Reduce Cardiovascular Mortality in Your Fire Department,” Attended by firefighters and fire departments from across New England and NY State. Sponsored by the New England College of Occupational & Environmental Medicine (NECOEM) and the Occupational & Environmental Medicine Association of Connecticut, Sturbridge, MA.

2007

Title: Heart Disease in Firefighters
Type of Presentation: Special Guest Lecturer
Organization/Location: United States Fire Academy, Emmitsburg, MD

Title: On-Duty Heart Disease in the Fire Service
Type of Presentation: Keynote Speaker
Organization/Location: First Annual Symposium on Health and Safety in the Workplace, Hellenic Fire Academy, Athens, Greece