Doug began his EMS career in 1973. He became the Director of the Emergency Medical Services Learning Resources Center at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics. He retired from the University in 2014. Doug currently serves as a member of the Board of Directors for the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP). Doug has been a member of the CoAEMSP Board of Directors since 2002.
Doug is a Site Visitor for the CoAEMSP, CoARATE (Assistive Technology), CoA-ACS (Advanced Cardiovascular Technology) and CoA-SBBT (Specialist in Blood Bank Technology).
Doug is one of the identified “Readers” that review the CoAEMSP self-studies and develops the Executive Analysis for the programs applying for accreditation.