Prof. Dr. Christoph Redelsteiner, PhDr, MSW, MS, EMT-P, is professor at St. Pölten University of Applied Sciences, Dept. of Social Work and Health. He’s the Academic Director of the Master of Social Work Program, which has a General Social Work and Case Management track. He’s reseacher at the associated Ilse Arlt Institute for Social Inclusion Research with an emphasis on Primary Social and Health Care, Public Health and Crisis Intervention. He was the curriculum leader of the pilot RN-EMT-I Bachelor program. He is founder and scientific Director of the Master in Emergency Health Services Management Program at Danube University. Christoph is also a licensed paramedic, AMLS, EPC, PHTLS Instructor and has worked in Germany, the United States and Austria. He was the first recipient of the James O. Page/JEMS Leadership award and is a recipient of an EMS 10 Innovators award. He is the principal editor of the german language Paramedic Manual and member #1 of the Austrian Paramedic Association. He is also a member of the JEMS International Editorial Board representing Austria.