Author Biography

Brett Williams BAVEd, Grad Cert ICP, Grad Dip EmergHlth, MHlthSc, PhD (Candidate) MACAP, NAEMSE.

Brett Williams is a senior lecturer at Monash University (Department of Community Emergency Health & Paramedic Practice) with over 15 years experience in paramedic education. He has been heavily involved in the ideological transition of paramedic education from vocational origins to the higher education sector and has developed curriculum for both undergraduate and postgraduate students in face-to-face and e-learning modes.

Brett is currently undertaking his PhD. Brett's research and teaching interests are focused on the paradigm of student-centred learning, alternative learning opportunities, innovative teaching strategies and interprofessional education.


Qualitative analysis of undergraduate paramedic students' perceptions of using case-based learning in an online learning environment

Using creative and contemporary teaching strategies to promote emancipation, empowerment and achievement in undergraduate paramedic students - a personal reflection The Implementation of Case-Based Learning - Shaping the Pedagogy in Ambulance Education Opinion "Developmental Disability Medicine: Is it time for its inclusion into the paramedic curriculum?" an interview with Dr Jane Tracy

Removal of Invasive Devices from Deceased Persons: Forensic implications for Paramedics - A Victorian Perspective. an Interview with Professor Stephen Cordner Book Reviews "eACLS" American College of Emergency Physicians & National Safety Council. February 2004. Conference Reports OLT-2005 "Beyond Delivery" Conference 27 September 2005, QUT, Brisbane The Australian College of Ambulance Professionals 2004 National Conference at Alice Springs September 9-11

Mr Ian Mosley is a Research Fellow with the National Stroke Research Institute and a PhD Candidate with the University of Melbourne. His current reseach project involves investigating the emergency recognition and management of acute stroke in both the prehospital and emergency department settings.

Ian is the National President for the Australian College of Ambulace Professionals, and General Manager of Clinical & Non Emergency Operations for Metropolitan Ambulance Service (MAS) in Victoria, Australia, where he has held this position since 1995. He is responsible for managing all Clinical Audit for the organisation and the setting of standards in Clinical practice through the Medical Standards Committee. He has 25 years experience as a paramedic and extensive ambulance management experience.

Ian has represented MAS on the Ministerial Taskforce on Education and Training and the Ministerial Taskforce Working Party on Trauma and Emergency Care. He has a wide range of professional affiliations and Committee roles including the Australasian Trauma Society, State Trauma Committee, Convention of Ambulance Authorities Clinical Committee and the Australian Resuscitation Council Victoria committee.

Ian has presented papers at national and international conferences. He is involved as a Researcher with a number of trials looking at aspects of prehospital care, and is currently a PhD supervisor at the University of Melbourne.