Nick Prass – Consultant Clinical & Academic Advisor
Nick has joined the Australian Paramedical College team as a Consultant to assist in providing governance to the College’s clinical, education and emerging research platform.
Nick is a career clinician, senior health and emergency services manager and academic with greater than 25 year’s experience within the clinical, governance, operations, management and academic disciplines with extensive experience operating across the ambulance, industrial and remote offshore sectors in Australia and OS.
Nick has experience in clinical academia within both higher education, vocational and professional education arenas and was the inaugural Discipline Leader in Paramedic Science, during the development and introduction of the Bachelor of Paramedic Science at the University of the Sunshine Coast.
Nick is an active Fellow of Paramedics Australasia and Member, Australian & New Zealand College of Paramedicine. Nick maintains an active interest in evidence based practice and research within the paramedicine discipline and holds a publication record, presenting at national and international conferences.
Nick is a qualified intensive care paramedic and holds professional, vocational and higher education qualifications and experience in paramedicine, aeromedical rescue and retrieval, industrial health, mines rescue, OH&S, security and education is current completing a professional doctorate with his research focused on improving clinical governance standards and knowledge within the out of hospital paramedical sectors. Find out more about Nick via his LinkedIn profile.