Emergency Medical Services

Office: (937) 512-5446

Email: james.simonson@sinclair.edu



Doctor of Education: Northcentral University -- In Progress

Master of Music: University of Kansas 1988

Bachelor of Music Education: Eastern Illinois University 1986


Medical Certifications/Affiliations:

State of Ohio EMT-Paramedic

State of Ohio EMS Instructor

American Heart Association ACLS Instructor

American Heart Association BLS for Healthcare Providers Instructor

National Fire Academy - EMS Special Operations

National Association of EMS Educators

Advanced Burn Life Support Provider


Primary Courses:

EMS 135, 136, 137, 138 - Paramedic Certification - Spring Cohort

EMS 202 - EMS Management: Med Legal/CQI - A.A.S. in EMS Degree Course

ALH 107 - Intro to Electrocardiography (Short Term Certificate)

ALH 130 - Electrocardiography for the Healthcare Provider - Medical Assisting Degree Program


EMS Experience:

Disaster Medical Assistance Team (DMAT) OH-5 1999-Present

Senior Paramedic: Dayton Fire Department 2000-2006

Paramedic: Dayton Fire Department 1995-2000

Firefighter/Paramedic: Riverside Fire Department 1991-1995


Music Organizations:

Currently perform professionally with the Ohio Valley Symphony since 1993

Former member U.S.A.F. Band of Flight Active Duty with USAF from 1990-1994