Your Instructor is an emergency medicine PA and WEMT with a particular interest in backcountry and marine medicine. His 42 years of experience includes service as a fire/rescue crewman, professional ski patroller, mountain rescue team leader, and medical practitioner in hospital emergency departments and remote clinics. He has been an instructor of Wilderness Medical Associates International courses since the inception of the company and served as its Curriculum Director for more than 25 years. He is the primary instructor for Offshore Emergency Medicine®.
Jeff is also a licensed captain and an experienced mariner, having logged thousands of miles in the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans and the Caribbean Sea. His marine resume includes 20 years as an instructor and course director with the Hurricane Island Outward Bound School, as well serving a captain, mate, and medical officer aboard sail training vessels, yacht deliveries, and his own series of good old boats.