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David R. McGowan, ASHM

David R. McGowan, ASHM

David R. McGowan, ASHM, has more than 34 years of experience in EMS, serving as a clinician and administrator for fire- and hospital-based services. He is an accomplished expert in ambulance safety initiatives and a presenter at several national EMS conferences on the topics of ambulance safety and the culture of safety in EMS organizations. McGowan is currently employed with ZOLL as a consultant for their Road Safety System. He can be reached at dmcgowan@zoll.com.
 

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